Skënderbeu Stadium

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Skënderbeu Stadium
Stadiumi Skënderbeu.jpg
Full name Stadiumi Skënderbeu
Location Rruga Kristaq Papargjiri 1, 7001 Korçë, Albania
Coordinates 40°37′33″N 20°46′58″E / 40.62583°N 20.78278°E / 40.62583; 20.78278 (Stadiumi Skënderbeu)
Owner Municipality of Korça
Operator KF Skënderbeu Korçë
Capacity 12.343[1]
Field size 105 m × 68 m (344 ft × 223 ft)
Surface Grass
Scoreboard Yes
Construction
Broke ground 1957
Opened 1957
Renovated 2011
Tenants
KF Skënderbeu Korçë (1957-present)
Albania national football team (some matches)

Stadiumi Skënderbeu (Albanian: Stadiumi Skënderbeu, English: Skenderbeu Stadium) is a multi-purpose stadium in Korçë, Albania. The ground is currently the home of KF Skënderbeu Korçë. It has a seating capacity of 12.343 people all seater.[1]

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The stadium is the current grounds for KF Skënderbeu Korçë as well as other municipal and national athletic events. It was first opened in 1957, and then later fully renovated in 2010, thanks to major contributions by various corporate donors. The stadium was approved by UEFA, to hold preliminary rounds of Champions League matches in 2011.

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