This is their only top flight title to date in play in East Germany or the unified Germany.
They also captured the last ever East German Cup with a 1–0 win over FC Stahl Eisenhüttenstadt.
This was not an uncommon occurrence in East German football, as clubs were regularly renamed, re-structured, dismantled or shuffled from city to city at the direction of well-placed communist officials.
is a German association football club based in the city of Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.They have emerged as one of the most successful clubs from the former East Germany and have made several appearances in the top-flight Bundesliga.Liga and Rostock found itself in a playoff versus the third place third division club FC Ingolstadt.Hansa lost both legs of the contest and was sent down to the 3. Bundesliga alongside the top two third tier teams which advanced automatically by virtue of their finishes.Hansa struggles with hooliganism, estimating up to 500 supporters to be leaning towards violence.
In 2005, the club successfully sued three streakers who disrupted their 2003 match against Hertha BSC to recoup the €20,000 they were fined by the German Football Association (DFB) for failing to maintain adequate security at their ground.The original Ostseestadion was built in 1954, with the participation of several hundred citizens of Rostock who helped for free.The first international match in the Ostseestadion of East Germany was on 26 September 1956. Hansa Rostock II, has played as high as Regionalliga level, last playing in the Regionalliga Nord in 2009–10.The club's poor form continued in 2009–10 and they finished third-last.With this season, a new promotion/relegation format accompanied the introduction of the 3.In 2001, the stadium was refurbished and modified to accommodate 30,000 spectators. The team currently plays in the tier five NOFV-Oberliga Nord.