Europe is the gaping and rich world of professional football. Europe is a springboard for the most outstanding football players of the era. It is not surprising that it is in Western Europe that the largest number of huge and modern stadiums are concentrated, prepared for viewing professional football matches. Europe has the largest number of huge and modern stadiums are concentrated. Here are details of some of the best stadiums in Europe.
Best stadiums in Europe
Istanbul Olympic Stadium
The original name of the stadium is Atatürk Olimpiyat Stadı with the capacity to accommodate 76,092 spectators. The construction of the stadium took place from 1997 to 2002. Atatürk is a football stadium, which is a training ground for the legendary Besiktas and Galatasaray FC.
Giuseppe Meazza, Milan
The Giuseppe Meazza stadium was built back in 1926 with a potential to accommodate up to 80,000 spectators. Since 1947, the site has been the permanent home arena of the legendary FC Inter.
The stadium is famous for its unique feature – the proximity of the stands to the pitch, which improves the perception of the match and immersion in a rich and dynamic game.
Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund
Signul Iduna Park is located in Dortmund, providing viewing prerogative for more than 80,000 spectators. Since its opening in 1974, the stadium has become the home ground for Borussia Dortmund. The site is famous for the unrivaled energy of the fans, who with amazing energy promote their home team to victory.
The stadium was built and opened in 1956, having the status of the “Central Stadium. Lenin”. The stadium is the home arena of the national team of the Russian Federation. The record number of spectators was recorded in 1963, when the powerful teams of Italy and the USSR clashed.
Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid
The stadium was built in the distant post-war 1947, but since then its architectural appearance has been repeatedly updated. The stadium has become the home arena for the Spanish national team, as well as the legendary Real Madrid FC. It can accommodate more than 80 thousand fans.
Stade de France, Paris
The stadium has a similar capacity for more than 81,000 spectators when it was built in 1998. In the same year, the stadium became a springboard for the World Cup – the final. It is used for professional football matches, rugby, as well as a platform for the performances of world-famous stars.
Twickenham Stadium, London
This stadium is famous for being the largest rugby court in the world. It can accommodate more than 82 thousand spectators. Here you can see many logos of famous clubs of England.
Croke Park, Dublin
Croke Park is an Irish heritage site, which was built in 1884. After restoration in 2004, it was used exclusively for Gaelic sports (football, throwing). It is the largest stadium in Europe, where football matches are not held.
The unbeatable Wembley in London has earned titanic fame among fans of football and rugby. It can accommodate 90 thousand spectators, allowing them to enjoy not only football, but also music. Here you can see the emblem Buffalo Bills.
Camp Nou, Barcelona
The first place is deservedly taken by the largest stadium in Europe – Camp Nou, which can accommodate up to 100 thousand spectators. It is the home stadium of the legendary FC Barcelona.
The name of the stadium is translated from Spanish as “New Field”, however, it was built back in 1957. After restoration in 2008, the stadium became the most outstanding in Europe.