Estadio Municipal de Concepción

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Estadio Ester Roa
Estadio Ester Roa
Full name Estadio Municipal Alcaldesa Ester Roa Rebolledo
Location Concepción,
Coordinates 36°48′55″S 73°01′24″W / 36.81528°S 73.02333°W / -36.81528; -73.02333Coordinates: 36°48′55″S 73°01′24″W / 36.81528°S 73.02333°W / -36.81528; -73.02333
Owner Escudo de Concepción (Chile).svg Municipality of Concepción
Capacity 30,448[1]
Field size 105 x 68 m
Surface grass
Opened September 16, 1962 (1962-09-16)[2]
Renovated 2013–2015
Reopened 25 June 2015
Architect Mario Recordón
Universidad de Concepción
Fernández Vial

Estadio Alcaldesa Ester Roa Rebolledo is a multi-purpose stadium in Concepción, Chile. It is used mostly for football matches. The stadium was built in 1962, and completely renovated in 2015; and currently has a capacity of 30,448 seats.

The stadium was being renovated by Spanish company COPASA, but in May 2014, after continuing delays, the contract was terminated. In September 2014 the municipality of Concepción hired Chilean company Claro Vicuña Valenzuela to finish the works. The stadium was not completed in time to host two 2015 Copa América group stage matches, which were moved to Santiago's Estadio Monumental David Arellano. It was finally reopened on 25 June 2015, in time to host three Copa América matches.

1991 Copa América[edit]

Date Team #1 Res. Team #2 Round Attendance
July 8, 1991  Chile 4–2  Peru First Round 18,798
July 12, 1991  Argentina 4–1  Paraguay First Round 10,000

2015 Copa América[edit]

Date Time (UTC-3) Team #1 Res. Team #2 Round Attendance
June 27, 2015 18:30  Brazil 1–1 (Penalties: 3–4)  Paraguay Quarter-Finals 29,276
June 30, 2015 20:30  Argentina 6–1  Paraguay Semi-Finals 29,205
July 3, 2015 20:30  Peru 2–0  Paraguay Third place match 29,143