Stadion An der Alten Försterei

The stadium of Union Berlin is the Stadion An der Alten Försterei. This is the biggest football stadium in Berlin that is intended for football only. The stadium can welcome 22.012 supporters and there are standing areas, as well as seated ones. The name of the stadium originates from an old forester’s hut next to the stadium where the offices of the club are located today. Would you like to know more about the Stadion An der Alten Försterei? Continue reading!

The reconstruction of the Stadion An der Alten Försterei

The stadium officially opened in 1920 and it has renovated constantly after the opening. The biggest changes in the stadium are the instalment of spotlights in 2000, rooftops that were built over the standing areas and the construction of a new headstand. It is rather special that 2300 volunteers constructed the renovations of the stadium. Due to the fans of the club having reconstructed the stadium, made the club save millions of euros. Nowhere in the world has it occurred that this number of volunteers have signed up to rebuild their heroes’ stadium. The bond the supporters have with their club is very special. You’ll absolutely feel this passion at the Stadion An der Alten Försterei during your football trip to Union Berlin!