Estadio Presidente Juan Domingo Perón

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Estadio Presidente Juan Domingo Perón
El Cilindro
Full name Estadio Presidente Juan Domingo Perón
Location Mozart y O.O.Corbatta - (1870) Avellaneda 34°40′03.2″S 58°22′6.9″W / 34.667556°S 58.368583°W / -34.667556; -58.368583
Owner Racing Club
Operator Racing Club
Capacity 55,000[1]
Construction
Built 1949-50
Opened 3 September 1950
Tenants
Racing Club

The Estadio Juan Domingo Perón, not to be confused with Estadio Presidente Perón, which opened on 13 September 1950,[2] is a stadium in Argentina that is the home of Racing Club. The club's fans refer to it as El Cilindro.[3]

History[edit]

The stadium was built in the early 1950s, and funded by the government.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stadiums in Argentina". World Stadiums. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  2. ^ http://www.worldofstadiums.com/south-america/argentina/estadio-presidente-juan-domingo-peron/
  3. ^ "Racing Club". Classic Football. FIFA. Archived from the original on January 10, 2013. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  4. ^ Ben Backwell (December 2002). "Academica Racing Club". When Saturday Comes. Retrieved 25 January 2013. 

Coordinates: 34°40′03″S 58°22′07″W / 34.66750°S 58.36861°W / -34.66750; -58.36861