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Top 10 Largest Stadiums in Africa

6) Cairo International Stadium – Capacity: 74, 100

This stadium was opened in 1960 by President Gamal Abd El Nasser. It is located in Cairo, Egypt. Also known as Stad El Qahira El Dawly, the stadium underwent significant revamp in 2005, in preparation for the 2006 African Cup of Nations tournament, and was brought up to international standards with all its new fascinating multi-game Olympic facilities. It served as the main stadium for the 1991 All-Africa Games. It can hold 74,100 spectators.

Cairo International Stadium

5) Stade des Martyrs – Capacity: 80,000

Replacing the former Democratic Republic of the Congo’ National Stadium, the Stade Tata Raphael, Stade des Martyrs has a capacity of 80,000. Located in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, it is the home stadium of the AS Vita Club, National Team of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the DC Motema Pembe of Championship Democratic Republic of the Congo football.

Stade des Martyrs

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