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Euro 2024 Stadium Guide: Olympiastadion, Berlin

By Andrew Francis

Published: 13:21, 3 May 2024

Euro 2024 is on the horizon and Germany is preparing to host it’s first major tournament since 2006. We’ve got all of the details for the Olympiastadion, Berlin ahead of a summer full of international football. 

Olympiastadion, Berlin
Location Berlin, Germany
Capacity 74,475
Pitch Size 105 × 68 m
Surface Grass
Built 1936

Euro 2024

Olympiastadion, Berlin will host six games at Euro 2024, including the final on July 14. The stadium has the highest capacity of the grounds chosen to host at Euro 2024 and is the home ground for 2. Bundesliga side, Hertha Berlin.

Olympiastadion,  Berlin
Date Fixture Round
15/06 Spain vs Croatia (5pm) Group B
21/06 Poland vs Austria (2pm) Group D
25/06 Netherlands vs Austria (5pm) Group D
29/06 Runner Up Group A vs Runner Up Group B (5pm) Round of 16
06/07 Winner Match 43 vs Winner Match 44 Quarter-Final
14/07 Winner Semi Final 1 vs Winner Semi Final 2 Final
*All times BST

Notable Events

Olympiastadion, Berlin has hosted numerous events over the years, with the stadium originally built to host the 1936 Summer Olympics. The ground was also used for three matches at the 1974 World Cup, hosting three matches at the group stage, with the ground being the base for all three games played by Chile.

The stadium was renovated in 2006 to be used for the World Cup and hosted six matches, including the final where Italy beat France on penalties. One match at the 2011 Women’s World Cup was also played at the stadium whilst the 2015 Champions League final, where Barcelona triumphed over Juventus, was also played at the ground.

The stadium has also played host to other events including the 2011 World Culture Festival, the 2018 European Athletics Championship and the 2023 Special Olympics.