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20,000 move to: Mainz 05 opens new stadium

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A colorful fan moved across through the town of FSV Mainz 05 has inaugurated its new stadium. Well 20,000 followers made the pilgrimage costumed from the old stadium to the new arena.

Mainz (SID) - after a colorful fan moving across has inaugurated its new stadium Bundesliga Mainz 05 on Sunday through the town. Well 20,000 followers made the pilgrimage costumed and decorated carriages of the old stadium on the break to the new arena. There were in the evening the 05 professionals before 31.905 fans against a Mainz city selection for the first time in a 70 million euro new building against the ball and won 8-0.

"This is a great day for Mainz 05." "It was a dream to reach this stadium," said Club President Harald Strutz: "The DOM will remain our landmark of the heart." "For the football players, we have created a new, modern landmark."

Celebrities from sports and politics had gathered on the grandstands, DFB General Secretary Wolfgang Niersbach, DFB Treasurer Horst R. Schmidt, DFL CEO Tom Bender, the Prime Minister Kurt Beck of Rhineland-Palatinate, Mainz Mayor Jens Beutel and Cardinal Karl Lehmann.