10. The Rungnado May May Day Stadium(or First Stadium) is a stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, and has multiple uses. It was completed on May 1, 1989. It is regarded as the largest stadium in the world, with a capacity of 150,000. It is currently used for football matches, a few athletics matches, but most often for Arirang performances (also known as the Mass Games).
9. Azteca Stadium is in Santa Ursula, Mexico City, Mexico. It is the official home stadium of the Mexico national football team and the Mexican club, Club América. The stadium was the venue for football in the 1968 Summer Olympics. It has the honour of being the only stadium in the world to have hosted two FIFA World Cup Finals.
8. The Azadi Stadium formerly Aryamehr Stadium is an all-seater football stadium in Tehran, Iran. It was inaugurated on 18 October 1971 and is self owned by Esteghlal and Persepolis and also home stadium of Iran national football team. It has a current capacity of 84,412 spectators. The stadium is part of the much larger Azadi Sport Complex, and is surrounded by a rowing river, football training pitches, a weightlifting complex, swimming facilities and indoor volleyball and futsal courts, among many other amenities.
7. Camp Nou, New Field, often referred to in English as The Nou Camp is a football stadium in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain which has been the home of Futbol Club Barcelona since 1957. The Camp Nou seats 99,786 reduced to 96,336 in matches organized by UEFA,making it the largest stadium in Europe and the 13th largest in the world in terms of capacity. It has hosted numerous international matches at a senior level, including two UEFA Champions League finals and the football competition at the 1992 Summer Olympics.
6. The Estádio do Maracana officially Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho is an open-air stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Owned by the Rio de Janeiro State Government, it is, as the Maracana neighborhood where it is located, named after the Rio Maracana, a now canalized river in Rio de Janeiro.
5. Soccer City, also known as First National Bank Stadium or simply FNB Stadium or The Calabash, is a stadium located in Nasrec, the Soweto area of Johannesburg, South Africa. It is located next to the South African Football Association headquarters (SAFA House) where both the FIFA offices and the Local Organising Committee for the 2010 FIFA World Cup were housed.Designed as the main association football stadium for the World Cup, the FNB Stadium became the largest stadium in Africa with a capacity of 94,736.
4. Wembley Stadium often referred to simply as Wembley or sometimes as the New Wembley, is a football stadium located in Wembley Park, in the Borough of Brent, London, England. It opened in 2007 and was built on the site of the previous 1923 Wembley Stadium. The earlier Wembley stadium, originally called the Empire Stadium, was often referred to as “The Twin Towers” and was one of the world’s most famous football stadiums until its demolition in 2003.
3. Gillette Stadium is a stadium located in Foxborough, Massachusetts, 21 miles (34 kilometers) southwest of downtown Boston and 20 miles (32 km) from downtown Providence, Rhode Island. It serves as the home stadium and administrative offices for both the NFL’s New England Patriots football franchise and the MLS’ New England Revolution soccer team. In 2012, it also became the home stadium for the football program of the University of Massachusetts (UMass), making it the largest football stadium in the Mid-American Conference.
2. MetLife Stadium was a stadium located in East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA, in the Meadowlands Sports Complex. The maximum seating capacity was 80,242. The building itself was 756 feet (230 m) long, 592 feet (180 m) wide and 144 feet (44 m) high from service level to the top of the seating bowl and 178 feet (54 m) high to the top of the south tower. The volume of the stadium was 64,500,000 cubic feet (1,830,000 m3).
1. The Olympic Stadium “Spiros Louis” is part of the Athens Olympic Sports Complex. It is named after the first modern Olympic marathon race winner in 1896, Spiros Louis. Located in the area of Marousi in Athens, the stadium was originally designed in 1979 and built in 1980–1982. It was completed in time to host the 1982 European Championships in Athletics. It was inaugurated by the President of Greece, at the time Konstantinos Karamanlis, on 8 September 1982.