18 Stadiums That Will Take Your Breath Away

Football is the world’s game, and these stadiums show just how meaningful that is.

Football is played all over the world. As cities and nations grow, the stadiums that they build to play football in become beacons of pride, displays of power, and dedications to the game we all love. This video and the following pictures of amazing stadiums show just how monumental and legendary that all of those manifestations can be.

1. Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux - FC Girondins de Bordeaux - Bordeaux, France

pictures of amazing stadiums, bordeax's from the air.

Photo: afasiaarchzine.com

pictures of amazing stadiums, bordeaux's gate

Photo: afasiaarchzine.com

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Photo: media.rtl.fr


2. Moses Mabhida Stadium - Durban South Africa

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Photo: lafarge.ru

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Photo:aecom.com


3. Camp Nou - FC Barcelona - Barcelona, Spain

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Photo: spainticketsonline.info

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Photo: globo-rojo.com

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Photo: spainticketsonline.info


4. The Float at Marina Bay - Marina Bay, Singapore

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Photo: en.wikipedia.org

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Photo: @AllSportsNut | Twitter

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Photo: @dankobylka | Twitter


5. Stade Velodrome - Olympique de Marseille - Marseille, France

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Photo: cnes.fr

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Photo: cafefootball.eu

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Photo: @Instant_Foot | Twitter


6. Olympiastadion München - Bayner München (1975-2005) | TSV 1860 München (1975-2005) | Munich, Germany

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Photo: wikimedia.org

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The Olympiastadion in 1972. Photo: @MotherSoccerNL | Twitter


7. Estadio Santiago Bernabeu - Real Madrid CF - Madrid, Spain

pictures of amazing stadiums, Bernabeu night

Photo: rackcdn.com

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Photo: pixelstalk.net

pictures of amazing stadiums, bernabeu celebration

Photo: dailymail.co.uk


8.  Eidi Stadium - Faroe Islands

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Photo: trover.com


9. Rungrado 1st of May Stadium (Largest stadium in the world - 150,000) - North Korean National Team - Pyongyang, North Korea

pictures of amazing stadium, rungrado outside

Photo: wikimedia.org

pictures of amazing stadiums, rungrado inside

Photo: @Maarifli_Twit | Twitter


10. Estadio Azteca - Club America - Mexico City, Mexico

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Photo: deporlovers.com

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Photo: starmedia.com


11. Henningsvær Stadion - Lofoten Islands, Norway

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Photo: tumblr.com


12. Maracanã Stadium - Flamengo | Fluminense | Brazil national Team - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

pictures of amazing stadiums, maracana arial

Photo: futbolmundial.com

pictures of amazing stadiums, maracana mountain back drop

Photo: wikimedia.org

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Photo: wikimedia.org


13. Ottmar Hitzfeld stadium (Highest Pitch in Europe, 5,561 ft) - FC Gspon - Gspon, Switzerland

pictures of amazing stadiums, Ottmar Hitzfeld stadium

Photo: guim.co.uk


14. Allianz Arena - Bayern Munich - Munich, Germany

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Photo: chelseanewsletter.files.wordpress.com

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Photo: theartmad.com


15. Nuevo Estadio Silvestre Carrillo - Club Deportivo Mensajero - Canary Islands, Spain

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Photo: @English_AS | Twitter

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Photo: @deporpalmero | Twitter


16. National Stadium - Kaohsiung, Taiwan

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Photo: imgur

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Photo: wikimedia.org


17. National Stadium - Poland National Team - Warsaw, Poland

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Photo: panoramio.com

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Photo: @Europe_Pics | Twitter


18. BC Place - Vancouver Whitecaps - Vancouver, British Columbia

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Photo: perennialunderachievers.files.wordpress.com

pictures of amazing stadiums, BC place river

Photo: wikimedia.org

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