VfL Bochum is a German professional football club based in Bochum, North Rhine-Westphalia. The club was founded in 1848 and has a long and storied history in German football. VfL Bochum's tradition... al home kit is blue with white accents, blue shorts, and blue socks. The away kit often reverses the color scheme to be white with blue details. VfL Bochum is also famous in the kit community for their very bold rainbow kits during the 1990s. In addition to their kits, VfL Bochum is also known for their passionate fans and their stadium, the Vonovia Ruhrstadion, which has a capacity of over 27,000 and has hosted several major international events, including the 1974 World Cup.