World Cup Football 2014 Stadiums

Castelao, Fortaleza: Brazil-Mexico face-off

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Castelao Stadium
Castelão or Gigante da Boa Vista is a football stadium in Fortaleza, Brazil.

Inaugurating on November 11 1973, Castelao has a maximum capacity of 67,037 people. It is owned by the Ceará state Government, and is the home ground of Ceará Sporting Club and Fortaleza Esporte Clube.

It is one of the venues of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. One of the Quarter-final matches will be held in Castelao on July 4.

City: Fortaleza

Stadium Capacity: 64,846

Resident Clubs: Ceara and Fortaleza

Schedule: Four first-round games - 14/06: Uruguay-Costa Rica, 17/06: Brazil-Mexico, 21/06: Germany-Ghana, 24/06: Greece-Ivory Coast - 29/06: one last-16 match - 04/07: one quarter-final

Castelao Stadium 2

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