Stadio Comunale Bellinzona

Stadio Comunale Bellinzona is a multi-use stadium in Bellinzona, Switzerland. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of AC Bellinzona. As of 2009, the stadium has an official capacity of 5,000 people,[1] but could hold up to 20,740.[3] The stadium has 600 seats.

Stadio Comunale Bellinzona
Comunale
Stadio Comunale Bellinzona
LocationBellinzona, Ticino, Switzerland
Coordinates46°11′53″N 9°01′20″E / 46.198082°N 9.022304°E / 46.198082; 9.022304Coordinates: 46°11′53″N 9°01′20″E / 46.198082°N 9.022304°E / 46.198082; 9.022304
OwnerBellinzona
Capacity5,000[1][2]
Field size105 m × 68 m (344 ft × 223 ft)
SurfaceGrass
Construction
Built1946–1947
Opened27 May 1947
Renovated2009
Construction costCHF 550 000 (1946)
ArchitectRenato Solari
Tenants
AC Bellinzona (1947–present)

Here is a breakdown of the capacities of each of the five stands of the stadium: [4]

Stand Seats
Tribuna Principale 600
Settore Laterale-Est 450
Settore Laterale-Ovest 450
Tribuna Giubiasco (Gradinata) 3,000
Settore Ospiti (Away Sector) 500
Total 5,000


League attendancesEdit

Information related to league matches held at the Stadio Comunale by AC Bellinzona in the last 20 years in the tiers of the Swiss Football Association is listed below.

Season Average
19991999–00 Nationalliga B 4,614
20002000–01 Nationalliga B 1,800
20022002–03 Nationalliga B 1,700
20032003–04 Swiss Challenge League 1,334
20042004–05 Swiss Challenge League 2,223
20052005–06 Swiss Challenge League 979
20062006–07 Swiss Challenge League 1,876
20072007–08 Swiss Challenge League 2,295
20082008–09 Swiss Super League 4,012
20092009–10 Swiss Super League 3,298
20102010–11 Swiss Super League 3,338
20112011–12 Swiss Challenge League 2,498
20122012–13 Swiss Challenge League 1,926
20152015-2016 2. Liga Interregional 798
20162016–17 Swiss 1. Liga 1002
20172017–18 Swiss 1. Liga 1068

International matchesEdit

18 October 1980 Friendly (Girls) Switzerland    2-1   Italy Bellinzona, Switzerland
18:15 (CET) Krummenacher   7'
Juffer   14'
Report   66' Elisabetta Vignotto
Stadium: Stadio Comunale Bellinzona
Attendance: 600
25 March 1987 Friendly (Men) Switzerland    1-2   Czechoslovakia Bellinzona, Switzerland
Július Bielik   11' (o.g.) Report   75' Luboš Kubík
  80' Luboš Kubík
Stadium: Stadio Comunale Bellinzona
Attendance: 5300
Referee: Paolo Casarin (Italy)
25 February 2006 Friendly (Girls) Switzerland    2-3   Denmark Bellinzona, Switzerland
13:00 (CET) Vanessa Bürki   21'
Flavia Schwarz   60'
Report   42' Lene Jensen
  62' Eggers Nielsen
  74' Maiken Pape
Stadium: Stadio Comunale Bellinzona
Attendance: 220
Referee: Esther Staubli (Switzerland)

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