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Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, Uruguay

The Estadio Centenario is a sporting stadium located in Montevideo, Uruguay, primarily used for football matches. This stadium was one of the three used for the 1930 FIFA World Cup.

The current capacity is 60,235, though the largest ever crowd was 79,867 for the World Cup match between Uruguay and Yugoslavia.

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Estadio Centenario hosted ten matches of the 1930 FIFA World Cup, including both semi-final matches and the final match between Uruguay and Argentina. The entire tournament took place in three stadiums within Montevideo; In addition to Estadio Centenario, matches were played at Central Park and Pocitos Stadium.

Major Events Held at Estadio Centenario

Here are just some of the major events that have been held at Estadio Centenario:

Estadio Centenario Trivia

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