Estadio Gigante de Arroyito
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|Gigante de Arroyito|
|Full name||Estadio Gigante de Arroyito|
|Field size||105 x 70 m|
|Opened||14 November 1926|
|Renovated||1957, 1963, 1968 and 1974-78|
1978 FIFA World Cup
Argentina national rugby union team
II South American Games
The stadium was originally opened in 1926 and remodeled to concrete in three stages, the first in 1957, the second in 1963 and the third in 1968.
In the 1978 World Cup, all three second-round games of the Argentine national football team were played in the Gigante. Local hero Mario Kempes enjoyed the support of the fans and went on to become the top scorer of the tournament.
Media related to Gigante de Arroyito at Wikimedia Commons
- "Gigante de Arroyito". ESPNscrum. ESPN EMEA. Retrieved 20 September 2012.
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