New Puskás Ferenc Stadium

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Puskás Ferenc Stadion
Location Budapest, Hungary
Owner MLSZ
Capacity 67,889[1]
Surface Grass
Construction
Built 2015
Opened 2018
Construction cost €114,000,000
Tenants
Hungary

The New Puskás Ferenc Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium set to be built in Budapest, Hungary. The stadium's construction will start sometime in 2015 and will be finished by 2018. It will be used mainly for football matches. The Stadium is planned to be all-seater with a capacity of 67,889. The Hungarian Football Federation will meet all UEFA and FIFA stadium requirements and expects to be awarded the 5-star rating when construction is finished.


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On 26 June 2014, László Vigh said that the construction of the new stadium will cost 90-100 billion Hungarian forint.[2]

On 19 September 2014, the UEFA appointed Budapest to host three group games and one round of 16 game at the UEFA Euro 2020. [3][4]

On 19 September 2014, Sándor Csányi, the president of the Hungarian Football Federation, said that the fact that Budapest can host the UEFA Euro 2020 is a big achievement of the Hungarian sport diplomacy.[5]

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