Stade de la Meinau


* Address: 12 Rue de l’Extenwoerth, Strasbourg
* Country: French Republic
* Capacity: 26,000
* Opened: 1914
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: RC Strasbourg (football)

Extra stadium info – Stade de la Meinau

The stadium was one of the 1938 FIFA World Cup venues. It also hosted two 1984 UEFA European Football Championship matches. The stadium’s record attendance was set in 1984, when 44,000 people showed up for a football match. Racing Club de Strasbourg Alsace are the tenants of the stadium. The club was founded in 1906 under a different name. RC Strasbourg were crowned French football champions in 1979 for the first time in their history. They drew an average home attendance of 21,000 in that domestic league season.

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