The works on the construction of the new football stadium in Košice started on 29 October with a symbolic kickoff of a soccer ball at the place where the initial kickoffs of football matches will take place in the future. OHL ŽS Slovakia will build it in consortium with AVA-stav.
The first stage of the construction should be completed by the end of the next year, the stadium will meet the standards and criteria for matches of the top Slovak football competition.
After completion of the last stage of the works, the stadium with capacity up to 13 thousand spectators will meet the conditions of 4 UEFA and will be able to host even international football matches. In addition to sports matches, social and cultural events are also planned.