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Bundesliga Side Augsburg Faces High Costs For Hosting UEFA Europa League Games

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 09 / 01 / 15

Bundesliga side FC Augsburg "is facing substantial costs for the team participation in the UEFA Europa League," according to Holger Rehm of SPONSORs. The club, for example, "has to purchase additional plastic seats for the conversion of its standing room area in the North Stand." The price tag for t...

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