Stadio Renato Dall'Ara

football stadium

Stadio Renato Dall'Ara is a multi-purpose stadium in Bologna, Italy. It is mostly for football matches. It is the home stadium of Bologna F.C. 1909. The stadium was built in 1927. It has a capacity of 38,279. It has also been named the Stadio Littoriale. [1] The stadium is named after Renato Dall'Ara, who was a former president of Bologna. The stadium hosted matches at the 1934 FIFA World Cup and the 1990 FIFA World Cup.

Stadio Renato Dall'Ara
Former namesStadio Littoriale (1927–1945)
Stadio Comunale (1945–1983)
LocationBologna, Italy
Broke ground1925
Opened1927
Renovated2015
OwnerBologna City Council
OperatorBologna F.C. 1909
SurfaceGrass
105x68m
Capacity31,070
Tenants
Bologna F.C. (1927–present)
Italy national football team (selected matches)
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Panorama of Stadio Renato Dall'Ara

FIFA World CupEdit

The Stadio Renato Dall'Ara has been a venue at 2 FIFA World Cup tournaments.

1934 FIFA World CupEdit

The stadium was used for two matches at the 1934 FIFA World Cup. It hosted the following matches:

Date Team #1 Res. Team #2 Round
1934-05-27   Sweden 3–2   Argentina Round of 16
1934-05-31   Austria 2–1   Hungary Quarter-Finals

1990 FIFA World CupEdit

The stadium was one of the stadiums used at the 1990 FIFA World Cup. It hosted the following matches:

Date Team #1 Res. Team #2 Round
1990-06-09   United Arab Emirates 0–2   Colombia Group D
1990-06-14   Yugoslavia 1–0   Colombia Group D
1990-06-19   Yugoslavia 4–1   United Arab Emirates Group D
1990-06-26   England 1–0 (a.e.t.)   Belgium Round of 16

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Stadio Renato Dall'Ara" (in Italian). Archived from the original on 29 July 2012. accessed 9 September 2015

Other websitesEdit


Coordinates: 44°29′32.33″N 11°18′34.80″E / 44.4923139°N 11.3096667°E / 44.4923139; 11.3096667