Football holiday in Baku
Azerbaijan

Football holiday in Baku

Nilufar
Nilufar
Events
Fun

Plan trip of the next year from now! Destination is Baku – the capital of Azerbaijan, the city that will host the Europa League final on 29 May 2019.

The final match of the 48th season of the famous championship – UEFA Europa League will be played at Olympic Stadium in Baku. It is the biggest stadium in Azerbaijan with 69,870 seats and meets the standards of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA), and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Construction of Baku Olimpics Stadium finished on 6 March 2015, and at the same month used for Baku 2015 1st European Games. It is the main stadium of Azerbaijan National Football Team. Also, the stadium hosted several Champions League matches during 2017-2018 season. A.S. Roma (Italy), Atlético Madrid (Spain) and Chelsea F.C. (England) played against Qarabağ F.K. (Azerbaijan) in the group stages of the most prestigious club competition in European football.

Besides watching the matches, during non-match and non-event days, you can also take a tour to the best stadium of Azerbaijan where you can walk through the stadium, learn the history of it, live an unforgettable experience by visiting changing room of the national team and so on. Stadium tours is 60 minutes long during 5 working days of the week between 11:00 and 17:00. The tours can be organized in 4 languages including Azerbaijani, Russian, English and German.  

It is worth mentioning that, 3 group stage games and the quarterfinals of UEFA Euro 2020 will be hosted by Baku Olympic Stadium too. So, plan your journey to Baku for a wonderful football holiday!

60

Mentionned places


The author

Nilufar

Nilufar

I am Nilufar, from Azerbaijan, and I would love to be inspiring to travelers who wish to discover my country and to live an extra-ordinary experience.


Stories you might also like

Click here for more stories in Azerbaijan

Discover Azerbaijan - A Land of Fire!
Azerbaijan

Discover Azerbaijan - A Land of Fire!

Nilufar
by Nilufar
November 2017
Innsbruck – Three Times Olympic Host
Austria

Innsbruck – Three Times Olympic Host

Ogi Savic
by Ogi Savic
February 2018
Alice in BakuLand: amusement centres
Azerbaijan

Alice in BakuLand: amusement centres

Aydan Isayeva
by Aydan Isayeva
May 2018
Croatian National Parks - from south to north
Croatia

Croatian National Parks - from south to north

Marko Radojevic
by Marko Radojevic
February 2018
Icherisheher: the Capital of Baku
Azerbaijan

Icherisheher: the Capital of Baku

Nilufar
by Nilufar
November 2017
The miraculous nature of Aggtelek
Hungary

The miraculous nature of Aggtelek

Vivi Bencze
by Vivi Bencze
May 2018
Ateshgah: A temple of three religions
Azerbaijan

Ateshgah: A temple of three religions

Nilufar
by Nilufar
January 2018
Meet gazelles in Shirvan National Park
Azerbaijan

Meet gazelles in Shirvan National Park

Nilufar
by Nilufar
April 2018
Shopping in Baku
Azerbaijan

Shopping in Baku

Nilufar
by Nilufar
April 2018
Skiing on a budget – Mt Bjelašnica & Igman
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Skiing on a budget – Mt Bjelašnica & Igman

Ljiljana Krejic
by Ljiljana Krejic
January 2018
Breathtaking architecture of modern Baku
Azerbaijan

Breathtaking architecture of modern Baku

Nilufar
by Nilufar
March 2018
The best skiing on a budget in Europe
Bosnia and Herzegovina

The best skiing on a budget in Europe

Ljiljana Krejic
by Ljiljana Krejic
January 2018
Plov, Kebab and Dolma: the food you must taste in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan

Plov, Kebab and Dolma: the food you must taste in Azerbaijan

Nilufar
by Nilufar
March 2018
Genuine nature of Southern Azerbaijan – Hirkan National Park
Azerbaijan

Genuine nature of Southern Azerbaijan – Hirkan National Park

Nilufar
by Nilufar
March 2018
Restaurants in Baku with the best city view
Azerbaijan

Restaurants in Baku with the best city view

Nilufar
by Nilufar
March 2018
Welcome to the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB); A short guide to the student life.
Belgium

Welcome to the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB); A short guide to the student life.

Chrisa Lepida
by Chrisa Lepida
November 2017
Formula 1 – 2018 edition: Feel the speed in Baku!
Azerbaijan

Formula 1 – 2018 edition: Feel the speed in Baku!

Nilufar
by Nilufar
April 2018
Paying tribute to Ferenc Puskás, the world-famous Hungarian
Hungary

Paying tribute to Ferenc Puskás, the world-famous Hungarian

Vivi Bencze
by Vivi Bencze
May 2018
Feel the Speed in Baku! - F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Azerbaijan

Feel the Speed in Baku! - F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Nilufar
by Nilufar
December 2017
Indie Movies Around (Indie)Lisbon - Part1: Competitions
Portugal

Indie Movies Around (Indie)Lisbon - Part1: Competitions

André Jesus
by André Jesus
April 2018

Responses