Tag: Germany

Swanky SAP Garden slated for September opening

SAP Garden opening in September

Its official: On September 27th, the SAP Garden in Munich (Germany) will open its doors to the public for the first time – and with a bang! ‘Red Bull Muenchen’ stated that the professional ice hockey team Red Bull Munich will kick off the opening weekend from September 27th-29th with a... » Read more

‘Yay’ for Germany Ludwigsparkstadion revamp

Green light for renovation of Ludwigspark

The City Council has given the green light for the renovation and expansion of the Ludwigsparkstadion in Saarbrücken, Germany. Accordingly, among other upgrade works, the capacity of the stadium will be increased from the current 16,000 to 18,500. ‘sr.de’ stated that the Saarbrücken City... » Read more

Fiscal aid to ensure MHPArena EURO 2024 venue

Another 20 Million for Stuttgart stadium

The City of Stuttgart has approved an additional funding package of €20m (£17.1m/$21.8m) in an effort to ensure the MHPArena retains its place as a host stadium for Germany’s staging of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) EURO 2024. ‘STUTTGARTER NACHRICHTEN’ stated that the... » Read more

Carolina Panthers to ‘growl’ in Allianz Arena

NFL will return to Allianz Arena

American football is coming back to the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany, as the National Football League (NFL) returns to the Bundesliga giants FC Bayern Munich’s home stadium with a regular-season game in 2024. The home team this year is the Carolina Panthers. ‘FC Bayern München’ quoted... » Read more

Uber takes Berlin venues’ naming rights

Mercedes-Benz Arena Berlin naming rights

Global brand Uber is taking the naming rights for AEG’s two venues in Berlin-Friedrichshain in Germany, as well as the surrounding entertainment district. The iconic venues as well as the surrounding entertainment district will now be known as Uber Arena, Uber Eats Music Hall and Uber... » Read more

Bayern home renaming caught in UEFA clauses!

Franz Beckenbauer stadium during EURO 2024

Discussions are on between the EURO 2024 organizers and the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) on renaming the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany, after the German soccer legend Franz Beckenbauer for the four-week period of the EURO 2024 tournament. ‘Bild’ stated that so far it is... » Read more

Germany handball show burst-at-seams crowd

Handball attendance record in Germany

The Men’s European Handball Federation EHF EURO 2024 in Germany at the MERKUR SPIEL-ARENA in Düsseldorf was held on January 10th in front of a world-record audience, setting the stage for what is likely to become the biggest European Handball Championship in history. ‘EHF’ stated that 53,586... » Read more