- Estadio La Corregidora
stadium_name = Estadio La Corregidora
nickname = |El Coloso del Zimatario
location = Querétaro,
February 5, 1985
closed = Opened
Querétaro FC(PDFM) ( 1985-present)
seating_capacity = 40,785 [ [http://www.femexfut.org.mx] ] |
dimensions = 105 x 70 m
Estadio Corregidora is one of the newest sports stadiums in
This facility has a capacity of 40,785 seats (in many ocassion over full with over 45,000 sitting on stairs) and is located in the outskirts of the city of
Santiago de Querétaro, 145 km (90 miles) north Mexico City. This sport facility is used mostly for football (soccer)games. It is the home of the team Querétaro FC. This stadium hosted the Football World Cup 1986.
Built in 1985 in a German and Mexican collaboration, it is considered one of the most beautiful stadiums in Mexico and one with the best designs allowing the stadium to be from completely full to completely empty in less than 7 minutes.
It one of the largest football venues in Mexico, after the
Estadio Azteca, the Estadio Olímpico Universitario(both in Mexico City), Estadio Jaliscoin Guadalajara, Estadio Cuauhtémocin Puebla de Zaragoza, Estadio Universitarioin San Nicolás de los Garzaand Estadio Morelosin Morelia.
It is also used to concerts with world star performing there like
Rod Stewart, Miguel Bosé, Shakiraand others.
List of football stadiums in Mexico
List of stadiums
* [http://www.worldstadiums.com/stadium_pictures/north_america/mexico/central_mexico/queretaro_corregidora.shtml World Stadiums entry]
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