Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium – Port Elizabeth – South Africa

Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium sits on the shores of North End Lake in Port Elizabeth and has been solely built as a dedicated venue for football in the city and surrounding areas.

Newly-built for the 2010 World Cup, the stadium has a visually appealing design with a unique roof-structure and amazing view of North End Lake.

Prior to the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium being built, international football games were played at the nearby EPRU Rugby Stadium.

Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium can hold around 46,000 people and will host 8 matches including a quarter final and third place play off at the state of the art arena.

South Korea will play Greece in the first match of the 2010 World Cup at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.

Jun 13th South Korea vs. Greece Mandela Bay 12:00am Odds
Jun 16th Ivory Coast vs. Portugal Mandela Bay 12:00am Odds
Jun 18th Germany vs. Serbia Mandela Bay 9:30pm Odds
Jun 22nd Chile vs. Switzerland Mandela Bay 12:00am Odds
Jun 24th Slovenia vs. England Mandela Bay 12:00am Odds
Jun 26 Round of 16
Jul 02 Quarter Final
Jul 10 Third Place Play Off

Port Elizabeth is one of South Africa’s port cities and has beautiful beaches all around it. Known as ‘the Friendly City’, Port Elizibeth is located in the Eastern Cape Province which has been a place of residence for many South Africans who were recognised as heroes in the struggle against apartheid.

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