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CaixaBank-Camp Nou (also known as the Nou Camp) is a football stadium used by FC Barcelona that was opened in 1957. It can hold 99,354 people, making it the largest stadium in Europe and the second largest football stadium in the world.

The stadium was used to host the 1982 FIFA World Cup and the 1992 Summer Olympics. It also hosted the 1999 UEFA Champions League Final between Manchester United and Bayern Munich.

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View of the stadium from the top.
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FC Barcelona fans show their colours at Camp Nou.

Planned Renovations

Renovations are to be made for the stadium that would increase the capacity by about 5,000 people, which would bring the capacity up to around 105,000.

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