König Pilsener Arena
König Pilsener Arena, formerly Arena Oberhausen, is an indoor sports arena, located in Oberhausen
Oberhausen is a city on the river Emscher in the Ruhr Area, Germany, located between Duisburg and Essen . The city hosts the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen and its Gasometer Oberhausen is an anchor point of the European Route of Industrial Heritage. It is also well known for the...
, North Rhine-Westphalia
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. The capacity of the arena is 13,000 and was opened in 1998.
Die König-Pilsener-ARENA was opened in 1996 as the Arena Oberhausen but changed its name in 1998 to Die König-Pilsener-ARENA.