Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
|Country||Republic of South Africa|
|Clubs||Chippa United FC|
|Cost||270 mln $|
|Design||GMP International GmbH, SBP|
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium – tournament stadium description
World Cup gmes:
|South Korea - Greece 2:0||31 513||12.06.2010||Group B|
|Ivory Coast - Portugal 0:0||37 034||15.06.2010||Group G|
|Germany - Serbia 0:1||38 294||18.06.2010||Group D|
|Chile - Switzerland 1:0||34 872||21.06.2010||Group H|
|Slovenia - England 0:1||36 893||23.06.2010||Group C|
|Uruguay - South Korea 2:1||30 597||26.06.2010||Round of 16|
|Netherlands - Brazil 2:1||40 186||02.07.2010||Quarterfinal|
|Uruguay - Germany 2:3||36 254||10.07.2010||3rd place game|
South Africa: Any legacy plan for this World Cup stadium?
When they finally found a football tenant, Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium is about to lose the managing company. And no solid plan for the future is in place.
South Africa: More details on massive collusion before 2010 World Cup
Competition Commission revealed that the country’s biggest contractors agreed to share contracts ahead of the 2010 tournament on condition that each of them would earn at least 17.5% on their works. This led to giant inflation of costs for municipalities.
South Africa: Cities to demand massive compensations for rigged stadium tenders
At least five cities are considering legal challenges against contractors rigging their bids and inflating stadium cost for own gain. In the case of Cape Town even 30% of the stadium budget may have been charged wrongly, according to Associated Press.