• Maracanã

    Maracanã

    Clubs: Flamengo and Fluminense | Opening: 1950 | Capacity: 78,838 seats | Description: Maracanã, officially called Estádio Mário Filho, was built to serve as the flagship venue for the 1950 World Cup. [...]

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  • Wembley Stadium

    Wembley Stadium

    Club: - | Opening: 2007 | Capacity: 90,000 seats | Description: Wembley Stadium is, after Camp Nou, the second largest stadium in Europe and the standard playing venue of the English national [...]

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  • Estádio da Luz

    Estádio da Luz

    Club: SL Benfica | Opening: 2003 | Capacity: 64,400 seats | Description: Estádio da Luz, officially named Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, was built to provide Benfica with a new and modern home, and to serve as [...]

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  • San Siro

    San Siro

    Clubs: AC Milan and FC Inter | Opening: 1926 | Capacity: 80,018 seats | Description: San Siro officially opened on the 19th of September 1926 with a friendly between Milan and Inter (3-6). The [...]

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  • Old Trafford

    Old Trafford

    Club: Manchester United | Opening: 1910 | Capacity: 75,811 seats | Description: Old Trafford opened 19 February 1910 with a match between Manchester United and Liverpool (3-4). The [...]

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  • Estadio Azteca

    Estadio Azteca

    Club: Club América | Opening: 1966 | Capacity: 104,000 seats | Description: Estadio Azteca was built in the 1960s to accommodate the growing support of Club América and to provide Mexico with [...]

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  • Camp Nou

    Camp Nou

    Club: FC Barcelona | Opening: 1957 | Capacity: 99,354 seats | Description: Camp Nou was built between 1954 and 1957, and officially opened on the 24th of September 1957 with a match between [...]

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  • Estádio Municipal de Braga

    Estádio Municipal de Braga

    Club: SC Braga | Opening: 2003 | Capacity: 30,154 seats | Description: Estádio Municipal de Braga, since 2007 unofficially renamed Estádio AXA, was built to serve as a playing venue for the Euro 2004 [...]

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  • Stadion Narodowy w Warszawie

    Stadion Narodowy w Warszawie

    Club: none | Opening: 2012 | Capacity: 58,145 seats | Description: Stadion Narodowy w Warszawie (Warsaw National Stadium) is Poland’s recently built national stadium. Though [...]

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  • Stamford Bridge

    Stamford Bridge

    Club: Chelsea FC | Opening: 1877 | Capacity: 41,837 seats | Description: Stamford Bridge officially opened on the 28th of April 1877, but for the next 28 years mainly served as an athletics venue.

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  • Ibrox Stadium

    Ibrox Stadium

    Club: Rangers FC | Opening: 1899 | Capacity: 51,082 seats | Description: Rangers FC moved to Ibrox in 1899, leaving behind the original Ibrox Stadium. The first match played at the stadium was a [...]

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  • Estadio Santiago Bernabéu

    Estadio Santiago Bernabéu

    Club: Real Madrid CF | Opening: 1947 | Capacity: 85,454 seats | Description: Estadio Santiago Bernabéu officially opened with a match against Portuguese champions OS Belenenses (3-1).

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  • St James’ Park

    St James’ Park

    Club: Newcastle United FC | Opening: 1880 | Capacity: 52,339 seats | Description: St James’ Park was first used for football in 1880, but was initially nothing more than a bare pitch.

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  • Signal Iduna Park

    Signal Iduna Park

    Club: Borussia Dortmund | Opening: 1974 | Capacity: 81,359 (25,000 standing) | Description: Signal Iduna Park, before 2005 called Westfalenstadion, was built to serve as a playing venue for the [...]

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  • Amsterdam ArenA

    Amsterdam ArenA

    Club: AFC Ajax | Opening: 1996 | Capacity: 53,052 seats | Description: The Amsterdam ArenA was built between 1993 and 1996. It replaced Ajax's previous home [...]

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English stadiums

Old Trafford

Old Trafford

Club: Manchester United | Opening: 1910 | Capacity: 75,811 seats | Description: Old Trafford opened 19 February 1910 with a match between Manchester United and Liverpool (3-4). The […]

Emirates Stadium

Emirates Stadium

Club: Arsenal FC | Opening: 2006 | Capacity: 60,361 seats | Description: The Emirates Stadium replaced Arsenal’s previous home Highbury, which had become too small and lacked the […]

Stamford Bridge

Stamford Bridge

Club: Chelsea FC | Opening: 1877 | Capacity: 41,837 seats | Description: Stamford Bridge officially opened on the 28th of April 1877, but for the next 28 years mainly served as an athletics venue.

Anfield

Anfield

Club: Liverpool FC | Opening: 1884 | Capacity: 45,522 seats | Description: Anfield was built in 1884, but got initially rented by Everton FC. The first game at the ground, on the […]

German stadiums

Olympiastadion

Olympiastadion

Club: Hertha BSC | Opening: 1936 | Capacity: 74,064 seats | Description: The Olympiastadion was built between 1934 and 1936 to serve as the centrepiece of the 1936 Olympic Games. […]

Allianz Arena

Allianz Arena

Clubs: Bayern München & 1860 München | Opening: 2005 | Capacity: 75,000 | Description: The Allianz Arena replaced Munich’s old Olympiastadion. First plans for a new stadium were made in 1997, and even […]

VELTINS-Arena

VELTINS-Arena

Club: FC Schalke 04 | Opening: 2001 | Capacity: 61,673 (16,000 standing) | Description: The VELTINS-Arena, before 2005 known as the Arena aufSchalke, replaced Schalke’s old Parkstadion. […]

Signal Iduna Park

Signal Iduna Park

Club: Borussia Dortmund | Opening: 1974 | Capacity: 81,359 (25,000 standing) | Description: Signal Iduna Park, before 2005 called Westfalenstadion, was built to serve as a playing venue for the […]

Spanish stadiums

Estadio Vicente Calderón

Estadio Vicente Calderón

Club: Atlético de Madrid | Opening: 1966 | Capacity: 54,960 seats | Description: Estadio Vicente Calderón was built in the 1960s as the replacement for Atlético’s then-home Stadium Metropolitano. […]

Camp Nou

Camp Nou

Club: FC Barcelona | Opening: 1957 | Capacity: 99,354 seats | Description: Camp Nou was built between 1954 and 1957, and officially opened on the 24th of September 1957 with a match between […]

Estadio de Mestalla

Estadio de Mestalla

Club: Valencia CF | Opening: 1923 | Capacity: 55,000 seats | Description: Estadio de Mestalla opened on the 20th of May 1923 with a friendly between Valencia and Levante. […]

Estadio Santiago Bernabéu

Estadio Santiago Bernabéu

Club: Real Madrid CF | Opening: 1947 | Capacity: 85,454 seats | Description: Estadio Santiago Bernabéu officially opened with a match against Portuguese champions OS Belenenses (3-1).

Italian stadiums

San Siro

San Siro

Clubs: AC Milan and FC Inter | Opening: 1926 | Capacity: 80,018 seats | Description: San Siro officially opened on the 19th of September 1926 with a friendly between Milan and Inter (3-6). The […]

Juventus Stadium

Juventus Stadium

Club: Juventus FC | Opening: 2011 | Capacity: 41,000 seats | Description: Juventus Stadium replaced Juventus’ old Stadio Delle Alpi, which had been the home of the club since 1990. […]

Stadio Olimpico

Stadio Olimpico

Clubs: AS Roma and SS Lazio | Opening: 1953 | Capacity: 72,698 seats | Description: Stadio Olimpico was built to serve as the centrepiece of the Foro Italia sports complex, a project […]

Stadio San Paolo

Stadio San Paolo

Club: SSC Napoli | Opening: 1959 | Capacity: 60,240 seats | Description: Stadio San Paolo was built to provide Napoli with a permanent home after their old home Stadio Partenopeo had been destroyed in the […]

Other stadiums

Friends Arena

Friends Arena

Club: AIK | Opening: 2012 | Capacity: 50,000 seats | Description: The Friends Arena is Sweden’s recently opened new national stadium. It replaced the old Råsunda Fotbollstadion. […]

Parc des Princes

Parc des Princes

Club: Paris Saint-Germain FC | Opening: 1972 | Capacity: 48,527 seats | Description: Parc de Princes was built to provide the city of Paris with a modern venue for important football and […]

Celtic Park

Celtic Park

Club: Celtic FC | Opening: 1892 | Capacity: 60,500 seats | Description: Celtic Park has been the home of Celtic since 1892, when the club moved away from a nearby ground that was also called […]

Amsterdam ArenA

Amsterdam ArenA

Club: AFC Ajax | Opening: 1996 | Capacity: 53,052 seats | Description: The Amsterdam ArenA was built between 1993 and 1996. It replaced Ajax’s previous home […]

Recently added stadiums

Kaliningrad Stadium

Kaliningrad Stadium

Key facts Club: FC Baltika Kaliningrad | Capacity: 35,212 seats | Scheduled opening: 2017 | Status: under construction Description Kaliningrad Stadium, also known as the Arena Baltika, is a currently under-construction new stadium in the city of Kaliningrad, that will be one of the playing venues of the 2018 World Cup. After the […]

Estadio Municipal Butarque

Estadio Municipal Butarque

Key facts Club: CD Leganes | Opening: 1998 | Capacity: 8,138 seats History and Description Estadio Municipal Butarque was built in 1998 to replace Leganes’ old Estadio Luis Rodríguez de Miguel. The stadium officially opened on 14 February 1998 with a league match between Leganes and Jerez (1-1). The stadium […]

Griffin Park

Griffin Park

Key facts Club: Brentford FC | Opening: 1904 | Capacity: 12,763 seats History and description Griffin Park was built in 1904, though initially consisted of nothing more than a small single stand. Previously, Brentford had played at five different locations before leasing the new site in the west of London. The […]

Vitality Stadium at Dean Court

Vitality Stadium at Dean Court

Key facts Club: AFC Bournemouth | Opening: 1910 | Capacity: 11,464 seats History and description The Vitality Stadium, better known as Dean Court, was built in 1910, though initially consisted of nothing more than a small single stand. Further stands and terraces were built in the 1930s, and Dean Court recorded its largest […]