Stade 15 Octobre

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Stadium 15 October 1963
Address 27, avenue Hédi-Chaker 7000 Bizerte
Location Bizerte, Tunisia
Coordinates 37°16′44″N 9°51′56″E / 37.278923°N 9.865583°E / 37.278923; 9.865583Coordinates: 37°16′44″N 9°51′56″E / 37.278923°N 9.865583°E / 37.278923; 9.865583
Capacity 20,000[1]
Surface Grass
Opened 1990
Renovated 2004
CA Bizertin

The stadium 15 October (Arabic: ملعب 15 أوكتوبر‎‎) is a multi-use stadium in Bizerte, Tunisia (65 kilometers north-west of Tunis). It has a capacity of 20 000 seats of which 4000 are couvertes1. The stadium hosted matches of the CAN 2004, which has also been won by the Tunisian selection, but it is usually used by the Athletic Club Bizertin.

The stadium is named encrypted the date corresponding to the evacuation of the last foreign soldier of independent Tunisia, on 15 October 1963. The space devoted to various media features 170 workstations