Djurgarden

Djurgardens IF Fotbollsforening – commonly known as Djurgardens IF, Djurgarden Fotboll (official name), Djurgarden (IPA: [ˈjʉ̂ːrˌɡoːɖɛn]), and (especially locally) Djurgar'n (IPA: [ˈjʉ̌ː(r)ɡɔɳ]), Dif or DIF – is the association football department of Djurgardens IF. Founded 1891 on the island Djurgarden, the club's home ground is Tele2 Arena, situated in the Johanneshov district of Stockholm.

Competing in the highest Swedish tier, Allsvenskan, the club has won the league twelve times and the cup five times. The league titles have mainly been won during three separate eras. The first period was the 1910s, when they won four league titles. The second era occurred in the 1950s and 60s, when Djurgarden also won the league four times. The most recent era was the first half of the 00s when they won both the league and the cup three times.

Fans of the club, called djurgardare, are found all over Stockholm and Sweden. However, Ostermalm, where Djurgarden's former home ground Stadion is situated, is by some considered the club's heartland.

Djurgarden