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Encyclopedia > International Stadium Yokohama

The International Stadium of Yokohama (横浜国際総合競技場 Yokohama Kokusai Sōgō Kyōgi-jō?) has 73,237 seats, and was inaugurated in March 1998. It is the home stadium of Yokohama F. Marinos of the J. League. Telstra Stadium in Sydney, Australia is capable of being converted from a rectangular football field to an oval for cricket games A modern stadium (plural stadiums or stadia in English) is a place, or venue, for (mostly) outdoor sports, concerts or other events, consisting of a field or stage partly... Yokohama F. Marinos is a Japanese football team which participates in the professional J. League. ... The Japan Professional Football League ), or J. League ), is the top professional soccer league in Japan, and the most successful professional football league in Asia. ...


It hosted three first-round games during the Football World Cup 2002, and the final game between Germany and Brazil was played there on June 30, 2002 (the game was won by Brazil, 2–0). The 2002 Football World Cup (Official name: 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan) was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ... June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ...


From March 1, 2005, its name was changed to Nissan Stadium (日産スタジアム Nissan Sutajiamu?) to reflect the sponsorship of the Nissan Motor Co. March 1 is the 60th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (61st in leap years). ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nissan Motor Co. ...


It hosted some matches of the 2005 FIFA Club World Championship, including the final. During the tournament, its name was temporarily reverted to the original due to FIFA requirements (FIFA does not recognise sponsorship of stadia at official FIFA events). The FIFA Club World Championship 2005 was a football tournament held in Japan between 11 and 18 December 2005. ... The Fédération Internationale de Football Association, known worldwide by its acronym FIFA, is the international governing body of football and the largest sporting organization in the world. ...


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International Stadium Yokohama
Preceded by:
Stade de France
Paris (Saint-Denis)
FIFA World Cup
Final Venue

2002
Succeeded by:
Olympiastadion
Berlin


Image File history File links Commons-logo. ... Wikimedia Commons logo by Reid Beels The Wikimedia Commons (also called Commons or Wikicommons) is a repository of free content images, sound and other multimedia files. ... The Stade de France and the district of La Plaine The Stade de France (the English translation Stadium of France is not used) is a stadium in an inner suburb of Paris, and the national stadium of France, built for the 1998 Football World Cup. ... The Eiffel Tower, the international symbol of the city, as viewed from the Trocadéro This article is about the capital and largest city in France. ... Saint Denis can refer to: a Christian saint: see Denis Seine-Saint-Denis a département of France Several communes in France: Saint-Denis,in the Aude département Saint-Denis, in the Gard département Saint-Denis, in the Seine-Saint-Denis département, home of Saint Denis Basilica Saint-Denis, in the... The FIFA World Cup Trophy, which has been awarded to the world champions since 1974. ... The 2002 FIFA World Cup (Official name: 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan) was held in South Korea and Japan from 31 May to 30 June. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... This article is about Germanys largest city. ...

Venues of the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan
South Korea
Busan | Daegu | Daejeon | Gwangju | Incheon | Jeju | Jeonju | Seoul | Suwon | Ulsan
Japan
Kashima | Kobe | Miyagi | Niigata | Oita | Osaka | Saitama | Sapporo | Shizuoka | Yokohama

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World Cup 2002 Venues: Yokohama (363 words)
Yokohama is about 30 minutes by train from Tokyo, and the stadium is just a short train ride to the north of Yokohama City, easily acessible from a number of key train lines and expressways.
The beloved mascot of the now-defunct Yokohama Flugels
Yokohama Stadium is one of the few stadiums in Korea and Japan that was not built specifically for the World Cup.
International Stadium Yokohama - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (197 words)
The stadium has 73,237 seats, and was inaugurated in March 1998.
It is the home stadium of Yokohama F. Marinos of the J.
It hosted three first-round games during the Football World Cup 2002, and the final game between Germany and Brazil was played there on June 30, 2002 (the game was won by Brazil, 2–0).
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