1. FC Union Berlin

City

Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany as well as one of its 16 constituent states. With a population of approximately 3.7 million, Berlin is the second most populous city proper in the European Union and the seventh most populous urban area in the European Union. Located in northeastern Germany on the banks of the rivers Spree and Havel, it is the centre of the Berlin-Brandenburg Metropolitan Region, which has roughly 6 million residents from more than 180 nations, making it the sixth most populous urban area in the European Union.

 

There are countless things to do in Berlin. Here are five must dos: 

 

Brandenburg Gate: The iconic landmark of the city

Checkpoint Charlie: the most famous crossing point between East and West Germany

Berlin Wall: see a 70-metre stretch of the Berlin Wall with border strip and watchtower

Holocaust Memorial: Close to the Brandenburg Gate you will find the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

Museum Island: five world-renowned museums on one island

 

Club

Founded:

January 20th, 1966

Colours:

red and white

Members:

22,000

Titles:

GDR Cup winner: 1968

Stadium

Name:

An der alten Försterei

Capacity:

22,012 spectators 
3,617 seats (all covered)

18,395 standing (all covered)

Average attendance:

21,231 (96.5%) season 2018/19

Prices:

Beer: Berliner Pilsener 4€/0.5l

Sausage: 2.50€

Tickets

There are varoius categories for seats and standing depending on the opponent. Tickets: Go to ticket center

Transport

Car:

Go on the Autobahn A10 (Berliner Ring) and change at 'Berlin-Schönefeld' onto Autobahn A113 towards the city centre. Exit at 'Berlin-Adlershof'. Follow Ernst-Ruska-Ufer / Köpenicker Straße and Glienicker Weg and turn left onto Spindlersfelder Straße. 

Public transport:

To/From central station: Use the lines S5, S7 or S75 to 'Ostkreuz' and change to line S3 to 'Köpenick'.
Airport: From Berlin-Schönefeld (SXF) use line S9 to 'Schöneweide' and change to tram line 63 towards 'Köpenick' which leads directly to the stadium. Coming from Berlin-Tegel (TXL) and the TXL Busto central station and continue as written above.