Ernest Pohl Stadium

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Stadion imienia Ernesta Pohla
Stadion Górnika Zabrze
Stadion imienia Ernesta Pohla
Former names Adolf Hitler Kampfbahn (1934-1946)
Stadion Górnik (1946-2005)
Location Zabrze, Poland
Owner City of Zabrze
Operator Górnik Zabrze
Capacity 24,413[1] (31,871 after completion)
Field size 105 m x 68 m
Surface Grass
Construction
Opened September 2, 1934
Renovated ongoing
Construction cost 150 mln PLN (netto), 200 mln (brutto)
Tenants
Górnik Zabrze

The Ernest Pohl Stadium, or Górnik Zabrze Stadium, is a football stadium in Zabrze, Poland. It is the home ground of Górnik Zabrze. Originally constructed in 1934, it is currently in the process of complete rebuilding.

Górnik Zabrze Stadium

History[edit]

Built in 1934 as Adolf-Hitler-Kampfbahn (en: Adolf Hitler Arena), this name was used until 1946. In 2004 it was given the new name of Ernest Pohl, a famous Polish footballer who played for Górnik Zabrze.

New stadium[edit]

A first stage of renovation was approved for 150 million złoty, and is to hold 24,413 spectators.[1] Three stands were opened in February 2016. Completed stadium will have capacity of 31,871.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Arena Zabrze - podział sektorów". 29 January 2016. Retrieved 21 February 2016. 

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Coordinates: 50°17′46.74″N 18°46′6.83″E / 50.2963167°N 18.7685639°E / 50.2963167; 18.7685639