Destinations

Sopron Training Center, Sopron, Hungary

Location:

  • Close to Vienna International Airport
  • Easy access to the stadium and sportshall
  • Training center is in 5 minutes drive

 

Facilities:

  • City Football Stadium, natural turf
  • Sports hall for basketball and handball teams
  • Fitness center, medical room

 

Accomodation:

  • 3 or 4 star newly built hotels
  • A/C and internet connection in every room
  • Halal meal

 

References:

  • US National Woman Basketball Team
  • Hungarian National Football Team
  • FC Rapid Wien

 

MKB Arena Sopron

The Sportscentre was opened in 1987. At the beginning two basketball teams played here, but since the autumn of 1993 MKB-Euroleasing Sopron women's basketball team has been playing here exclusively. Both the junior team and the amateur teams train here.

The grandstand can be automatically adjusted so as to meet the parameters of either a handball or a basketball pitch. Other facilities within the Arena are: fitness rooms, sauna, a bar and a restaurant.

In 2005 the MKB Arena Sopron was renovated with a new capacity of terraces that can seat 2500 people, this multi-functional center is able to host not only fairs, exhibitions but also sport- and cultural programs of various size and high quality.

The Arena is currently the home of the Hungarian first division women basketball team, MKB-Euroleasing Sopron.

The Arena had the honour of hosting the most prestigious team of the USA National Women Basketball Team  in 2006.

City Stadium Sopron

The stadium is the home of the local football team, FC Sopron who plays in Hungary's first division championship. The team has the Hungarian Cup winner title in 2005 and played in the UEFA Cup in 2005/2006. Last year the former Italian star, Giuseppe Signori worked here, as team manager.

It's also possible to arrange friendly games with local teams.

City of Sopron

Sopron is situated near the western borders of Hungary, at the foot of the Alps, 60 km from Vienna and 220 km from Budapest.

Hotel Fagus **** is situated at the at the foot of the Sopron hills in the middle of a beautiful park, in a 15 minutes distance from the downtown.