Estadio Las Gaunas

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Municipal Las Gaunas
Estadio Las Gaunas.JPG
Full name Municipal Las Gaunas
Location Logroño, Spain
Coordinates 42°27′12″N 2°27′12″W / 42.45333°N 2.45333°W / 42.45333; -2.45333Coordinates: 42°27′12″N 2°27′12″W / 42.45333°N 2.45333°W / 42.45333; -2.45333
Owner Ayuntamiento de Logroño
Capacity 16,000
Record attendance 16,000 (Opening match: CD Logroñés 2-1 Deportivo Alavés on February 28, 2002)[1]
Field size 104 metres (114 yd) x 66 metres (72 yd)
Surface Grass
Scoreboard Yes
Construction
Built 1997 - 2002
Opened February 28, 2002[2]
Construction cost €20 million
Architect Antonio Lamela
Main contractors Grupo ACS
Tenants
CD Logroñés
Logroñés CF
SD Logroñés
UD Logroñés
2002 - 2009
2004 - 2008
2009 -
2009 -

Estadio Las Gaunas is a football stadium in Logroño, La Rioja, Spain. The stadium holds 16,000 spectators and was opened in 28 February 2002. It is the home ground of Segunda División B club UD Logroñés, and the Tercera División club SD Logroñés.

History and events[edit]

The stadium was opened in 2002 to replace the old stadium with the same name.

On 6 September 2011, it hosted the Spain national football team in a Euro 2012 qualifier against Liechtenstein, which the hosts won 6–0 with braces from Álvaro Negredo and David Villa.[3] Earlier, on 16 October 2002, it staged a goalless friendly draw between Spain and Paraguay.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yo también estuve en Las Gaunas (I was also in Las Gaunas) (in Spanish)
  2. ^ El Nuevo Las Gaunas abre sus puertas (The new Las Gaunas opens its doors) (in Spanish)
  3. ^ Hunter, Graham (7 September 2011). "Spain surge past Liechtenstein to qualify". UEFA. Retrieved 9 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Estadio Las Gaunas". EU Football. Retrieved 9 August 2014. 

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