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Maracanã has already been the scenery of the most important Brazilian football classic and earned historical moments of the international football. Monumental facts, like the thousandth goal of king Pelé, in 1969, also happened in the grass of the football Brazilian temple.
February 12, 2017
World-famous Maracanã stadium where football games and championships are held
The "Temple of Football" is the most traditional football stadium in the world. It had already a public of more than 200.000 people (in the past). Current seating capacity is 78,000. ￼ Originally constructed for the 1950 FIFA World Cup, the Maracanã was upgraded for the 2014 FIFA World Cup and…