Merkur Spielarena, previously known as the Esprit Arena (until 2 August 2018), the LTU Arena (until June 2009) is located in Düsseldorf, Germany. The stadium holds 54,600 and has a retractable roof. Its special heating system allows the stadium to host comfortable events at the height of winter. It is the home ground of Fortuna Düsseldorf since 2004. It was built to replace the former Rheinstadion at the same site near the river Rhine.
Location: Arena-Straße 1, Düsseldorf, Germany
Public Transport: You can reach the Merkur Spiel-Arena from Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof with the U-Line U78.
The Rheinstadion was a located in Düsseldorf, Germany. The stadium was built, near the Rhine, in 1926 and held 54,000 people before it was demolished in 2002. was the home ground for Fortuna Düsseldorf from 1953 to 1970 and 1972–2002. It was used during the 1974 FIFA World Cup and 1988 European Championships.