Stade de la Route de Lorient

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Stade de la Route de Lorient
Full name Stade de la Route de Lorient
Location 111 Route de Lorient, 35000, Rennes, France
Capacity 29,376
Surface Grass
Opened 1912
Renovated 1999–2004
Expanded 2004
Stade Rennais (Ligue 1 Orange)

The Stade de la Route de Lorient (Lorient Road stadium, French pronunciation: ​[stad də la ʁut də lɔˈʁjɑ̃]) is a football stadium, inaugurated on September 15, 1912. It is located at 111 route de Lorient, in west-central Rennes. Rebuilt in 2001 and able to seat 29,376, the stadium is currently the home of Stade Rennais.

This stadium is not to be confused with the Stade du Moustoir in Lorient. The record attendance of 29,490 spectators was set 20 August 2005 for a Rennes – Marseille Ligue 1 match.


Coordinates: 48°6′26.85″N 1°42′46.22″W / 48.1074583°N 1.7128389°W / 48.1074583; -1.7128389