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How to get to Estádio José Alvalade?
Estádio José Alvalade is located in the north of the city of Lisbon, about 7 kilometres from Lisbon’s historic centre and only two kilometres from Lisbon’s other major stadium, Estádio da Luz. The stadium lies next to the E1 motorway. Take exit 5 Campo Grande to get to the stadium.
What is the history of Alvalade Stadium in Lisbon?
Estádio José Alvalade is a football stadium in Lisbon, Portugal, home of Sporting Clube de Portugal. It was built adjacent to the site of the older stadium. The stadium is named after José Alvalade, the founder and first club member of Sporting CP in the early twentieth century. The previous José Alvalade Stadium was opened on 10 June 1956.
Where is Estadio da Luz?
Estadio da Luz is located in the north of Lisbon at almost 8 kilometres north of Lisbon’s city centre and not far away from Lisbon’s other major stadium, Estádio José Alvalade. The stadium lies adjacent to the E1 (Av. General Norton de Matos) motorway.
How to get to the Estadio de Portugal?
The Segunda Circular, a major ring road of Lisbon, runs close by and the stadium can be reached via the exit Estádio de Alvalade. There are several car parks around the stadium. It is a relatively short distance (3 km) from Lisbons biggest stadium, the Estádio da Luz, homeground of rivals S.L. Benfica .
What is the capacity of the Estadio da Luz?
Estadio da Luz - Benfica - Lisbon - The Stadium Guide Club: SL Benfica | Opening: 2003 | Capacity: 64,400 seats | Description: Estadio da Luz, officially named Estadio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, was built to provide Benfica with a new and modern home, and to serve as the playing venue for the Euro 2004 final. The Stadium Guide Present stadiums
Why is the stadium in Lisbon called the Luz?
The stadium Estádio da Luz is named after the parish of Lisbon that the stadium stands in, Nossa Senhora da Luz (Our Lady of the Light) the parish name is often shorted to Luz (light) hence the metro station name Colegio Mililitar / Luz.
Why is Benficas Estádio da Luz called the mecca of football?
The name proved to be appropriate when it became a Mecca for European Football when The Stadium of Light hosted the 2013/2014 Champions League final between Galácticos and Atletico Madrid in a fiercely contested Madrid derby. Below is a seating plan of Benficas Estádio da Luz:
What is the name of Benficas stadium in Portugal?
The Estádio da Luz (Portuguese pronunciation: [(ɨ)ˈʃtaðju ðɐ ˈluʃ]), officially named Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, is a multi-purpose stadium located in Lisbon, Portugal. It is used mostly for association football matches, hosting the home games of Portuguese club S.L. Benfica.