The Estadio Municipal Bicentenario Germán Becker Baechler is a stadium located in Temuco, Chile and owned by the Temuco municipality. It is the home ground of Deportes Temuco and the former ground of the defunct Unión Temuco football clubs. It was designed by Enrique Esteve and inaugurated on August 13, 1965. Its dimensions are: 105 x 68 m. It has a capacity of 18,413. It was originally built for the inmates at the Temuco prison.Make Estadio German Becker part of your personalized Temuco itinerary using our Temuco trip planner .
In 2007 the stadium was selected as a venue for the 2008 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, and to comply with FIFA standards, its facilities were improved, its capacity was decreased from 20,930 to 18,936; and all seats were covered by a roof (from about 80% previously). The athletics track was removed to enhance spectators' enjoyment of the on-the-pitch action. The stadium was re-inaugurated on November 5, 2008.
In 2013 the stadium was the main venue for the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy.
In April 27, 2013 it hosted a 2015 Rugby World Cup qualifying match between hosts nation Chile and Brazil. Chile won 38 - 22 with 10,000 in attendance.
In 2015, three Copa América matches were played at the stadium.
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un lugar rico en cultura patrimonial, muy agradable, idónea para compartir la experiencia con tus hijos more »a place rich in heritage culture, very nice, ideal to share the experience with your children
Muy bien cuidado por la Municipalidad de Temuco, áreas verdes, espacio para juegos tradicionales, para los niños, laguna maravillosa, puedes realizar tu picnic dominical, uno de los estadios mas bello... more »Very well taken care of by the Municipality of Temuco, green areas, space for traditional games, for children, wonderful lagoon, you can hold your Sunday picnic, one of the most beautiful stadiums in Chile. Gastronomic events such as the festival of chileanity, Temuco chef, among others. Very clean.
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