Estadio Nemesio Diez

Estadio Nemesio Diez

Formerly Estadio Luis Dosal, the Estadio Nemesio Diez is often called La Bombonera. It is located in the city of Toluca, near Mexico City and is the used by local team Deportivo Toluca Futbol Club. Built in 1954, it one of the oldest football stadiums in Mexico. It has been used in both the 1970 and the 1986 World Cups.

The Estadio Nemesio Diez hosted three matches during World Cup 1986. All these fixtures were Group B games, involving Belgium, Paraguay and Iraq.


Location: Toluca

Capacity: 30,000

Construction: 1953 - 1954

Matches: Paraguay 1 : 0 Iraq (June 4), Iraq 1 : 2 Belgium (June 8), Belgium 2 : 2 Paraguay (June 11)


World Cup 1986 Venues : Estadio Azteca, Estadio Olimpico Universitario, Estadio Jalisco, Estadio Cuauhtemoc, Estadio Universitario, Estadio Tecnologico, Estadio La Corregidora, Estadio Nou Camp, Estadio Neza 86, Estadio Sergio Leon Chavez, Estadio Tres de Marzo, Estadio Nemesio Diez.