on August 28, 2017 – Marion MORET – News
JO 2024 – The parc des Princes stadium can accommodate 45,000 fans.
The trials of football will be held in the legendary stadium of the South-West of paris.
In accordance with the approach to “eco-friendly” Olympic Games announced by the organisers, most of the sites selected for the games already exist, or ” leave a legacy “. In this case, the legendary stage of paris requisitioned for the event will, in addition, not need to be renovated.
With a capacity of 45,000 fans, his club currently in residence is the Paris Saint-Germain since 1974. Many major events have taken place on this lawn, and primarily those of football : World Cup, Euro football, Coupe de France… at rugby games have also been held in this chamber.
The reputation of the site is, therefore, more to do. The choice of this stadium fits in with the stated intention of the organizers to put at the disposal of the athletes and spectators the best possible infrastructure of Paris in terms of quality. This, too, in the sake of ” simplicity geographic and operational “, as the stage, as most of the sites olmpiques, is located in a radius of 10 kilometres from the heart of Paris. The Parc des Princes, located in the South-West of the city (16th arrondissement), will be accessible by way of metro (lines 9 and 10) in twenty minutes.