on the Night of Saturday the clubhouse at B 1901's old fodboldanlæg in Nykøbing Falster, denmark burned down.
The old wooden house has stood on the site since 1903, but it has not been to save. It informs Sydsjællands and Lolland-Falster Police to Ekstra Bladet.
- Immediately we estimate that two-thirds is burned completely down. We got the notification at 05.44, but we should have a handle on the situation down there now, " says vagtchef Jan Nielsen.
He says further, that there are no injured people during the fire. The police have not yet solved what started the fire, but they have a presumption that it is due to a short circuit.
- We have not determined the cause of the fire yet, but we have a theory that the fire started in a printer, and therefore, there is a technical short circuit. But this must be fully investigated, says Jan Nielsen for the Extra Magazine.
B. 1901 merged back in 2013 with the rivals B. 1921, and the two clubs today called Nykøbing FC, which is located in the middle of 1. Division.
It is not just anyone who has dressed to match in a more than 100 year old clubhouse. A young Morten Olsen has shifted in 1970 as a 21-year-old to The club where his career really took off. Two years later, sold the club him to Belgium.
another former Danish the successful manager landsholdstræner has also turned its folds in the B 1901 - namely, Kurt Nielsen. For many years he was a fixture in the clubhouse, as around the previous århundredeskifte was built in wood.
- Just the fact that the traditional clubhouse from Kurt Nielsen's time is mainly of old wood, has meant that there has been something to struggle with for the fire department, stresses vagtchef Jan Nielsen.