Tag: Montevideo


‘Whites’ set to bloom in riot of colors

Uruguay Club Nacional de Football facilities around the stadium

The Club Nacional de Football is a Uruguayan football club based in Montevideo, Uruguay. It was founded on May 14th, 1899 in Montevideo, and is the oldest team in Uruguay and the first Creole club in America. The 34,000-capacity Estadio Gran Parque Central in Montevideo serves as their... » Read more


Uruguay lands CONMEBOL showpieces

Estadio Centenario awarded with soccer finals

The Uruguayan capital Montevideo will host this year’s final of both the Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana, the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) said recently. ‘Xinhua’ quoted CONMEBOL as stating that the South American country Uruguay was selected because of its... » Read more


Uruguay to restore Centenario regal bearing

Uruguay Montevideo Centenario redevelopment

The legendary Estadio Centenario in Uruguay may be one of the world’s most famous football temples but it’s almost a century old. Uruguay is now looking at reinventing the legendary Centenario in time for its centenary. The 65, 235-capacity Estadio Centenario is a stadium in the Parque Batlle... » Read more


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