Estádio Governador Magalhães Pinto


* Address: Avenida Antônio Abrahão Caram, Belo Horizonte
* Country: Brazil
* Capacity: 61,000
* Opened: 5 September 1965
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Cruzeiro (football)

Extra stadium info – Estádio Governador Magalhães Pinto

The stadium, nicknamed Mineirão, was one of the 2014 FIFA World Cup venues. The stadium’s record attendance was broken when 132,000 fans showed up for a home match of Cruzeiro Esporte Clube. Cruzeiro became one of the first Brazilian sports clubs with 1 million followers on their main social media page.

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