Munich Reportedly To Make Decision On New Multi-Purpose Arena In '14
Munich "will reportedly make a basic decision on the construction of a new multi-purpose arena this year," according to MERKUR ONLINE. The city "is also expected to launch a tender for potential architects." The proposed arena "is expected to be completed in '17 and become the new showpiece of Munich's Olympic Park." The arena "will have a capacity of 10,000 seats and become the new home of German Hockey League (DEL) side EHC Red Bull Munich and Basketball Bundesliga club Bayern Munich." The transformation from ice rink to basketball court "will reportedly take less than three hours" (MERKUR ONLINE, 4/23).