Estádio José de Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella
N 38° 45.607 W 009° 09.588
29S E 486116 N 4290169
Quick Description: Home of Sporting Lisbon, the new José de Alvalade Stadium hosted several matches of the Euro'2004 in Portugal.
Location: Portugal
Date Posted: 11/3/2006 3:17:09 PM
Waymark Code: WMXC6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member NFreitas
Views: 51

Long Description:
The new José de Alvalade Stadium, also known as Alvalade XXI, is the home of portuguese football team Sporting Clube de Portugal.

The opening match was against Manchester United, on August 6, 2003. The unusual looks makes this stadium a peculiar one. It was designed by the portuguese architect Tomás Taveira.

It's a UEFA 5 star stadium and hosted the UEFA Cup Final, on May 18, 2005.

Sporting CP is Cruella's favorite team. The last match we saw was against FC Porto, that turned into a draw.
It's the home of which team(s)?: Sporting Clube de Portugal

Which professional sports are played here?: Football

Capacity (number of seats): 52000

Opening Date: 08/06/2003

Guided Tours: yes

Venue's Website or Team's Website: [Web Link]

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