Estádio Dr. Magalhaes Pessoa (Estádio Municipal de Leiria)
|330 (VIP seats)|
|262 (Business seats)|
|Clubs||Uniao de Leiria|
|Inauguration||19.11.2003 (Portugal - Kuwait 8-0)|
|Renovation cost||48 110 519 Euro|
|Address||Avenida Bernardo Pimenta, Leiria|
Portugal, Ukraine: Euro stadiums to shelter refugees
In 2004, it was here where Croatia and France played their match at the European Championship. Now Estádio Municipal de Leiria in Portugal has become a shelter for women and children fleeing from war. Just like Arena Lviv, which has become a large Ukrainian centre offering assistance to refugees.
Portugal: Stadium in Leiria to finally be completed
Almost 20 years after opening, the Euro 2004 stadium in Leiria will become complete. As of now the unfinished northern side is still a true eyesore. Its delivery will be relaunched in 2020 and cost some €7.5 million.
Portugal: Leiria to sell temporary stand from Euro 2004
Last year in September bailiff took control over Leiria’s municipal stadium when local authorities were attempting to sell it. One part was not affected though – temporary stand used during Euro 2004, lent to nearby Olha. Now this stand will be put up for auction.