VfL Bochum 1848 has a new premium partner, ARDEX is further expanding its commitment to the club. The company, which is based only 10 miles away from Bochum in Witten, is a manufacturer of building materials. ARDEX employs over 3,500 people worldwide, and has been a top partner and supporter of VfL’s Talentwerk academy.

"We are of course very pleased that ARDEX is now a Premium Partner after many years of good partnership," said Christoph Wortmann, Director of Marketing and Sales and member of the management board. "VfL and ARDEX are a good match, because just like us, our near neighbours stand for the values of innovation and tradition."

"We are connected even more. Both VfL and ARDEX are down-to-earth, family-oriented, and passionate," says Dr. Markus Stolper, Managing Director of Marketing and Sales at ARDEX. "We are really looking forward to the next step in the premium partnership in the top league. We wish VfL many exciting and victorious games."