Construction of the new Mbombela Stadium on open land just seven kilometres north of Nelspruit in Mpumalanga is expected to be completed in June 2009. The Mbombela Stadium has been designed to ensure it enjoys a prosperous life beyond the tournament as an adaptable, relevant multi-sport, entertainment and exhibition venue.
MATCHES AND DATES:
• Wednesday, 16 June 2010 – Group H, first-round
• Sunday, 20 June 2010 – Group F, first-round
• Wednesday, 23 June 2010 – Group D, first-round
• Friday, 25 June 2010 – Group G, first-round
The stadium has been designed to ensure it enjoys a life beyond the 2010 World Cup tournament as an adaptable sports, entertainment and exhibition venue. Mbombela Stadium has been proposed as for both the first and second round matches with a capacity of just over 40,000.
Information by http://www.sa-venues.com