Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf

The Rheinstadion in Düsseldorf, Germany (sponsored name: “ESPRIT arena”) is a multifunctional arena which is pretty young: It has been built between 2002 und 2004. It is home to the soccer club Fortuna Düsseldorf – currently once again in the first German league – and offers space for 54.600 supporters.

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Family business

Grundig-Stadion, Nürnberg

Already when we made a stop at the motorway close to Nürnberg, Germany the staff was worried that we might win and the 1. FC Nürnberg (called Der Club) might loose its headcoach. Throughout the tour I had a lot of sympathy for the Clubberer – when walking to the stadium we were surrounded by families going to see the match; a friendly atmosphere I didn’t see anywhere else.

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