Hidegkuti Nándor Stadium
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Hidegkuti Nándor Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Budapest, Hungary. The stadium can hold 12,700 people (27,000 in the 1990s) and was built in 1912. It was renamed after the MTK and Hungary footballer Nándor Hidegkuti.
The stadium was used in the film Escape to Victory.
Tamás Deutsch, Hungarian Parliament MP, announced that by 2016 a new stadium will have been built. The club have 6.5 billion HUF to spend on reconstruction. The construction of a new stadium is expected to be finished in 2016. The new facility will be able to host 5000 spectators and will be the home of the Sándor Károly Football Academy. The first phase of the construction will start at the end of the 2013-14 Hungarian League season with the demolition of the current stadium. During the construction the club will play their matches at one of the stadiums in Budapest, decided by the fans of the club.
- "MTK: 2020-ig 6.5 milliárd a létesítmények fejlesztésére". www.nso.hu. 24 April 2014.
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