Alexandria Stadium

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Alexandria Stadium
Alexandria Stadium
LocationAlexandria, Egypt
OwnerAlexandria Governorate
Capacity20,000[1]
SurfaceGrass
Construction
Opened1929
Renovated2016–2017
Tenants
Al Ittihad
Smouha (selected matches)

Alexandria Stadium (Arabic: إستاد الأسكندرية‎) is a multi-purpose stadium in Alexandria, Egypt. It is currently used mostly for football matches, and was used for the 2006 African Cup of Nations. The stadium is the oldest stadium in Egypt and Africa, being built in 1929. The stadium holds 20,000 people after recent remodelings.[2]

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Coordinates: 31°11′50″N 29°54′48″E / 31.197096°N 29.913239°E / 31.197096; 29.913239