Zentralstadion

Zentralstadion

Now called the Red Bull Arena, the Zentralstadion is located in Leipzig in former East Germany. It was used to host five matches in FIFA's World Cup 2006.

Opened in 1956, Zentralstadion is home stadium for second divsion team RB Leipzig. As well as football it is also used to host music concerts. Rebuilt from 2000 to 2004, it was the only stadium from former East Germany to be used in World Cup 2006.


Location: Leipzig

Capacity: 43,000

Construction: 1954 - 1956, Renovated : 2000 - 2004

Matches: Serbia and Montenegro 0 : 1 Netherlands (June 11), Spain 4 : 0 Ukraine (June 14), France 1 : 1 Korea Republic (June 18), Iran 1 : 1 Angola (June 21), Argenitina 2 : 1 Mexico (June 24)


World Cup 2006 Venues : Olympiastadion, Allianz Arena, Signal Iduna Park, Veltins Arena, Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, AOL Arena, Commerzbank-Arena, Fritz Walter Stadion, Rhein Energy Stadion, AWD Arena, Zentralstadion, easyCredit-Stadion