Old Trafford

Old Trafford Stadium

Nicknamed the Theatre of Dreams by Bobby Charlton, Old Trafford is home to Manchester United. After Wembley, it is the second largest football stadium in the UK.

Old Trafford was completely redesigned for World Cup 1966, hosting three group matches.


Location: Manchester

Capacity: 42,730

Construction: 1909

Matches: Portugal 3 : 1 Hungary (July 13), Portugal 3 : 0 Bulgaria (June 16), Hungary 3 : 1 Bulgaria (July 20)


World Cup 1966 Venues : Wembley Stadium, White City Stadium, Hillsborough Stadium, Old Trafford, Villa Park, Goodison Park, Roker Park and Ayresome Park.