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Osaka Nagai Stadium, Osaka

Categories: Fun & Games, Sports Complexes
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3.6/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web
Yanmar Stadium Nagai is an athletic stadium in Osaka, Japan. It is the home ground of J. League club Cerezo Osaka. The stadium has a seating capacity of 47,000.HistoryWhen Nagai Stadium initially opened in 1964, its capacity was 23,000, and its opening event was a soccer match during the 1964 Summer Olympics. The stadium's seating capacity was expanded to 50,000 in 1996 for the 52nd National Sports Festival of Japan in 1997.The stadium hosted three matches in the 2002 FIFA World Cup. First roundJune 12: 0 – 0 June 14: 0 – 2 Quarter-finalJune 22: 0 – 1 (after extra time) Nagai Stadium has been used many times for athletic competitions; it played host to the Athletics at the 2001 East Asian Games and the 2007 World Championships in Athletics. It was also the venue for the annual Osaka Grand Prix athletics meeting which took place every May from 1996 to 2010, and it is still the starting and finishing point for the Osaka International Ladies Marathon, held annually in late January-early February.AccessRail transitIt takes 3 minutes on foot from Tsurugaoka Station on the JR West Hanwa Line.It takes 5 minutes on foot from Nagai Station on the JR West Hanwa Line and the Osaka Municipal Subway Midōsuji Line.It takes 20 minutes on foot from Harinakano Station on the Kintetsu Minami-Osaka Line.
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  • Well wide. Small bleachers! It was lol but roof, Nice regrettably even the West Stadium. We have a number of decent toilets.
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  • Good stadium, easy access and great memories of the clubs World Cup. Looks good from all sectors.
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  • I went starting while watching football games. Everyone will walk from the train station who could get to the stadium and it arrived intact. Textbook, so never football live, watch hot and interesting. I want to see again.
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