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Merck-Stadion am Böllenfalltor

Merck-Stadion am Böllenfalltor (German pronunciation: [ˈʃtaːdi̯ɔn ʔam ˈbœlnfaltoːɐ̯])[1] is a multi-use stadium in Darmstadt, Germany. It is currently used for football matches and is the home of SV Darmstadt 98 in the Bundesliga. The stadium has a maximum capacity of 17,468 since its most recent renovation works.

Merck-Stadion am Böllenfalltor
Böllenfalltor Blick von Südkurve.jpg
View of the stadium from the south stand.
Full nameMerck-Stadion am Böllenfalltor
Former namesStadion am Böllenfalltor (1921–2014)
Jonathan-Heimes-Stadion am Böllenfalltor (2016–2017)
LocationDarmstadt, Germany
Coordinates49°51′28″N 8°40′20″E / 49.85778°N 8.67222°E / 49.85778; 8.67222Coordinates: 49°51′28″N 8°40′20″E / 49.85778°N 8.67222°E / 49.85778; 8.67222
OwnerCity of Darmstadt
Renovated1950, 1974, 2014
SV Darmstadt 98


View from the South terrace on 14 September 2014 at the match between SV Darmstadt 98 and Erzgebirge Aue

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  1. ^ The syllable that carries the primary stress in the last word is phonemically disyllabic /-ˈˈbœl.ən-/. In normal speech, /ən/ assimilates to non-syllabic (because of the preceding /l/) [n] and attaches to the previous syllable, so that it is pronounced monosyllabically [-ˈbœln-]. The pronunciation [-ˈbœln̩-], with a syllabic [n̩] is not possible.
  • [1] (in German)