Estadio Elías Figueroa Brander

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Estadio Elías Figueroa Brander
Playa Ancha
Estadio Elías Figueroa Brander - Valparaíso,Chile.JPG
Full name Estadio Elías Figueroa Brander de Valparaíso
Former names Estadio Municipal de Valparaíso (1931 − 2005),
Estadio Regional Chiledeportes (2005 − 2012)
Location Valparaíso, Chile
Coordinates 33°01′19″S 71°38′24″W / 33.022°S 71.640°W / -33.022; -71.640Coordinates: 33°01′19″S 71°38′24″W / 33.022°S 71.640°W / -33.022; -71.640
Owner Chiledeportes
Capacity 20,575[1]
Field size 105 x 68 m
Surface grass
Construction
Opened December 25, 1931 (1931-12-25)[3]
Reopened 19 February 2014
Construction cost $19.000.000.000[2]
Tenants
Santiago Wanderers

Estadio Elías Figueroa Brander (Spanish pronunciation: [eˈli.as fiɣeˈɾoa]), formerly known as Estadio Regional Chiledeportes and Estadio Municipal de Valparaíso, is a multi-purpose stadium in Valparaíso, Chile. It is commonly known as Estadio Playa Ancha.[4] It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Santiago Wanderers. The stadium holds 20,575,[5] was built in 1931[6] and renovated in 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.biobiochile.cl/noticias/2014/09/12/gobierno-emplaza-a-la-administracion-anterior-por-falta-de-3-000-butacas-en-estadio-de-valparaiso.shtml
  2. ^ Pablo Velozo: Trabajos de remodelación del Estadio Elías Figueroa presentan sobre un 60% de avance. 8/13/2013 biobiochile.cl
  3. ^ http://www.worldofstadiums.com/south-america/chile/estadio-elias-figueroa-brander/
  4. ^ "El Estadio". Santiago Wanderers. Retrieved 3 May 2015. 
  5. ^ "Gobierno emplaza a la administración anterior por falta de 3.000 butacas en estadio de Valparaíso". https://www.facebook.com/RadioBioBio. Retrieved 31 July 2015.  External link in |work= (help)
  6. ^ Stadiums in Chile. worldstadiums.com