25 Football Stadiums That Will Open In 2021

This year was the worst year of the century for football fans and groundhoppers alike since nobody was able to visit any grounds for the most part of the year and watching football on TV can become boring. However, the future is looking bright and there will most likely be a lot of newly inaugurated stadiums with intersting architectural approaches to gaze at in 2021.

So, make sure to check out the complete list and visit one of the new grounds during the upcoming year if you are able to. It is definitely worth it.


Stade National de la Côte d’Ivoire - 60.000 - Abidjan, Ivory Coast - Ivory Coast national football team

25 Soccer Stadiums To Open In 2021




In 2021, no famous European club will get a new stadium. In fact, the three biggest soccer stadiums to be opened in 2021 are all outside of Europe - Jakarta International Stadium (82.000), Paul Biya Stadium (60.000) and Stade National de la Côte d’Ivoire (60.000). The biggest European stadiums to be opened are those of SC Freiburg (34.700), Steaua Bucharest (31.250) and AEK Athens (31.000).


New Alsancak Stadium - 15.000 - İzmir, Turkey - Altay Spor Külübü

Agia Sophia Stadium - 31.000 - Athens, Greece - A.E.K.


Austin FC Stadium - 20.500 - Austin, USA - Austin FC


Baraki Stadium - 40.000 - Baraki, Algeria - Algeria national football team


Çotanak Arena - 22.000 - Giresun, Turkey - Giresunspor


Douera Sportpark Stadium - 40.000 - Algiers, Algeria - Algeria national football team


Dushanbe Stadium - 30.000 - Dushanbe, Tajikistan - Tajikistan national football team




Elazığ New Stadium - 20.000 - Elâzığ, Turkey - Elazığspor


Jakarta International Stadium - 82.000 - Jakarta, Indonesia - Persija Jakarta


National Stadium of Luxembourg - 9.400 - Luxembourg City, Luxembourg - Luxembourg national football team


New Alsancak Stadium - 15.000 - İzmir, Turkey - Altay Spor Külübü


New American Legion Memorial Stadium - 10.500 - Charlotte, USA - Charlotte Independence




New Columbus Crew Stadium - 20.000 - Columbus, USA - Columbus Crew SC


New Dundee FC Stadium - 15.000 - Dundee, Scotland - Dundee F.C.




New Eladio Rosabal Cordero Stadium - 15.000 - Heredia, Costa Rica - Club Sport Herediano




Pampas Stadium - 12.850 - Osijek, Croatia - NK Osijek




Paul Biya Stadium - 60.000 - Yaoundé, Cameroon - Cameroon national football team


Rapid Arena - 14.050 - Bucharest, Romania - Rapid București




SC-Stadion - 34.700 - Freiburg, Germany - SC Freiburg


Stade Abdelkader Khalef - 50.766 - Tizi Ouzou, Algeria - JS Kabylie


Stade National de la Côte d’Ivoire - 60.000 - Abidjan, Ivory Coast - Ivory Coast national football team


Stadionul Steaua - 31.250 - Bucharest, Romania - Steaua București


Tormenta Park - 5.300 - Statesboro, USA - Tormenta FC


Weidner Field - 8.000 - Colorado Springs, USA - Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC




West End Stadium - 26.000 - Cincinnati, USA - FC Cincinatti


Windham City Stadium - 15.000 - Tarneit, Australia - Western United FC



Which stadium that will open in 2021 are you most excited for? Did we miss any major stadiums that will open in 2021? Drop us a line below.
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