UEFA.com works better on other browsers
As of 25 January, UEFA.com will no longer support Internet Explorer.
For the best possible experience, we recommend using Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge.

Basic Information

  • Name: San Mamés Stadium
  • Capacity: 53,000 seats
  • Renovation completed in 2013
  • Home team: Athletic Club

Trivia

  • Overlooking the Estuary of Bilbao at the edge of the city centre, San Mamés Stadium was first inaugurated in 1913 and has become a part of Bilbao’s inner-city architecture following the completion of its total renovation in 2013.
  • The stadium can be illuminated from the outside.
  • A statue of goalscoring legend Pitxitxi was moved from the old stadium to the new; visiting club captains traditionally present a bouquet at the statue to mark their first visit.
Getty Images

Make the most of EURO 2020 Only available in the official UEFA EURO 2020 app
  • Interactive EURO map
  • Daily top tips
  • UEFA Festival schedules
  • Plus much more