Estadio Cuauhtémoc


* Address: Calzada Ignacio Zaragosa 666, Puebla
* Country: United Mexican States
* Capacity: 51,000
* Opened: 8 October 1968
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Club Puebla (football)

Extra stadium info – Estadio Cuauhtémoc

In 1968, the stadium was used for the Games of the Olympiad. It hosted its first FIFA World Cup match in June 1970, when the national football team of Uruguay defeated Israel 2-0. The same month, the venue hosted two more FIFA World Cup games. It also hosted matches for the 1986 FIFA World Cup. Club Puebla have been tenants of the venue since 1968. The club was founded in 1944. Club Puebla won their first Mexican top-division title in 1983. They won the North American football championship in 1991 for the first time in their history.

© Valdermar Molina

© Valdermar Molina

© Valdermar Molina

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