Estadio Atilio Paiva Olivera

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Estádio Atilio Paiva Olivera
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Coordinates 30°54′30″S 55°32′54″W / 30.90833°S 55.54833°W / -30.90833; -55.54833Coordinates: 30°54′30″S 55°32′54″W / 30.90833°S 55.54833°W / -30.90833; -55.54833
Capacity 27,135 [1]
Field size 100 × 60 m
Surface grass
Construction
Opened 1927
Expanded 1995
Tenants
Uruguay national football team (some matches)
Frontera Rivera Chico

Estádio Atilio Paiva Olivera is a multi-use stadium in Rivera, Uruguay. It is currently used mostly for football matches.

The stadium holds 27,135 people.[2] It was used for the 1995 Copa América and the 1999 South American Under-17 Football Championship.

On 23 June 2011, Uruguay played a friendly match in this stadium against the Estonia were the locals won 3-0.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.worldstadiums.com/south_america/countries/uruguay.shtml
  2. ^ "Stadiums in Uruguay". fussballtempel.net. Retrieved 12 April 2012. 
  3. ^ "URUGUAY VS. ESTONIA 3 - 0". Soccerway. 23 June 2011. Retrieved 23 June 2011. 

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