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Finnish FA backs bid for stadium in Jakobstad – issues application for funding from UEFA

The board of the Finnish FA at its meeting on the 1st of February decided to back three different infrastructural project in Finland this year. Jeppis Stadion just happens to be one of them, with a sum adding up to 400 000 euro. 01.02.2021

– This gives us an enormous amount of energy, the outcome was very positive indeed, said chairman of the board at Oy Jeppis Stadion Ab Björn Anderssén in an interview for public broadcaster Yle.

The decision is a big step on the road to securing funding for the new ground. The estimated cost for the whole project is 4,5 million euros, and one big piece of that puzzle is now in place.