Sydney Football Stadium

Halbfinale Olympische Spiele 2000     Spanien - USA  3:1 (2:1)

26.09.2000

           

Aussie Stadium, formally the Sydney Football Stadium, is next door to the Sydney Cricket Ground, it holds 42,000 spectators and is used for Soccer, Rugby League & Union. The stadium opened in 1988 to much acclaim for its wave-like structure. Up until 1998, the National Rugby League grand finals have been staged at the stadium until they were relocated to Stadium Australia. The stadium played host to Football during the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. Other big events held at the stadium include Soccer World Cup Qualifiers, NRL Grand Finals, and International Rugby Union fixtures.

Location Sydney, New South Wales
Capacity 40,792
Seats 40,792 (100% of capacity)
Record Crowd 43,967 - Soccer W.C.Q
Australia v Argentina
Video Screen Yes
Lights Yes
Roof No
Built 1988
Last Redeveloped  
Former Names Sydney Football Stadium
Sports Played Rugby League
Rugby Union
Soccer
Home Teams South Sydney RLC
Sydney Roosters RLC
St George-Illawarra RLC
New South Wales Waratahs
Annual Events  
Historic Events Sydney 2000 Olympic Games
2003 Rugby World Cup