San Siro

Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, commonly known as San Siro, is a football stadium in the San Siro district of Milan, Italy, which is the home of Inter Milan and A.C. Milan. It has a seating capacity of 80,018, making it one of the largest stadiums in Europe, and the largest in Italy.

San Siro
Stadio Giuseppe Meazza
Former namesStadio Comunale di San Siro
AddressVia Piccolomini, 5, 20151
LocationMilan, Italy
Public transit San Siro Stadio
San Siro Ippodromo
OwnerA.C. Milan (1926–1935)
Municipality of Milan (1935–present)
OperatorM-I Stadio s.r.l.
Executive suites30
Capacity75,923[1] (limited capacity)
80,018[2] (maximum)
Field size105 m × 68 m
SurfaceGrassMaster hybrid grass
ScoreboardTecnovision
Construction
Broke groundDecember 1925
Opened19 September 1926 (1926-09-19)
Renovated1935, 1955, 1987–1990, 2015–2016
Architect
  • Cugini, Stacchini (1925)
  • Perlasca, Bertera (1935)
  • Ronca, Calzolari (1955)
  • Ragazzi, Hoffer, Finzi (1990)
Tenants
A.C. Milan (1926–1941 and 1947–present)
Inter Milan (1947–present)
Italy national football team (selected matches)

On 3 March 1980, the stadium was named in honour of Giuseppe Meazza, the two-time World Cup winner (1934, 1938) who played for Inter and briefly for Milan in the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s[3] and served two stints as Inter's manager.

San Siro is a UEFA category four stadium. It hosted three games at the 1934 FIFA World Cup, six games at the 1990 FIFA World Cup, three games at the UEFA Euro 1980, and four European Cup finals, in 1965, 1970, 2001 and 2016.[4] The stadium will also host the opening ceremony of the 2026 Winter Olympics of Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo.


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