Football- All-time favorite game across globe- Football is a very well known game which is really famous. This game is preferred by many of us. The football lovers go to watch their favorite match in the stadiums also. There are many football stadiums. The stadiums are really big and the spectators love to go there and watch the match. The main thing is that these stadiums not only provide the seat to the audiences but those who does not get the ticket for the seat for them these stadiums have the options for standing. Thus they are really big so that they can offer both the sitting and the standing options for the viewers.
Presenting the List of top 10 largest football stadiums as per data of 2015-2016
Especially among boys playing football gives a new enthusiasm in their life and they love to follow their favorite team in the largest stadiums of the world.
Below here is the list of top 10 football stadiums. These stadiums are really famous football tournaments are played over here.
1. Salt Lake Stadium- It is the biggest football stadium in the world. The stadium is located in Kolkata, India. The stadium can hold 120000 fans. The stadium was first built in the year of 1984. The stadium is the home to the four local teams. They are Mohun Bagan, East Bengal, Pailan Arrows and Prayag United.
2. Bunkit Jalil National Stadium- The stadium is located in Kuala. The stadium can hold 110,000 fans in it. In this not only the football matches occur but also there are many events which take place in this stadium. The stadium is very beautiful and very spacious.
3. Estadio Azteca- It is the third largest stadium in the world. The stadium is located in America. The stadium can hold up to 105, 064 fans which is really a high number of people. The stadium was founded in the year 1966. The stadium is the home to the National Football team and the local football club America.
4. Azadi Stadium- The stadium is located in Iran. It can hold about 100,000 of viewers. The stadium also offers the standing options to the spectators. It is the home to the Iran National Football team. Besides the national team there are also two local teams which are the home to the stadium they are Persepolis and Esteghlal.
5. Camp Nou Football Stadium- This stadium is the second largest stadium of Europe. The stadium can hold up to 99,786 fans. This was built in the year 1957. It is the home to the Barcelona Foot ball club. There was one time when the stadium can hold 120000 of spectators. But now it doesn’t have that capacity. Thus the stadium holds the fifth position in the top 10 list of the largest football stadium.
6. FNB Stadium (Soccer City) – The stadium can accommodate 94,736 spectators. The stadium is located in Johannesburg, South Africa. The stadium is the home stadium of Kaizer Chief Foot ball Club. In this is stadium also the first speech of Nelson Mandela was occurred when he was released from the prison in the year 1990. It is one of the biggest football stadiums and is very famous Africa.
7. The Rose Bowl- In California this stadium is located. The stadium can hold up to 94000 of spectators. The stadium was first founded in the year 1922. FIFA world cup also took place in this stadium in the year 1994. This is the most famous stadium in the United States.
8. Wembley Stadium- This stadium hosts all the football match of England National Teams. It is one of the largest football stadiums and it can hold 90000 of audiences. It is also the second largest stadium in England. The stadium offers both the standing and the sitting options to the viewers. The other European football competitions take place in this stadium.
9. Gelora Bung Karno- The stadium is located in Indonesia. It can hold about 88000 viewers. The stadium was founded in the year 1962 and it is the oldest football stadium in the world. The stadium was named after the first president of the Indonesia. In Indonesia the stadium is in the central Jakarta.
10. Borg El-Arab Stadium- The stadium is located in Cairo Egypt. The stadium is said to be the home to the Egyptian Army National Team. The stadium can accommodate about 86000 spectators. Thus it is said to the tenth best football stadium in the world.
Thus these are the largest football stadiums that we find in the world. They are really famous for their space. If you manage to watch your favorite team playing in any of the above listed stadiums then we guess that will be a fulfillment of life time dream of football lover.