Changwon Sports Park

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Changwon Stadium
Orange Stadium
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Location Doodae-Dong, Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
Operator Changwon City Facilities Management Corporation
Capacity 27,085 (max 30,000)
Construction
Broke ground 8 December 1989
Opened 19 March 1993
Construction cost 20,000 million KRW
Tenants
Gyeongnam FC (2006-2009)
Changwon City FC (2005~present)

Changwon Sports Park(Korean: 창원스포츠파크) is a group of sports facilities in Changwon, South Korea. The complex consists of the Changwon Stadium, Changwon Indoor Arena, swimming pool. Gungdo Field.

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Changwon Stadium[edit]

Changwon Stadium (Korean: 창원스포츠파크 주경기장; Hanja: 昌原綜合運動場) is a multi-use stadium in Changwon, South Korea. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 30,000 (27,085 seats) people. It was built in 1993.

It served as the home of K League side Gyeongnam FC and National League side Changwon City FC prior to the construction of the Changwon Football Center in 2009.

It is named Orange Stadium by Gyeongnam FC's supporters.

2007 U-17 World Cup[edit]

The stadium was one of the venues of the 2007 U-17 World Cup, and held the following matches:

Date Team #1 Res. Team #2 Round
2007-08-20  Belgium 2-4  Tunisia Group E
2007-08-20  Tajikistan 4-3  United States Group E
2007-08-23  United States 1-3  Tunisia Group E
2007-08-23  Tajikistan 0-1  Belgium Group E
2007-08-26  Germany 5-0  Trinidad and Tobago Group F
2007-08-29  Tunisia 1-3  France Second Round
2007-09-01  Peru 0-2  Ghana Semi-Quarter Final

Changwon Indoor Arena[edit]

Changwon Indoor Arena is home of Changwon LG Sakers in the Korean Basketball League.

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Coordinates: 35°14′1.92″N 128°39′52.91″E / 35.2338667°N 128.6646972°E / 35.2338667; 128.6646972