- The largest stadiums in the world
- 1 Bung Carnot Stadium
- 2 New Wembley Stadium
- 3 Rose Bowl Stadium
- 4 Sorer City Stadium
- 5 Azadi Stadium
- 6 Camp Nou Stadium
- 7 Aztec Stadium
- 8 Bukit Jalil Stadium
- 9 Salt Lake Stadium
- 10 May Day Stadium
The largest stadiums in the world
We present to your attention the ten largest stadiums in the world!
1 Bung Carnot Stadium
This giant located in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, can accommodate 88,306 spectators. It was built with the participation of the USSR, in 1962 for the Asian Games. The last major tournament the stadium hosted was the 2007 Asian Football Championship.
2 New Wembley Stadium
In its stands 90,000 spectators can fit. During its construction, more than $ 2,000,000,000 was spent. The England team usually plays here and the finals of the national football championship are held..
3 Rose Bowl Stadium
This giant holds 93,420 people. It is located in Pasadena, a small American town, 10 kilometers from Los Angeles. It was here that the US team played at the 1994 World Cup.
4 Sorer City Stadium
This is the largest stadium in Africa, located in Johannesburg. Capacity – 94 736 spectators. It is the home stadium of FC Chefs. The 2010 FIFA World Cup was held here. In 1996, he hosted the Africa Cup final.
5 Azadi Stadium
This gigantic sports facility from Tehran can simultaneously accommodate 95,225 people. The stadium was built for the Asian Games in 1974. There are football clubs Esteglal and Persepolis, as well as the national team.
6 Camp Nou Stadium
The stadium, owned by the football club Barcelona, accommodates 99,345 fans. It was built back in 1957. In the future they want to reconstruct it, increasing the capacity to 105,000 spectators, which will make it a champion in Europe.
7 Aztec Stadium
It has 105,000 seats. Its opening took place in 1963. Here Diego Maradonna in the match
Argentina – England, “by the hand of God” scored a goal, thereby brought his team to the semifinals. Azteca hosted two world football championships. And during the Olympic Games of 1968, became the main stadium.
8 Bukit Jalil Stadium
An honorable place went to the stadium from the Malay capital Kuala Lumpur, ready to accommodate 110,000 people. The sports complex was built in 1998 to host the Commonwealth Games. Now the Malaysian team is playing here and the Cups and Super Bowls of the domestic football championship are held.
9 Salt Lake Stadium
This giant is located 7 kilometers from Calcutta and accommodates 120,000 people. The construction opened in 1984. This is the home arena of FC Mohammed, Mohun Bagan and East Bengal, and the Indian football team is still playing here..
10 May Day Stadium
And finally, our champion! It is symbolic that its discovery was May 1! It is located in Pyongyang, North Korea. The height of the giant is 60 meters, it is 8 floors! The size of the field is 105 meters by 68 meters. It can fit 150,000 people. Moreover, all places are sedentary! Ariran festival takes place here every year. This grand show is listed in the Guinness Book of Records. In addition, DPRK national football matches are held here..
Everyone always wanted to do something that no one else had done, something the same. Stadiums are no exception. They also participate in an unspoken race.