Estadio Alfonso Murube

Estadio Alfonso Murube is a football stadium in the autonomous city of Ceuta, Spain in Northern Africa. It is the home stadium of Asociación Deportiva Ceuta, who currently play in Segunda División B - Group 4, with a capacity of 6,500 seats.[2] The stadium was inaugurated with a match between Ceuta and Algeciras Club de Fútbol, with the home team winning 4–2.[1]

Alfonso Murube
Full nameEstadio Municipal Alfonso Murube
LocationAvenida de Otero s/n
51002 Ceuta, Spain
OwnerAutonomous city of Ceuta
Capacity6,500[1]
Field size105 m × 70 m (344 ft × 230 ft)[1]
SurfaceGrass
Opened8 October 1997
Tenants
AD Ceuta FC

Other eventsEdit

On 16 April 2002, the stadium hosted a friendly between the Spain national under-21 football team coached by Iñaki Sáez and the Yugoslavia under-21 team. With star players José Antonio Reyes, Fernando Torres, Pepe Reina, Asier Del Horno, Javier Portillo, Mikel Arteta, Xabi Alonso, and Raúl Bravo making appearances, Spain defeated Yugoslavia 2–1 with goals from Reyes and Torres.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Information" (in Spanish). adceuta.org. Archived from the original on 2010-09-14. Retrieved 2010-09-22.
  2. ^ "Estadio AD Ceuta FC, aforo y dirección". Fichajes.com : Información sobre los fichajes y actualidad del mundo del fútbol (in Spanish). Retrieved 2020-12-04.

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Coordinates: 35°53′07″N 5°19′40″W / 35.8854°N 5.3279°W / 35.8854; -5.3279