Nuuk Stadium

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Nuuk Stadium
Nuuk Stadium 2.jpg
Nuuk Stadium after installation of artificial turf
Location Nuuk (Godthåb), Sermersooq, Greenland
Owner Government of Nuuk
Operator Greenland Football Union
Capacity 2,000
Field size 101 x 70 meters
Surface Artificial turf
Tenants
Greenland national football team
IL Nuuk
B-67 Nuuk

Nuuk Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Nuuk, Greenland. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity for 2,000.[1]

Nuuk Stadium before to installation of artificial turf

FIFA 2-star artificial turf was installed at the stadium in July 2016.[2][3] The 2-star rating is the highest achievable rating for an artificial surface and is suitable for all UEFA competitions.[4]

Venue[edit]

The stadium can also be used as an entertainment venue. On November 2, 2007, Scottish rock band Nazareth, of Love Hurts fame, performed at the venue,[5] and on April 1, 2011, the venue was visited by Suzi Quatro.[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Stadiums entry". 
  2. ^ "Kunstgræsbanen klar til indvielse" (in Danish). Sermitsiaq. Retrieved 10 July 2016. 
  3. ^ Petersen, Lars. "Nuuk stadion, 2016". NBU. Retrieved 13 July 2016. 
  4. ^ "FIFA Quality Concept for Football Turf" (PDF). FIFA. Retrieved 13 July 2016. 
  5. ^ "Nazareth's Concert Listing". Retrieved 2014-10-13. 
  6. ^ "Schedule for Inussivik Stadium". Retrieved 2011-03-30. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Nuuk Stadium at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 64°10′51″N 51°43′57″W / 64.18083°N 51.73250°W / 64.18083; -51.73250