Top 20 Biggest Stadiums in Africa
Top 20 Biggest Stadiums in Africa? List of the top biggest stadiums in Africa? Which stadiums in Africa are the biggest by capacity? Have you ever wanted to find out which stadiums in Africa are the biggest? Well, if you have then there’s only one way to find out and that’s by going. We have prepared the list of the biggest stadiums in Africa.
Top Twenty Biggest Stadiums in Africa
The motherland of Africa is filled with beautiful stadiums around the continent variety of nations. The continent is rich in wealth and cultural history and has some history and modern stadiums. Previously we wrote about the most Expensive Stadiums in Africa.
The continent is surrounded by wealth and has a very interesting history and tourist features. South African stadiums hosted the FIFA World Cup for the first time in the history of the tournament and I’m sure everyone was surprised and pleased to find that Africa has one of the biggest stadiums in the world and one of the most beautiful ones.
Many people refer to the African continent as the jungle but after viewing this list I’m sure you will no longer think of Africa as a jungle. Here are the 20 biggest stadiums in Africa.
List of the biggest stadiums in Africa: the top big 20 stadiums in Africa!
Top big stadiums in Africa? Here is the full list of the biggest stadiums in Africa. Enjoy.
|FNB Stadium||94,736||Johannesburg||South Africa||South Africa national football team, Kaizer Chiefs FC|
|Borg El Arab Stadium||86,000||Alexandria||Egypt||Egypt national football team|
|Stade des Martyrs||80,000||Kinshasa||DR Congo||DR Congo national football team|
|Cairo International Stadium||74,100||Cairo||Egypt||Egypt national football team, Al Ahly, Zamalek|
|Stade Mohammed V||67,000||Casablanca||Morocco||Morocco national football team, Raja CA, Wydad AC|
|Mogadishu Stadium||65,000||Mogadishu||Somalia||Somalia national football team, Moqadishu,|
|Stade 5 Juillet||64,000||Algiers||Algeria||Algeria national football team, MC Alger|
|Ellis Park Stadium||62,567||Johannesburg||South Africa||Lions, Golden Lions, South Africa national rugby team|
|Abuja Stadium||60,491||Abuja||Nigeria||Nigeria national football team|
|Stade 7 November||60,000||Radès||Tunisia||Tunisia national football team|
|Stade National de la Côte d’Ivoire||60,000||Abidjan||Ivory Coast||Ivory Coast national football team|
|Stade Municipal de Kintélé||60,000||Brazzaville||Congo||Congo national football team|
|Bahir Dar Stadium||60,000||Bahir Dar||Ethiopia||Ethiopia national football team|
|Mkapa Stadium||60,000||Dar es Salaam||Tanzania||Tanzania national football team|
|Stade Leopold Senghor||60,000||Dakar||Senegal||Senegal national football team, ASC Jeanne d’Arc|
|Moi International Sports Centre||60,000||Nairobi||Kenya||Kenya National football team|
|Heroes National Stadium||60,000||Lusaka||Zambia||Zambia national football team|
|National Sports Stadium||60,000||Harare||Zimbabwe||Zimbabwe national football team|
|Odi Stadium||60,000||Mabopane||South Africa||Garankuwa United|
|Mmabatho Stadium||59,000||Mafikeng||South Africa|
The Biggest stadiums in Africa
What is the biggest stadium in Africa? Is it Chipa United’s Nelson Mandela Bay stadium that takes the first spot on the list? Or is it Kaizer Chiefs FNB Stadium?
Well, the biggest stadium in Africa is the Soccer City stadium also known as the FNB Stadium. The South African national team and Kaizer chiefs stadium is the biggest in Africa with a capacity of 94736.
Host to the 2010 World Cup final game between the Netherlands and Spain. The FNB stadium is popularly known as the ”Soccer City” or the ”Calabash” to the people.
The Johannesburg stadium is home to PSL giants Kaizer Chief and the South African national team. It has a capacity of 94,736 also making it one of the finest and Biggest Football stadiums in the world.
It was the site where Nelson Mandela made his first speech after he was released from prison in 1990 and also served as a memorial service for Nelson Mandela on 10th December 2013.
It has been nicknamed the ”Calabash” because of its resemblance to the African pot. It has a construction cost of $440 million making it the third most expensive stadium in Africa.
Other Stadium Lists
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- Most Expensive Stadiums in Asia
- Top Stadiums in the World of Football
- Worst stadiums in world football
- ABANDONED football stadiums!
- Most Profitable Football Stadiums in Europe
- 10 stadiums with the best atmosphere in football!
- Africa CAF football online