Merkur Arena (Stadion Graz-Liebenau)
|Clubs||Grazer AK Graz, SK Sturm Graz|
|Other names||Arnold Schwarzenegger Stadion (1997–2005), UPC-Arena (2006-2016)|
|Address||Stadionplatz 1, 8041 Graz-Liebenau|
Austria: Sturm Graz wants to buy its home stadium
The Austrian Bundesliga club wants to buy its home venue, Merkur-Arena, from the city to make the necessary improvements to host Europe's elite football competition. UEFA, has ruled that the stadium, is unsuitable for matches from the group stage of club competitions such as the Champions League.
Austria: Sturm Graz aims at Category IV
This summer first redevelopment works will go on in Graz. Sturm are hopeful of keeping up with league rivals who are upgrading their stadiums.