The Belgian team remains in the competitions finishing in the existing King baudouin stadium. The plans for a new home from the job, made the Belgian football association belgian football association Tuesday announced in Tubize.
The King baudouin stadium will be thoroughly renovated and given as a new name, the Golden Generation Arena. The capacity is reduced from 50,000 to 40,000 places.
“This unique sportgeneratie deserves a modern sports stadium,” said Peter Bossaert, ceo of the belgian football association.
“The King baudouin stadium was the past fifty years, a fantastic temple, but it is due for renewal. The lower number of toegangsplaatsen the mobility and quality of life for the better.”
Royal belgian football association hopes on bringing in a final European tournament in club football
It is intended that in addition to voetbalinterlands also the matches of the Belgian field hockey(st)ers in the Golden Generation Arena to be finished.
Also the future of the prestigious atletiekwedstrijd Memorial Van Damme, which is part of the Diamond League, with the renovation ensure.
The royal belgian football association hopes that the renovated stadium will also be eligible for the organization of a final of a European tournament in club football.