Alexandria Stadium (Arabic: إستاد الأسكندرية) is a multi-purpose stadium in Alexandria, Egypt. It is currently used mostly for football matches, and was used for the 2006 African Cup of Nations. The stadium is the oldest stadium in Egypt and Africa, being built in 1929. The stadium holds 20,000 people after recent remodelings.
Smouha (selected matches)
2019 Africa Cup of NationsEdit
The stadium is one of the venues for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
The following games were played at the stadium during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations:
|Date||Time (CEST)||Team #1||Result||Team #2||Round||Attendance|
|22 June 2019||19:00||Nigeria||1–0||Burundi||Group B||3,192|
|22 June 2019||22:00||Guinea||2–2||Madagascar||Group B||5,342|
|26 June 2019||16:30||Nigeria||1–0||Guinea||Group B||10,388|
|27 June 2019||16:30||Madagascar||1–0||Burundi||Group B||4,900|
|30 June 2019||18:00||Madagascar||2–0||Nigeria||Group B||9,895|
|6 July 2019||18:00||Nigeria||3–2||Cameroon||Round of 16||10,000|
|7 July 2019||18:00||Madagascar||2–2 (4–2 pen.)||DR Congo||Round of 16||5,890|
A view of the stadium before the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.