Orange Vélodrome

 
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* Address: 3 boulevard Michelet, Marseille
* Country: France
* Capacity: 67,000
* Opened: 13 June 1937
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Olympique de Marseille (football)

Extra stadium info – Orange Vélodrome

The stadium in southern France hosted FIFA World Cup matches and Rugby World Cup matches. It also hosted home games of RC toulonnais, one of the major French rugby union clubs. Olympique de Marseille play their home games at the Orange Vélodrome. In 1993, they became the first French club to win the European championship for football clubs. Olympique de Marseille drew an average attendance of 27,000 in 19 home games in that domestic league season. Olympique de Marseille became one of the first French sports clubs with 1 million followers on their main social media page.

© Flickr: Zimzoul

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