Veltins Arena

Arena AufSchalke, commonly known as Veltins-Arena, is a football stadium in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. It is the home base of football club Schalke 04 and it has a total capacity of 62,271. The stadium was opened in 2001 and is one of the most modern stadiums recently built. The stadium has a retractable pitch as well as a retractable roof.