FNB Stadium (Soccer City)

Bio

The stadium was built in 1987 but underwent major refurbishment ahead of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, which saw the stadium rebuilt in the form of a calabash, a symbol of sharing and togetherness. FNB Stadium has an important place in South African history, hosting the World Cup opening and closing ceremonies. Today, the FNB Stadium is a unique architectural landmark in Soweto’s skies. It’s little wonder that FIFA has described it as one of the most artistic and awe-inspiring football venues on the African continent. It frequently plays host to major music events, including touring stars such as Rihanna, Justin Bieber, U2 and many others.

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ZAJohannesburg, South Africa
In operation since: 
1987

Contact

+27112475300 
Stadium Management
Profile added by DJ Okapi on 09 Jun 2014
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