Farum Park

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Farum Park
Location Idrætsvænget 2
3520 Farum
Coordinates 55°48′57″N 12°21′12″E / 55.815847°N 12.353289°E / 55.815847; 12.353289
Owner Furesø Municipality
Capacity 10,100 (9,800 seats)
Record attendance 10,300 (Nordsjælland vs. Horsens, 2012)
Field size 105 x 68 m
Surface Artificial Turf
Construction
Built 1999
Opened 1999
Architect Gert Andersen ApS
Structural engineer Jørgen Wessberg A/S
General contractor Hoffmann A/S
Tenants
Nordsjælland (Danish Superliga) (2003–present)
Farum Boldklub (1999–present)
Denmark under-21 national team (2002–2006)
Mermaid Bowl (?-2011)
UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship (2002)

Farum Park is a football stadium, located in Farum, Denmark and is the home ground of FC Nordsjælland. It has a capacity of 10,100 of which 9,800 are seated. Farum Park is the first stadium in the Danish Superliga with an artificial turf, installed in 2012. The grass is from Limonta Sport - a leading company in the production and distribution of synthetic grass for sports. Farum Park is a modern stadium with LED-banners, a hotel with 35 rooms and a fitness center.

National games[edit]

Farum Park has three times been used as home ground for the Danish female national team. Further it has been venue of several youth and female national matches:[1]

Date Home team Res. Away team Competition Spectators
26 April 2000 Denmark U-21 1–2 Sweden U-21 Friendly match 4,418
4 May 2000 Denmark U-21 0–7 Norway U-21 Friendly match ?
24 April 2001 Denmark U-21 0–2 Slovenia U-21 Friendly match 1,822
27 April 2002 Denmark U-17 4–4 Netherlands U-17 2002 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship ?
29 April 2002 Denmark U-17 6–0 Finland U-17 2002 UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship ?
11 October 2002 Denmark U-21 9–0 Luxembourg U-21 2004 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 1,117
19 November 2002 Denmark U-21 0–1 Poland U-21 Friendly match 553
6 June 2003 Denmark U-21 2–0 Norway U-21 2004 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 2,005
9 September 2003 Denmark U-21 0–0 Romania U-21 2004 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 1,485
15 November 2003 Denmark U-21 1–1 Italy U-21 2004 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 2,815
22 May 2004 Denmark 2–0 Spain 2005 UEFA Women's Championship qualifying 1,117
3 September 2004 Denmark U-21 3–2 Ukraine U-21 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 608
12 October 2004 Denmark U-21 1–1 Turkey U-21 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 1,938
7 June 2005 Denmark U-21 7–0 Albania U-21 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 1,343
6 September 2005 Denmark U-21 1–0 Georgia U-21 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 1,024
25 September 2005 Denmark 3–0 Belgium 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup qualifying 1,316
7 October 2005 Denmark U-21 2–1 Greece U-21 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 1,047
5 September 2006 Denmark U-21 0–2 Sweden U-21 2007 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying 2,375
30 August 2008 Denmark 1–2 Sweden Friendly match 2,345
9 June 2009 Denmark U-21 0–4 Italy U-23 Unofficial match 1,570

Attendance average for FC Nordsjælland in Farum Park[edit]

2011/2012: 5801
2010/2011: 4470
2009/2010: 4636
2008/2009: 4020
2007/2008: 4197
2006/2007: 3859
2005/2006: 3504
2004/2005: 2968
2003/2004: 2962
2002/2003: 3355

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Landsholdsdatabasen" (in Danish). Danish Football Association. Retrieved 2010-03-08. 

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