Rome Olympic Stadium (Stadio Olimpico)

The Rome Olympic Stadium (Stadio Olimpico) is located north of the city of Rome, and is the largest sports facility in the city, and is now mainly used for football matches.



At the 1960 Olympic Games, the stadium hosted the opening and closing ceremonies and the athletics competitions. It was rebuilt for the 1990 FIFA World Cup and it hosted the tournament final.

1960 Rome Olympic Stadium Football at Rome Olympic Stadium

Events Held at Rome Olympic Stadium

Here are just some of the major events that have been held at Rome Olympic Stadium:

Rome Olympic Stadium Trivia



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