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Red Bull Arena
EM Stadion Wals-Siezenheim, Bullen-Arena
March 8, 2003
Summer 2005, May 6, 2006 - July 25, 2007
SWS Stadion Salzburg Planungs- und Errichtungsgesellschaft m.b.H
€ 45 million
105 x 68 m
Red Bull Salzburg
Red Bull Arena, known during and before the Euro 2008 football championship as the EM Stadion , is a Wals-Siezenheim ( · help ) info football stadium in Wals-Siezenheim, a municipality in the suburb of Salzburg, Austria. It was officially opened in March 2003 and is the home ground of Red Bull Salzburg. Previously, the club played at Stadion Lehen.
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seating capacity is 31,895. The stadium's previous capacity was 18,200, but was recently expanded to over 30,000 so that it was able to accommodate the [1 ] 2008 European Football Championships.
The "EM Stadion Wals-Siezenheim" was the only stadium in the
Austrian Bundesliga which uses artificial turf. Polytan's FIFA 2-Star Recommended 40mm surface Ligaturf with a 25mm elastic layer was installed in 2005, but since Summer 2010 natural lawn has been used.
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Coordinates: 47°48′58.55″N 12°59′53.62″E / 47.8162639°N 12.9982278°E