Matija Gubec Stadium

Matija Gubec Stadium (Slovene: Stadion Matije Gubca) is a multi-purpose stadium in Krško, Slovenia.

Matija Gubec Stadium
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Full nameStadion Matije Gubca
LocationKrško, Slovenia
Coordinates45°56′55″N 15°29′17″E / 45.94861°N 15.48806°E / 45.94861; 15.48806
OwnerMunicipality of Krško
OperatorMunicipality of Krško
Capacity1,470[1]
SurfaceGrass
Construction
Built1946[1]
Renovated1970s–1980, 2009[2][3]
Construction cost92,800[3]
(2009 renovations)
Tenants
NK Krško

The stadium was built in 1946 and has a capacity of 1,470 seats.[1] It is currently used mostly for football matches and also hosts motorcycle speedway competitions since 1957,[3] including the Speedway Grand Prix of Slovenia as part of the Speedway Grand Prix World Championship series. During speedway competitions the standing area surrounding the track is opened for public and therefore the race can be viewed by more than 10,000 individuals.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c "Matije Gubca Krško" (in Slovenian). Slovenian PrvaLiga official website. Retrieved 27 December 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Stadion" [Stadium] (in Slovenian). NK Krško official website. Retrieved 27 December 2016.
  3. ^ a b c "Posodobitev stadiona Matije Gubca" [Renovations of Matija Gubec Stadium] (in Slovenian). krsko.si. Archived from the original on 28 December 2016. Retrieved 27 December 2016.