Top 10 Football Stadiums

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6. Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain

The Estadio Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain is the home ground of the Real Madrid C.F. Owned by a club team, it is one of the most important football venues and has hosted major football championships. In 2010, the stadium has been selected as the venue for the final match of UEFA Champions League.

 

7. Yuvabharati Krirangan, Kolkata, India

Yuvabharati Krirangan in Kolkata, India is a multipurpose stadium mainly used for football matches. It is the largest of all stadiums in Indian sub-continent.  It also holds the second spot among non-auto racing arenas of the world. The stadium, which mostly hosts the matches between Indian club teams, can play host to about 120,000 people.

 

8. Azadi Stadium, Tehran, Iran

Located in Tehran, the national stadium of the country, Azadi stadium is the largest football arena of Iran, and can hold 100,000 people. It is the fourth largest football association stadium across the globe. Inaugurated for the 1974 Asian Games, the stadium is now a major football venue.

 

9. Estadio Azteca, Mexico City, Mexico

Estadio Azteca, Mexico City, Mexico occupies a special place in the heart of the football fans. It is the stadium where Pele played his last international game, and led the Brazilian squad to a World Cup victory with 4 to 1 goals against Italy. Few years after, in 1986, Diego Maradona exhibited a remarkable performance in this stadium, and secured World Cup victory against Germany.

 

10. Nou Camp, Barcelona, Spain

Nou Camp in Barcelona, Spain is known to be the largest soccer stadium in Europe and has a capacity of holding around 99,354 seats. It has hosted some of the most important athletic events including the final match of the UEFA Champions League.

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