Olympic Stadium

 
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* Address: Kifissia Avenue, Athens
* Country: Hellenic Republic
* Capacity: 75,000
* Opened: 1982
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: AEK (football), Panathinaikos FC (football)

Extra stadium info – Olympic Stadium

The Olympic Stadium hosted its first-ever final of the European championship for football clubs in 1983, when 73,000 people showed up for the game between HSV and Juventus. It was the main venue for the Games of the Olympiad in 2004. AEK and Panathinaikos FC use the stadium for home games. AEK was founded by Greek refugees from Constantinople. They won the Greek top-flight football league in 1993 for the 10th time in their history. Panathinaikos FC are known as the first team from the Hellenic Republic in a final of the European championship for football clubs. They lost the match in London. In 2010, Panathinaikos FC became the second Greek side with 20 top-flight football league titles. Olympiacos became the first one.

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