Estadio La CorregidoraEdit profile
Estadio Corregidora is a stadium in Querétaro, Mexico. Named for Mexican War of Independence heroine Josefa Ortiz de Domínguez ("La Corregidora"), has a capacity of 34,130 and is located on the outskirts of the city of Queretaro, 145 kilometres (90 mi) north Mexico City. This venue is used mostly for football (soccer) games. It is the home of the team Querétaro FC and hosted the 1986 FIFA World Cup.
Built in 1985 in a German and Mexican collaboration, it's considered one of the most beautiful stadiums in Mexico. Its design allows the safe exit of all spectators even if completely full in less than seven minutes.
It is one of the largest football venues in Mexico, after the Estadio Azteca, the Estadio Olímpico Universitario (both in Mexico City), Estadio Cuauhtémoc in Puebla and Estadio Jalisco in Guadalajara.
It is also used for concerts, hosting internationally known pop stars like Rod Stewart, Miguel Bosé and Shakira, among others.International Competition
- 1986 FIFA World Cup
- 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup