Stadion Rote Erde - Dortmund, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug
N 51° 29.640 E 007° 27.231
32U E 392665 N 5705895
Quick Description: Stadion Rote Erde is the current home of the Borussia Dortund II Football Club also the former home of the Borussia Dortmund Football Club and is located next to Westfalenstadion.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 11/8/2020 8:52:07 AM
Waymark Code: WM13CHF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
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Long Description:
This stadium was built as part of a Volspark (people's park) between 1924 and 1926. It contains a soccer pitch in the center and a running track around the perimeter.

The Borussia Dortmund Soccer Club played here between 1937 and 1974, after which they moved to Westfalenstadion. During the Second World War, this stadium was badly damaged by bombing, but was rebuilt to serve Dortmund after the war.

Currently, the Borussia Dortmund II soccer team (4th tier of German soccer, serving as a development team for Borussia Dortmund's Bundesliga team) calls this stadium home and 9,999 fans can attend the fixtures.

Track and field events are also hosted at Stadion Rote Erde.
It's the home of which team(s)?: Borussia Dortmund II

Which professional sports are played here?: Soccer and Track and Field

Capacity (number of seats): 9999

Opening Date: 1/1/1926

Guided Tours: no

Venue's Website or Team's Website: [Web Link]

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