Large stadiums


Large stadiums

Stadiums with a capacity of at least 80,000

Below is a list with stadiums with a capacity of at least 80,000. Most of these stadiums hosted football matches. Football is known as the most popular sport in the world. Various venues hosted football matches with attendances above 100,000. The stadiums in the list are located in Australia, China, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, the French Republic, Germany, India, Ireland, the Italian Republic, Malaysia, Peru, Russia, South Africa, Spain, the United Kingdom, the United Mexican States, the United States or Zimbabwe.

The Stade des Martyrs de la Pentecôte is the largest venue by capacity in the list. The African stadium, which opened in 1994, has a capacity of 125,000. It is located in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The Stade des Martyrs de la Pentecôte is known as a venue for several events, like athletics, boxing, concerts, football and religious gatherings. The national football team of the Democratic Republic of the Congo played numerous matches at the stadium, which is used mostly for football matches.

Location Stadium Capacity Main use
Kinshasa, DR Congo Stade des Martyrs de la Pentecôte 125,000 Football
Pyongyang, DPR Korea Rungrado 1st of May Stadium 114,000 Football, mass games
Ahmedabad, India Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium 110,000 Cricket
Ann Arbor, United States Michigan Stadium 107,000 American football, field lacrosse
University Park, United States Beaver Stadium 106,000 American football
College Station, United States Kyle Field 102,000 American football
Knoxville, United States Neyland Stadium 102,000 American football
Columbus, United States Ohio Stadium 102,000 American football
Baton Rouge, United States Tiger Stadium 102,000 American football
Tuscaloosa, United States Bryant-Denny Stadium 101,000 American football
Austin, United States Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium 100,000 American football
Melbourne, Australia Melbourne Cricket Ground 100,000 Australian football, cricket
Barcelona, Spain Camp Nou 99,000 Football
Johannesburg, South Africa FNB Stadium 94,000 Football
Dallas, United States Cotton Bowl Stadium 92,000 American football
Pasadena, United States Rose Bowl Stadium 92,000 American football
Beijing, China National Stadium 91,000 Football
London, United Kingdom Wembley Stadium 90,000 Football
Gainesville, United States Ben Hill Griffin Stadium 88,000 American football
Mexico City, United Mexican States Estadio Azteca 87,000 Football
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Stadium Nasional Bukit Jalil 87,000 Football
Borg el-Arab, Egypt Borg el-Arab Stadium 86,000 Football
Lincoln, United States Memorial Stadium 85,000 American football
Kolkata, India Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan 85,000 Football
Sydney, Australia ANZ Stadium 83,000 Rugby league
Dublin, Ireland Croke Park 82,000 Gaelic football, hurling
Landover, United States FedExField 82,000 American football
East Rutherford, United States MetLife Stadium 82,000 American football
Twickenham, United Kingdom Twickenham Stadium 82,000 Rugby union
Moscow, Russia Grand Sports Arena of the Luzhniki Olympic Complex 81,000 Football
Green Bay, United States Lambeau Field 81,000 American football
Clemson, United States Memorial Stadium 81,000 American football
Dortmund, Germany Signal Iduna Park 81,000 Football
Guangzhou, China Aoti Main Stadium 80,000 Football
Arlington, United States AT&T Stadium 80,000 American football
Madison, United States Camp Randall Stadium 80,000 American football
Lima, Peru Estadio Monumental 80,000 Football
Norman, United States Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium 80,000 American football
Hangzhou, China Hangzhou Olympic Sports Centre Stadium 80,000 Football
Harare, Zimbabwe National Sports Stadium 80,000 Football
Saint-Denis, French Republic Stade de France 80,000 Football, rugby union
Milan, Italian Republic Stadio Giuseppe Meazza 80,000 Football
Shah Alam, Malaysia Stadium Shah Alam 80,000 Football
Columbia, United States Williams-Brice Stadium 80,000 American football