Estadio Tigo Manuel Ferreira


* Address: Asunción
* Country: Paraguay
* Capacity: 22,000
* Opened: May 1964
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Olimpia (football)

Extra stadium info – Estadio Tigo Manuel Ferreira

The stadium, nicknamed El Bosque de Para Uno, opened with a football match between Olimpia and Santos FC from Brazil. Tenants Olimpia, one of the major sports clubs from Paraguay, won the Copa Libertadores several times. In 1979, they won their first world title. Olimpia and their arch-rivals Cerro Porteño became the first sports clubs from Paraguay with 100,000 followers on their main social media page. Roque Luis Santa Cruz Cantero started his professional football career with Olimpia. He became the player who scored the most goals for the national football team of Paraguay.

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