Viking Fotballklubb is one of the most powerful contestants in the Eliteserien, which is Norway’s top-tier football competition. It began its journey in 1899 in Stavanger and had its tasted victory for the first time when it won the finals of the Norwegian Cup in 1953. This started a rich legacy built on milestone victories. The club has spent many great years playing in the Eliteserien league and it has won the titles multiple times. It has competed in the UEFA Cup on numerous occasions and has gone head-to-head with behemoth clubs like Chelsea and Sporting CP.