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TOP WEIRDEST STADIUMS OF THE WORLD (TO BE CONTINUED)

There are not few stadiums of the world which are considered to be the failures of architecture when their areas are utilized to the maximum, therefore, made them become “weird”.

Osaka Stadium, Japan

Osaka stadium located in Japan previously was the home pitch of Nankai Hawks – a baseball team, which is located on the centre of Osaka city with the capacity of up to 31.379 seats. In 1988, the firm which owned the Hawks team sold this baseball team to Daiei Group and moved to Fukuoka city. This Osaka stadium was no longer used to play baseball anymore. Laterly, it is used on purpose of displaying model houses. The stadium no longer exists, instead of that are shopping malls being constructed right on the field of this stadium.

Cocodrilos Sports Park

This is a multifunctional stadium in Caracas, Venezuela. Nowadays, it is mainly used for football matches, the unofficial home pitch of Caracas Club. This stadium is used to welcome 3.000 spectators and is located right on.. the side of a highway!

The stadium located in Braga, Portugal

Located right on Braga, this is one of the most “expensive” stadium and the weirdest one in Portugal. Constructing a stadium right on a giant rock like that has costed 122 million dollar! Many travelers and tourists who have come to spectate and admire this stadium are all taken away by the uniquity and magnificence of this stadium!

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TOP MOST UNIQUE STADIUMS AROUND THE WORLD WHICH MAY BLOW YOUR MIND (TO BE CONTINUED)

Standing in the list of the most unique stadiums around the world might be the Rungrado 1st of May stadium with the shocking capacity of up to 150.000 seats, or the semicircle shaped Kaohsiung stadium utilizing sun power to operate, or Azteca stadium, where Maradona created his unforgettable mark with “the goal of decade”..

China is going to have the most expensive stadium of the world with the capacity of up to 100.000 spectators in Guangzhou, Spain owns one of the most prestigious stadium – Nou Camp, Bernabeu while Brazil used to have the largest stadium – Maracana in the world… However, these stadiums being listed below might be new to many football fans.

  1. Rungrado Stadium 1-5 (Pyongyang, North Korea)

With the capacity of up to 150.000 spectators, Rungrado Stadium is the largest stadium in the world, which is the home pitch of the national North Korean team. This stadium features an impressive magnolia-petal-shaped top, apart from sports and football events, this is also where numerous music and entertaining shows or parades took place during important days of the nation.  

  1. Kaohsiung Stadium (Kaohsiung, Taiwan, China)

Not being on the list of top largest stadiums all around the world with the capacity of only 55.000 seats, however, the national Kaohsiung stadium – designed and constructed by the Japanese architect Toyo Ito – is definitely the most gorgeous and well-constructed stadium, which features great view.

The semicircle construction of Kaohsiung stadium makes itself unique and outstanding from the normal, easy-to-be-seen stadiums around the world. This is also the first stadium in the world to totally run on the alternative power, which is sun power.

Kaohsiung stadium was built on purpose of hosting World Games 2009, and nowadays, tens of thousands spectators can come and enjoy the most fantastic football plays in here.