Pocarisweat Stadium

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Pocari Sweat Stadium
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Former namesTokushima Naruto Stadium (1971-2007)
LocationJapan Naruto, Japan
Coordinates34°10′06″N 134°37′04″E / 34.16821°N 134.617839°E / 34.16821; 134.617839
OwnerTokushima Prefecture
Capacity17,924[1]
SurfaceGrass
Construction
Opened1971
Renovated1993, 2004
Tenants
Tokushima Vortis

Pocarisweat Stadium (ポカリスエットスタジアム) or Naruto Otsuka Sports Park Pocari Sweat Stadium[2] (Japanese: 鳴門・大塚スポーツパークポカリスエットスタジアム) is a multi-purpose stadium in Naruto, Tokushima, Japan. The stadium is named after Pocari Sweat.

Its original name was Tokushima Naruto Stadium (Japanese: 徳島県鳴門総合運動公園陸上競技場), which was renamed by the naming rights by Otsuka Pharmaceutical and after its product Pocari Sweat.[2]

It is currently used mostly for football matches. It serves as a home ground of Tokushima Vortis. The stadium holds 17,924 people since the most recent renovation works.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.jleague.jp/club/tokushima/day/#day
  2. ^ a b "ホームスタジアム 名称変更のお知らせ" [Change of the home stadium's name]. Tokushima Vortis. 10 May 2007. Retrieved 14 December 2011.

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