FNB Stadium

BASIC INFO

Name:FNB Stadium
Location:Johannesburg, South Africa
Opened:2009
Closed:2007
Rebuilt:2009
Capacity:91,141
Tenants:South African national football team
Previous Names:First National Bank Stadium, Soccer City, The Calabash
Events staged:

Football.

BUILD

Construction Cost:2009 Approx £275 million
Construction:Populous and Boogertman & Partners

LINKS

Wikipedia:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soccer_City#cite_note-1
Stadium website:http://www.soccercity2010.co.za/index.asp
Web cam:

RANDOM FACT

The stadium is designed to look like a calabash, an African pot. The stadium is raised on a podium with lights around the bottom indicating the pot is on a fire.

NEWS

28/12/2012 - FNB STADIUM RENAMED FOR CUP OF NATIONS

14/06/2010 - VUVUZELAS WILL NOT BE BANNED FROM STADIUMS

03/03/2010 - 100 DAYS UNTIL SOUTH AFRICA 2010 FIFA WORLD CUP

01/01/2010 - A LOOK AHEAD TO SOUTH AFRICA

OFFERS

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