The Stadium can hold an impressive 51,700 fans for most sporting arrangements, and up to 65,000 for concerts. The stadium hosts Ireland’s home association football and rugby games as well as Leinster Rugby’s home games.
Historic and Major Events at the Aviva Stadium
FAI Cup Final – Held annually since 2010, when Sligo Rovers beat Shamrock Rovers 2–0 on penalties.
2011 Nations Cup – The tournament of Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Republic of Ireland won the competition, beating Scotland 1–0 in the final.
2011 Europa League Final – Porto and Braga battled in the Aviva Stadium in this game, with Porto winning 1–0 victory.
Dublin Super Cup – A pre-season soccer tournament featuring Celtic, Manchester City, Inter Milan and a League of Ireland XI in 2011. Manchester City won the competition.
The ‘Dublin Decider’ – A one off event in 2013, seeing Liverpool v Celtic
UEFA Euro 2020 – UEFA announced that the Aviva Stadium will play host to four Euro 2020 finals games, three group stage fixtures and a single round of 16 match.
Other Sports at the Aviva
The Aviva Stadium has hosted a number of other sports, too, not just rugby and football. It has twice hosted American Football games, once in 2012, and again in 2016. It is set to return in 2020, with a further five games to be played between college teams.
Aviva Stadium Hospitality
Aviva Stadium has some fantastic hospitality facilities. These include private corporate boxes and luxury gourmet restaurants. Think complimentary bars, VIP tickets and past and present players making guest appearances. These are facilities not to miss out on! To secure your VIP places at the Aviva stadium, call us today on 0121 233 6500.