The biggest stadiums in the world
We present to your attention the ten largest stadiums in the world!
1 Bung Carnot Stadium
This giant is located in Jakarta, the capitalIndonesia, can accommodate 88,306 spectators. It was built with the fate of the USSR, in 1962 to the Asian Games. The last major tournament that hosted the stadium is the 2007 Asian Football Championship.
2 New Wembley Stadium
On its stands can fit 90 000 spectators. During its construction, more than $ 2,000,000,000 was spent. This is usually played by the England national team and the national football championship finals are held.
3 Rose Bowl Stadium
This giant holds 93 420 people. He is in Pasadena, a small American town, 10 kilometers from Los Angeles. It was here that the United States played at the 1994 World Cup.
4 Sorer City Stadium
This is the largest stadium in Africa, located inJohannesburg. Capacity - 94 736 spectators. It is the home stadium of FC Chefs. Here was the 2010 FIFA World Cup. In 1996, he hosted the Africa Cup final.
5 The Azadi Stadium
In this giant sports facility ofTehran can simultaneously accommodate 95,225 people. The stadium was built for the Asian Games in 1974. There are football clubs like Estegel and Persepolis, as well as the national team.
6 Stadium Camp Nou
At the stadium belonging to the football clubBarcelona, fits 99 345 fans. It was built in 1957. In the future, they want to reconstruct it, increasing the capacity to 105,000 spectators, which will make it the champion in Europe.
7 Aztec Stadium
It has 105,000 seats. His opening was in 1963. Here, Diego Maradona in the match
Argentina - England "by the hand of God" scored a goal, thereby led his team to the semifinals. Azteca hosted two football world championships. And during the Olympic Games in 1968 became the main stadium.
8 Bukit Jalil Stadium
Honorable place went to the stadium from MalayCapital of Kuala Lumpur, ready to accommodate 110,000 people. The sports complex was built in 1998 to host the Commonwealth Games. Now the national team of Malaysia plays here and passes Cups and Super Cups of the internal football championship.
9 Salt Lake Stadium
This giant is 7 kilometers fromCalcutta and accommodates 120,000 people. The structure was opened in 1984. It is the home arena of FC Mohammed, Mohun Bagan and East Bengal, still here the Indian national football team plays.
10 May Day Stadium
And, finally, our champion! It is symbolic that his discovery was on May 1! It is located in Pyongyang, North Korea. The height of the giant is 60 meters, it's 8 floors! The field size is 105 m by 68 m. It can accommodate 150,000 people. And, all seats are sedentary! Here every year the Arirang festival takes place. This grandiose show is included in the Guinness Book of Records. In addition, home matches for the national team of the DPRK are held here.
Everyone always wanted to do something that no one else did, something very-very. Stadiums are no exception. In a private race, they participate.