Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadium

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Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadium
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Former names Kasımpaşa Stadium
Location Istanbul, Turkey
Coordinates 40°59′24″N, 29°1′30″E
Renovated 2005
Surface Grass
Capacity 14,234
Executive suites 12
Field size 105m x 68m
Tenants
Kasımpaşa S.K.

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadium (a.k.a. Kasımpaşa Stadium) is a multi-use stadium in the Kasımpaşa neighbourhood of Istanbul, Turkey. It is currently used mostly for football matches, and is the home stadium of Kasımpaşa S.K. The stadium sits 9,576 spectators (all-seater).[1] Its capacity was extended to 14,234 spectators. Due to extension works, Kasımpaşa played most of its home matches in the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in the 2007–2008 season. It is named after Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who is a native of Kasımpaşa.

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Coordinates: 41°01′58.10″N 28°58′20.36″E / 41.0328056°N 28.9723222°E / 41.0328056; 28.9723222