Suwon World Cup Stadium

 
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* Address: 456 Uman-dong, Suwon
* Country: Korea
* Capacity: 43,000
* Opened: 2001
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Suwon Samsung Bluewings (football)

Extra stadium info – Suwon World Cup Stadium

The venue, nicknamed Big Bird Stadium, hosted 2002 FIFA World Cup matches of Brazil, Costa Rica, Ireland, Portugal, Senegal, Spain, the United States and Uruguay. Tenants Suwon Samsung Bluewings won the Asian championship for football clubs in 2001 for the first time in their history. Sandro Cardoso dos Santos from Brazil scored the only goal for the Suwon Samsung Bluewings in the final of the tournament.

© Flickr: jchowphoto

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