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Euro 2024 Stadium Guide: Stuttgart Arena, Stuttgart

By Andrew Francis

Published: 10:43, 9 May 2024

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

Stuttgart Arena, Stuttgart
Location Stuttgart, Germany
Capacity 54,906
Pitch Size 105m x 68m
Surface Grass
Built 1929

Euro 2024

Olympiastadion, Berlin will host five games at Euro 2024, including the first quarter final on July 5. The stadium was renovated in January, making it one of the most modern in European football and is the home ground for Bundesliga side, VfB Stuttgart.

Stuttgart Arena, Stuttgart
Date Fixture Round
16/06 Slovenia vs Denmark (5pm) Group C
19/06 Germany vs Hungary (5pm) Group A
23/06 Scotland vs Hungary (8pm) Group A
26/06 Ukraine vs Belgium (5pm) Group E
05/07 Winner Match 39 vs Winner Match 37 (5pm) Quarter-Final
*All times BST

Notable Events

Stuttgart Arena has hosted games at multiple international tournaments over the years, starting at the 1974 World Cup where it hosted four games. Euro 1988 was the next international tournament at Stuttgart Arena, where two matches took place.

The 2006 World Cup saw six games take place in Stuttgart, including England’s 1-0 victory over Colombia in the Round of 16 and the Third Place Playoff between Germany and Portugal.

The stadium has also played host to domestic finals, including the 1959 and 1988 European Cup finals.