Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup Venues
Morenao (Pedro Pedrossian University Stadium)
City: Campo Grande
Clubs: Operario & Esporte Clube Comercial
Current Capacity: 45, 000
Record Attendance: 38, 122
The Morenao stadium opened in 1971 and is owned by the Mato Grosso do Sul Federal University. It is the largest University stadium in Latin America. The city of Campo Grande is nicknamed Cidade Morena (Brown City) and it is from this nickname that the stadium took its moniker. The first match held at the Morenao was between Flamengo and Corinthians which resulted in a 3-1 win to the former.