Stadio Nazionale PNF

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Stadio Nazionale PNF
Stadio Pnf.jpg
Location Rome, Italy
Owner City of Rome
Capacity
47,300
Field size
105 m × 68 m
Surface Grass
Construction
Broke ground 1911[1]
Opened 1911
Closed 1953
Demolished 1957
Tenants
Lazio (1931–1953)
Roma (1940–1953)

The Stadio Nazionale del PNF (National Stadium of the National Fascist Party) was a multi-purpose stadium in Rome, Italy. It was built in 1911 and held 50,000 people. It hosted three of the 17 matches of the 1934 FIFA World Cup, including the final between hosts Italy and Czechoslovakia on 10 June 1934.

Clubs S.S. Lazio and A.S. Roma played their home matches there before both teams started using the Stadio Olimpico in 1953.

The stadium closed in 1953 and replaced by the Stadio Flaminio in 1957.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "I Lavori alla "Stadium" di Roma". La Lettura Sportiva. 26 February 1911. p. 6 (163). 
Preceded by
Estadio Centenario
Montevideo
FIFA World Cup
Final Venue

1934
Succeeded by
Stade Olympique des Colombes
Paris

Coordinates: 41°55′38″N 12°28′20″E / 41.92722°N 12.47222°E / 41.92722; 12.47222