Fosshaugane Campus

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Fosshaugane Campus
Sogndal Stadion in September 2012.
Former names Fosshaugane Stadion
Location Sogndalsfjøra, Norway
Coordinates 61°13′55″N 7°05′07″E / 61.231983°N 7.085238°E / 61.231983; 7.085238Coordinates: 61°13′55″N 7°05′07″E / 61.231983°N 7.085238°E / 61.231983; 7.085238
Broke ground December 2004
Opened 7 July 2006
Owner Sogndal Fotball
Operator Sogndal Fotball
Surface Artificial turf (from May 2012)
Capacity 5,523
Record attendance 7,000 (5 September 1976)
Field dimensions 105 × 68 m
Tenants
Sogndal Fotball (2006–present)

Fosshaugane Campus is the current home ground for the football team, Sogndal Fotball. It is also a combined with a school's campus, from where it got its name.

The stadium was inaugurated on 7 July 2006 when Sogndal beat Bryne 2–0. In a 2012 survey carried out by the Norwegian Players' Association among away-team captains, Fosshaugane was ranked lowest amongst league stadiums, with a score of 1.93 on a scale from one to five.[1]

Facts[edit]

  • Capacity: 5,523 (5,300 seated)[2]
  • Record attendance: 7,000 (Sogndal – Start, 5 September 1976)
  • Opening game: 7 July 2006 (Sogndal – Bryne)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lerkendal nest beste fotballbane" (in Norwegian). Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation. 28 November 2012. Archived from the original on 30 November 2012. Retrieved 30 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Nøkkelinfo" (in Norwegian). Sogndal Fotball. 6 March 2012. Retrieved 27 February 2013. 

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