Monday, 30 June 2008

Fan Fest Gutersloh Euro 08 Final

Fan Fest Pictures And Video From Gutersloh (Germany)
Germany v spain 0-1

Around 20,000 In Main Square

Friday, 20 June 2008

Euro 2008 Fan Fest Gutersloh

Fan Fest Pictures And Video From Gutersloh (Germany)
Germany v Portugal 3-2
On a Wet Night Around 6,000 In Main Square

Monday, 2 June 2008

Germany v Serbia (2nd game today)

International Friendly Match

Germany 2 Serbia 1

Veltins Arena Gelsenkirchen
Live Stadium Webcam

May 31st 2008 5.30pm Kick Off
Attendance 53,951 (Seating Only)
Weather Hot +28 (Roof half closed made it very sticky)

Ticket Nord Tribune 25 Euro

Atmosphere 3/5
Ground 4/5
Referee 4/5
Beer 3/5 (3.20 Euro for a veltins Pills)
(Food 3/5 (Large Chips 3 Euros)
Entertainment 3/5

View Of The Old Schalke 04 Stadium From The New Stadium

A Fact
The Veltins Arena is considered one of the most modern stadiums in the world. Originally named the Arena AufSchalke, it opened in 2001 as the new home ground for the football club Schalke 04 . It hosted the 2004 Champions League Final final and 5 matches in the 2006 World Cup , including a quarter-final. Accredited as a 5 Star UEFA Stadium , it has a league capacity of 61,482 (standing and seated) and an international capacity of 53,951 (seated only). The naming rights to the stadium were sold in 2005 to the German brewery Veltins.

Sunday, 1 June 2008

Rot-Weiss Essen v VfB Lübeck (1st game today)

Regionalliga Nord (Germany)

Rot-Weiss Essen 0 VfB Lübeck 1

May 31st 2008 1.30pm Kick Off
Attendance 18,027

Weather Hot and sunny +21

Ticket Standing 8 Euro

Atmosphere 5/5
(Good old battle the RWE fans had with the riot police at the end as they go down a league)
Ground 3/5
Referee 4/5
Beer 4/5 ( 2 Euro for a König Pilsener)

(Food 4/5 (Bratwurst 2 Euro)
Entertainment 5/5

A Fact

Hibs of Scotland were the first British side to play in the European cup. There opponents where RWE in 1955, Hibs won 4-0 In Essen and drew 1-1 at Easter Road.