Mikheil Meskhi Stadium

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Mikheil Meskhi Stadium
Lokomotivi Stadium
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Full name Mikheil Meskhi Stadium
Former names Lokomotivi Stadium (1952-2005)
Location Georgia (country) Tbilisi, Georgia
Owner Government of Georgia
Capacity 27,223[1]
Field size 105 m × 68 m (344 ft × 223 ft)
Opened 1952[2]
Tenants
Georgia national rugby union team
Georgia national football team
Georgia national rugby league team
FC Lokomotivi Tbilisi[3]
FC Spartaki Tbilisi[4]

The Mikheil Meskhi Stadium, also known as the Lokomotivi Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium in Tbilisi, Georgia named after the famous Georgian international footballer. It is used mostly for football matches, and occasionally for rugby union and rugby league matches. The stadium was renovated in 2001[5] and has a capacity to hold 27,223 people. It is the second largest stadium in Georgia, after the Boris Paichadze Stadium.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ https://cityseeker.com/tbilisi/936056-the-mikheil-meskhi-stadium
  3. ^ http://stadiumdb.com/stadiums/geo/stadion_mikheil_meskhi
  4. ^ http://stadiumdb.com/stadiums/geo/stadion_mikheil_meskhi
  5. ^ "Stadion Mikheil Meskhi (Stadion Lokomotivi) – StadiumDB.com". stadiumdb.com. Retrieved 2017-02-17.

Coordinates: 41°42′34.62″N 44°44′46.49″E / 41.7096167°N 44.7462472°E / 41.7096167; 44.7462472