Tehelné pole

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Tehelné pole
Tehelne pole.jpg
Full nameTehelné pole
LocationViktora Tegelhoffa 4 Bratislava, Slovakia
Coordinates48°9′48.81″N 17°8′12.68″E / 48.1635583°N 17.1368556°E / 48.1635583; 17.1368556
Executive suites42[1]
Field size105 x 68 m
Broke groundJuly 2013
Construction cost 75 million
ArchitectKarol Kállay[2]
General contractorStrabag
ŠK Slovan Bratislava (2019–present)
Slovakia national football team (2019–present)

Tehelné pole or National football stadium is a multi-use stadium in Bratislava, Slovakia. It was completed in 2019 and is used for football matches, including the home matches of ŠK Slovan Bratislava and the Slovakia national football team. This project concerns mutual assistance between well-known Slovak entrepreneur Ivan Kmotrík as the owner of ŠK Slovan Bratislava and Government of Slovakia. The stadium has a capacity of 22,500 spectators, and replaced the old Tehelné pole stadium, which was demolished in summer 2013.


Tehelné pole was a neighborhood in Bratislava, Slovakia, characterized by the presence of several sports facilities. Administratively, the neighborhood belongs to Nové Mesto borough, situated around 5 km north-east of the centre. The German and Hungarian names for this locality are Ziegelfeld and Téglamező.


Tehelné Pole is located in the third district of Bratislava, Slovakia. The Arena can be approached by Tram, Trolleybus and Bus.[3]

Service Stop Line Walking distance from Tehelné pole
Tram Nová doba, Odbojárov 2, 4 300–400 m
Trolleybus Zimný Štadión 204, 205, 207 600 m
Bus Bajkalská, Nová doba 39, 53, 61, 74, 78, 98 200–250 m

Drivers can park directly under the National Football Stadium. There are place for 994 cars. An additional 365 parking spaces offer the Ondrej Nepela Arena, which is approximately 300 m away from the stadium or Polus City Center, which offer 1.683 parking spaces. This shopping center is located on Vajnorská 100 street, which is 350 m away.

Milestone matches[edit]

  1. ^ Only a trial match.
  2. ^ Limited capacity; access allowed to season ticket holders only.
  3. ^ The official opening match.

International matches[edit]

Tehelné Pole Stadium has hosted 1 match of the Slovakia national team (1 friendly and 0 competitive games).

Concert venue[edit]

The stadium also serves as a concert venue. Slovak band Elán was the first band to perform at the National Football Stadium. The list of concerts can be seen below:

Date Artist or Event Title Attendance
29 May 2019 Elán ~20,000[4]
5 June 2019 Kabát ~26,000[5]

Other stadiums/venues nearby[edit]

Other stadiums or venues near Tehelné pole locality include Štadión Pasienky (built 1962), home ground for FK Inter Bratislava, ice hockey Ondrej Nepela Arena (built 2011), home of the team HC Slovan Bratislava and the National Tennis Centre (built 2003), which is used for Fed Cup as well as Davis Cup matches, concerts and other events.


  1. ^ "Štadión v číslach" (in Slovak). Národný futbalový štadión. Retrieved 2 July 2019.
  2. ^ Dopirák, Igor (30 November 2017). "Architekt Národného futbalového štadióna: Každý štadión má slepé miesta". sme.sk. Retrieved 2 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Linky MHD a IHS". Bratislava: imhd.sk. Retrieved 2 July 2019.
  4. ^ "VIDEO: Elán odohral svoj premiérový koncert na novom Tehelnom poli - koľko ľudí naň prišlo? | Kultúra | Bratislavské noviny". www.bratislavskenoviny.sk.
  5. ^ "Kabát oslávil v Bratislave svoje 30. výročie, gratulovať prišlo 26-tisíc fanúšikov". hudba.zoznam.sk.

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Coordinates: 48°09′49″N 17°08′13″E / 48.1636°N 17.1369°E / 48.1636; 17.1369