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Mbombela Stadium, Nelspruit

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The Mbombela Stadium is a football and Rugby union all-seater stadium in Mbombela formerly Nelspruit in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa was built for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, It was one of 10 venues for the tournament and one of 5 newly constructed stadiums. It is the home ground for the Pumas. It is an all-seater stadium, with 40,929-seats, almost all under roof.

It is located 6 kilometres west of Mbombela, the capital of the Mpumalanga province and is the largest venue in the province. The R1,050-million facility was ready for use well ahead of the June 2010 World Cup kickoff and was funded entirely through central government taxpayer funding, requiring no financing by the city.

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  • I normally visit the stadium when the Lowveld Show is there. The stadium is home to the PUMA Rugby team with very nice facilities.  more »
  • The Mbombela Stadium is a place to visit and to do your functions. It is a good facility for all kinds of events. It has conference and meeting facility, kitchen and all what you might need.  more »
  • It is big. Enough parking space plus amazing kiosk rooms with enough clean toilets. The electricity, water and perfect handicapped facilities. Totally enjoyed vibes there. Keep the maintenance as it is now. Well done Mpumalanga
  • Great sporting place with great facilities. Situated in very tranquil surroundings. Very easy to find.
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