LASK Linz is an Austrian football club based in the Upper-Austrian state capital Linz. They currently feature in the Austrian Bundesliga.

LASK Linz were established on August 7,1908 as Linzer Sportclub and were rechristened as Linzer Athletik Sport-Klub on September 14,1919.

In 1965 Linz became the first club outside of Vienna to win the league. That was their first and so far only Austrian league championship to-date. Linz also won the Austrian Cup that year.

LASK Linz play their home matches at the Lizner Stadion that can accommodate 14,100 spectators. They bear the nickname “The Black-Whites”.

Country Austria Austria
City Linz
Founded 1908

In 1995 Linz officially became LASK Linz. They have never worn a sponsor’s name on their shirts. In 1997 they merged with city rivals FC Linz but the latter cancelled the merger before long.