Estadio Adelmar da Costa Carvalho - Ilha do Retiro, Recife

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Estádio Adelmar da Costa Carvalho, commonly known as Estádio Ilha do Retiro or simply Ilha do Retiro, is a football stadium situated in Recife, State of Pernambuco, in Northeastern Brazil, and owned by Sport Recife.The stadium's official name is Estádio Adelmar da Costa Carvalho, and it was inaugurated on July 4, 1937. The stadium's common name, Ilha do Retiro, is the name of the neighborhood where it is located. The stadium's official name, Adelmar da Costa Carvalho, is in honor of the Sport Recife president who presided over the first major renovation of the stadium. Blocks of high-rise flats border the ground giving the residents and visitors excellent views of the games in the stadium from their windows and balconies.HistoryIlha do Retiro was the first stadium to be built in Recife, after Sport Recife bought a 17-hectare small ranch.In the 1950 World Cup, the match between Chile and the United States was played at the stadium.Information Official name: Estádio Adelmar da Costa Carvalho Capacity: 32,983 spectators Pitch Size: 105m x 78m Opened on July 4, 1937 Record attendance: 56,875 spectators Address: Praça da Bandeira, s/nº - Recife
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  • Went to a Sport Recife's game against Vitória's for the Brazilian Champonship. The feeling was fantastic, with full stadium and a great game.  more »
  • For me it's all good and also has a loyal and passionate cheerleaders for the team and always supports in competitions
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  • We were in a game in visitor and found all well organized and safe, including for car parking and access. The stadium needs a few tweaks and it would be great a coverage (we take a shower during the whole match), but we like to know because we sympathize with the Sport.
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  • Casa do maior time do mordeste SCR
  • Nice place to watch Brazilian soccer.
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  • Melhoe time do mundo sport