Estadio Nou Camp

Estadio Nou Camp

Built in 1967, the Estadio Leon (better known as Nou Camp), is located in the city of Leon, Guanajuato in Mexico's Bajio region. It is home ground for local team, Club Leon. The venue has helped host large events, including the 1968 Summer Olympics and the 1986 FIFA World Cup.

The Estadio Nou Camp used for four World Cup 1986 matches. Three of these games were Group C ties, each involving France. The other was the Round of 16 game between the Soviet Union and Belgium.


Location: Leon

Capacity: 35,000

Construction: 1967

Matches: Canada 0 : 1 France (June 1), France 1 : 1 Soviet Union (June 5), Hungary 0 : 3 France (June 9) and Soviet Union 3 : 4 Belgium (June 15).


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.