Hannoverscher Sportverein von 1896 otherwise known as Hannover 96 is guarding the city's football frontier since its establishment in 1896. Football lovers of Lower Saxony's capital city buy Hannover football tickets to show their strong support to the local club irrespective of the day and season. There is nothing more sumptuous than on field rivalries with Eintracht Braunschweig and VfL Wolfsburg for the local football fans. The local club, fondly called Die Roten because of their red jerseys, won two league and one DFB-Pokal title. Football matches in Hannover are played in The HDI-Arena. The covered stadium can accommodate 43,000 football fans during international matches. It was one of the prime venues of 2006 FIFA World Cup. The stadium was founded in 1954 when huge amount of debris from the ruins of Hannover city on the aftermath of World War II was used to lay the foundation of the stadium.