Velenje

Velenje (German: Wöllan) ( pronunciation) is the fifth-largest town in Slovenia. It is the centre of the City Municipality of Velenje. It is located on the Paka River in the eastern part of the Šalek Valley in northern Slovenia. After World War II, it rapidly advanced and developed into a modern city.

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Velenje - Sport
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Slovenian Second League - Winners - Top Scorers
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Laze, Velenje
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NK Rudar Velenje
... Nogometni Klub Rudar Velenje (English Football Club Rudar Velenje) is a Slovenian football club from Velenje, currently playing in the Slovenian PrvaLiga ...