Basic Information

  • Name: Arena Națională (National Arena Bucharest)
  • Capacity: 54,000 seats
  • Reopened in 2001
  • Home team: FCSB, Dinamo București, Romania national team
  • Distance to city centre: approximately 5km

Trivia

  • The National Arena stands on the site of the old National Stadium, previously home to Romania's national team and the preferred venue for cup finals.
  • The stadium has a retractable roof which takes only 15 minutes to open or close.
  • The old ground staged two Michael Jackson concerts and was the venue for a famous 1-0 EURO qualifying defeat of Italy in 1983.

📅 Matches at the National Arena Bucharest


Sunday, 14 June - Group C: Austria v Play-off winner D or A (18:00, local time)
Thursday, 18 June - Group C: Ukraine v Play-off winner D or A (15:00, local time)
Monday, 22 June - Group C: Ukraine v Austria (18:00, local time)
Monday, 29 June - R16: 1F v 3A/B/C (21:00, local time)

⚽ Stadium history: Remember this great goal at the National Arena Bucharest?

UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier, 14/11/2014: Romania 2-0 Northern Ireland
UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier, 14/11/2014: Romania 2-0 Northern Ireland

Paul Papp's second-half double put Romania top of Group F.

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