Designed with eco-friendly measures, it has a gigantic rainwater collection system to water the ground when required.india Updated: May 11, 2006 18:13 IST
Home to 1.FC Nuremberg, the Frankenstadion stadium has undergone many reconstruction phases to date. The latest been completed in April 2005.
The cost that amounted to € 56 million has brought some innovative changes in the stadium. Designed with eco-friendly measures, it has a gigantic rainwater collection system to water the ground when required.
The Nuremberg stadiumalso incorporates an environment optimization scheme to make use of limited resources.
Earlier famous as the Municipal Stadium, Frankenstadion will serve host to England in the group matches.
First Published: May 09, 2006 18:20 IST