ASKÖ-Sportanlage West

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ASKÖ-Sportanlage West
Max Aicher stadium
Former namesMyPhone Austria Stadion (2010–2018)
Erich Misoph Volltreffer Stadion (2018–2019)
Max-Aicher-Stadion (since2019)
LocationSalzburg, Austria
Capacity1 566
Field size105 x 68 m
Sportverein Austria Salzburg

ASKÖ-Sportanlage West, for sponsoring reasons Max Aicher Stadium, is a football stadium in the Maxglan district of Salzburg.

History[change | change source]

Opening[change | change source]

The stadium was opened in 1999 and was the homeground of ASK Salzburg. In May 2006 the club went bankrupt and in summer 2007 Austria Salzburg took over the ground. The club played in the 6th league. Till 2010 they reached the Regionalliga (3rd level). The telephon company MyPhone Austria bought the naming rights and the stadium was called MyPhone Austria Stadion.[1]

2010s[change | change source]

2015 the stadium was renovated for licence reasons. It got a new stand behind one goal and a floodlight system. For high security matches the club had to go to Schwanenstadt.

2018 the stadium was renamed in Erich Misoph Volltreffer Stadion . was the name of the sponsor. Misoph was one of the founding members of the supporter club „1. Anhängerklub Austria Salzburg“ in 1972. The club is still active and one of the oldest supporter clubs in Austria.[2]

In 2019 Austria got Max Aicher, a Bavarian business man, as new sponsor. The stadium was renamed and is now the Max Aicher stadium.[3]

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