World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Stadio Carlo Castellani

Article Id: WHEBN0003264354
Reproduction Date:

Title: Stadio Carlo Castellani  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: List of football stadiums in Italy, 2011–12 Coppa Italia, Empoli, List of football clubs in Italy, Stadio Angelo Massimino
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Stadio Carlo Castellani

Stadio Carlo Castellani
Location Empoli, Italy
Owner Municipality of Empoli
Capacity
16,800
Surface Grass
107x67m
Opened 1923
Tenants
Empoli F.C.

Stadio Carlo Castellani is a multi-purpose stadium in Empoli, Italy. It is currently used mostly for football matches and the home of Empoli F.C.. The stadium holds 16,800.

Built in 1923, the Stadio Carlo Castellani is currently the home of Empoli F.C..

The stadium is located in the sporting district of Empoli on the viale delle Olimpiadi.

Inaugurated on September 12, 1965 the ground was dedicated to Carlo Castellani, former football player born in nearby Montelupo Fiorentino, who died prematurely after being deported to the concentration camp of Mauthausen. He still holds the record of the most goals for Empoli until this day.

It is formed by two tribune, or grandstands, and two curve with a total capacity of 19,795 spectators. The Curva Sud was recently renovated, with older structures being replaced. The Municipality of Empoli and the Banca di Credito Cooperativo di Cambiano have financed the renovations. The stadium is also equipped with an athletics track for long jump and a running track. The stadium does not have a time clock visible from the cheap seats and the views include small bits of the Tuscan hills and many industrial environs.

External links

  • Stadium picture
  • Stadium Journey Article


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.