Aker Stadium

Trabzon Hüseyin Avni Aker Stadium

Hüseyin Avni Aker Stadium (Hüseyin Avni Aker Stadyumu) is the home ground of the Turkish football (soccer) club Trabzonspor. It was built in 1951 with a capacity of 2,500 only. With several renovations in 1967, 1981 and between 1994-1998, Trabzonspor's stadium reached the capacity of 25,000 today.

The stadium is named after Hüseyin Avni Aker, a teacher and regional administrator for education, who served during 1940-1944 in Trabzon and contributed much to the local sports. For the new season, the stadium will be modernised.

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