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The Veltins Arena (2001-2005 Arena AufSchalke) in Gelsenkirchen is the stadium of Bundesliga club FC Schalke 04. It was completed in August 2001 after almost three years of construction. At football matches at the national level, the Arena holds 62,271 spectators.
The Veltins Arena is located in the geographical center of Gelsenkirchen.
The roof extends over the entire stadium. The part above the playing field can be opened. When playing the Bundesliga, the roof is - except in snow or heavy rain - mostly open.
March 25, 2017
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