Estadio Municipal de Balaídos

Estadio Municipal de Balaídos

Owned and operated by local team, Celta Vigo, Estadio Municipal de Balaídos is located in Vigo in the Galicia region of Spain. Openen in 1928 the stadium has undergone several renovations and upgrades including extensive refurbishment ahead of World Cup 1982.

Estadio Municipal de Balaidos was used for three World Cup matches 1982. All of these games were first round Group 1 clashes, involving Italy, Poland, Peru and Cameroon.


Location: Vigo

Capacity: 33,000

Construction: Opened in 1928, Renovated in 1967, 1982, 2004, 2017

Matches: Italy 0 : 0 Poland (June 14), Italy 1 : 1 Peru (June 18), Italy 1 : 1 Cameroon (June 23)


World Cup 1982 Venues : Santiago Bernabeu, Vicente Calderon, Camp Nou, Sarria, Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, Benito Villamarin, San Mames, Jose Zorrilla, La Rosaleda, Luis Casanova, La Romareda, Martinez Valero, Carlos Tartiere, El Molinon, Jose Rico Perez, Balaidos and Riazor.