Suwon World Cup Stadium

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Suwon World Cup Stadium
수원월드컵경기장
Big Bird Stadium
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Full name Suwon World Cup Stadium
Location 456, Uman-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do,
Republic of Korea
Coordinates 37°17′10.6″N 127°02′12.8″E / 37.286278°N 127.036889°E / 37.286278; 127.036889
Owner Gyeonggi-do
Operator Suwon World Cup Stadium
Management Foundation
Capacity
43,959
Field size
425,000 m² (site)
66,595 m² (floorage)
Surface Grass
Construction
Built May 13, 2001
Opened 2001[1]
Architect Samoo Architects & Engineers
Tenants
Suwon Samsung Bluewings (2001–present)
Suwon FC (2014)

The Suwon World Cup Stadium (수원월드컵경기장), which seats 43,959,[2] in the Korean city of Suwon, has been home to K League Classic football side Suwon Samsung Bluewings since 2001.

Gallery[edit]

International matches[edit]

Here is a list of notable international matches held at Suwon World Cup Stadium.

2000–01 Asian Club Championship


2001 FIFA Confederations Cup

First round
30 May 2001
19:30 UTC+9
Mexico  0–2  Australia
(Report) Murphy Goal 20'
Skoko Goal 54'

Attendance: 6,232
Referee: Felix Tangawarima (Zimbabwe)

First round
3 June 2001
19:30 UTC+9
South Korea  1–0  Australia
Hwang Sun-hong Goal 24' (Report)

Attendance: 42,754
Referee: Oscar Ruiz (Colombia)

Semi-final
7 June 2001
20:00 UTC+9
France  2–1  Brazil
Pirès Goal 7'
Desailly Goal 54'
(Report) Ramon Goal 30'

Attendance: 34,527
Referee: Gamal Al-Ghandour (Egypt)

Friendly Match

26 May 2002
UTC+9
South Korea  2–3  France
Park Ji-sung Goal 26'
Seol Ki-hyeon Goal 41'
Trezeguet Goal 16'
Dugarry Goal 53'
Leboeuf Goal 90'

Attendance: 41,600
Referee: Masayoshi Okada (Japan)

2002 FIFA World Cup

First round
5 June 2002
18:00 UTC+9
United States  3–2  Portugal
O'Brien Goal 4'
J. Costa Goal 29' (o.g.)
McBride Goal 36'
(Report) Beto Goal 39'
Agoos Goal 71' (o.g.)

Attendance: 37,306
Referee: Byron Moreno (Ecuador)

First round
11 June 2002
15:30 UTC+9
Senegal  3–3  Uruguay
Fadiga Goal 20' (pen.)
Bouba Diop Goal 26' Goal 38'
(Report) Morales Goal 46'
Forlán Goal 69'
Recoba Goal 88' (pen.)

Attendance: 33,681
Referee: Jan Wegereef (Netherlands)

First round
13 June 2002
15:30 UTC+9
Costa Rica  2–5  Brazil
Wanchope Goal 39'
Gómez Goal 56'
(Report) Ronaldo Goal 10'13'
Edmílson Goal 38'
Rivaldo Goal 62'
Júnior Goal 64'

Attendance: 38,524
Referee: Gamal Al-Ghandour (Egypt)


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Coordinates: 37°17′10.6″N 127°02′12.8″E / 37.286278°N 127.036889°E / 37.286278; 127.036889

Preceded by
King Fahd Stadium
Riyadh
Asian Club Championship
Final Venue

2001
Succeeded by
Azadi Stadium
Tehran
Preceded by
North Harbour Stadium
Auckland
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Final Venue

2017
Succeeded by
TBA