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Estadio Olímpico de la UCV is a football stadium in Caracas, Venezuela, which is the home ground of Caracas FC. It has a capacity of 23,940. [1 ]
History [ edit ]
The stadium was designed by Venezuelan architect Carlos Raúl Villanueva.
The stadium has hosted major events such as the Copa Libertadores, the 1983 Pan American Games and the South American qualifiers for the World Cup, the former Merconorte Cup and matches of the Copa America.
There have been several important football teams that have played at this stadium, such as
F.C. Internazionale Milano, A.C. Milan, Real Madrid, USSR, Argentina and Brazil.
Copa America 1975 Final between Peru and Colombia was also played in this stadium.
Aerosmith was to be the first act playing at Estadio Olímpico. The concert was cancelled due to a knee infection to lead guitarist Joe Perry.
Panorama of the Olympic stadium
Copa America [ edit ]
Copa America 1975 [ edit ]
The stadium was the venue for the
Copa America 1975 play-off final:
Colombia Play-off Final
Copa America 2007 [ edit ]
The stadium was one of the venues for the
Copa America 2007. The following games were played at the stadium during said event:
Mexico 3rd Place
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]
Media related to Estadio Olímpico de la Universidad Central de Venezuela at Wikimedia Commons
Coordinates: 10°29′28.60″N 66°53′07.77″W / 10.4912778°N 66.8854917°W