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AEK Larnaca new stadium unveiled

AEK Larnaca have announced that construction works have begun on their brand new stadium, situated nearby their current GSZ stadium.

The new stadium is expected to have a capacity of 8,000 fans and, according to sources, AEK will be playing in their new stadium in nine months' time.

AEK president Andros Karapatakis unveiled the new stadium on Thursday and mentioned that this is just the beginning of his team becoming a force in Cyprus football.

Mr. Karapatakis said: "It is a historic day for our club, our dream to create a stadium that our fans could be proud of is no longer a dream, it is becoming a reality, and the project will be completed in 9 months time."

The cost of the project, according to Mr. Karapatakis, is around €5,3 million.

Mr. Karapatakis concluded by saying: "We would like to thank our fans for their faith in us, and this project is a way of showing our appreciation towards our fans who have been by our side through thick and thin over the years."

VIDEO (The new AEK Stadium unveiled)