Stadionul Ion Oblemenco

Coordinates: 44°18′50″N 23°47′03″E / 44.31389°N 23.78417°E / 44.31389; 23.78417

Ion Oblemenco Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Craiova, Romania. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of FC Universitatea Craiova. It is located in the western side of the city.

History

The stadium was opened on 29 October 1967 and was originally named Central Stadium. It hosted many memorable matches during the Craiova Maxima era such as the European Cup 1981-82 Quarterfinal against FC Bayern Munich and the UEFA Cup 1982-83 Semifinal against Benfica.

Following the death of Universitatea Craiova legend Ion Oblemenco in 1996, the stadium was renamed in his honour. In 2008, the stadium underwent a major renovation.

Romanian national football team

The following national team matches were held in the stadium.

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