The official website for European football

Final

Published: Wednesday 17 June 2009, 16.11CET
The Arena Hamburg has been bestowed with the honour of hosting the first final of the UEFA Europe League era, the 2009/10 showpiece taking place in the German city on 12 May 2010 (20.45CET).
Final
The Arena Hamburg ©Getty Images
Published: Wednesday 17 June 2009, 16.11CET

Final

The Arena Hamburg has been bestowed with the honour of hosting the first final of the UEFA Europe League era, the 2009/10 showpiece taking place in the German city on 12 May 2010 (20.45CET).

The Arena Hamburg has been bestowed with the honour of hosting the first final of the UEFA Europe League era, the 2009/10 showpiece taking place in the German city on 12 May 2010 (20.45CET).

Volksparkstadion site
Built on the site of the old Volksparkstadion, where Hamburger SV played the second leg of their 1982 UEFA Cup final against IFK Göteborg, the Arena Hamburg was inaugurated in 2000 when Germany played Greece and serves both as a football ground and a concert hall. The stadium hosted four group games at the 2006 FIFA World Cup and the quarter final between Italy and Ukraine.

Last updated: 30/07/09 8.49CET

http://www.uefa.com/news/newsid=839057.html#final

UEFA.com features

Isaac Kiese Thelin, Sweden's forward on the rise
  • Isaac Kiese Thelin, Sweden's forward on the rise
  • 'Restless Rudi': the world's most-travelled coach
  • Paris coach Benstiti shows Glasgow respect
  • Italy's Rugani keeping his feet on the ground
  • Real Madrid's Ballon d'Or winners
  • Cristiano Ronaldo's 2014 in photos
  • From the Youth League to the Champions League
  • Argentinian strikers making a mark in Europe
  • Gerrard joins Europe's North American pioneers
  • Saido Berahino, England's danger man
1 of 10
 
  • © 1998-2015 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.