Parkstad Limburg Stadion

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Parkstad Limburg Stadion
RodaStadion.jpg
Location Kerkrade, Netherlands
Owner Roda JC
Operator Roda JC
Capacity 19,979
Field size 105 x 68 m
Surface Grass
Construction
Opened 15 August 2000
Architect Jan Dautzenberg
Tenants
Roda JC (Eredivisie) 2000 – present

The Parkstad Limburg Stadion (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈpɑrk.stɑt ˈlɪm.bʏrx ˌstaː.di.ˌjɔn]) is a football stadium in Kerkrade, completed in 2000. With a present day capacity of 19,979 seats, the stadium was officially opened on August 15, 2000 with a friendly between Roda JC and Real Zaragoza (2–2).

It is the home stadium of football club Roda JC Kerkrade from the Netherlands. In 2005 the Parkstad Limburg Stadion was the hosting stadium for the opening match and the semi-finals of the FIFA World Youth Championship Netherlands 2005.

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Trivia[edit]

On 15 January 2005, the South stand was named the Theo Pickée Stand as an honour to the Roda JC chairman, who died in December 2003.

Notable matches[edit]

Roda JC – AC Milan 0–1

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Coordinates: 50°51′25″N 6°00′21″E / 50.85694°N 6.00583°E / 50.85694; 6.00583