Top 20 Largest Stadiums in Africa 2022 [Updated]

Sport in Africa has over the years taken a new dimension and now we have much investment directed towards it which leads us to the top largest stadiums in Africa.

Stadiums serve a whole lot of purposes be it outdoor sports, concerts, and events, it has a structure in which spectators can conveniently sit and at the same time watch what is going on.

There have been some arguments on which stadium is the largest in Africa and when talking about large it means a wide space will be utilized considering the number of spectators intended to accommodate.

Top 20 Largest Stadiums in Africa

In this sense, we will be taking the seating capacity and standing areas in total, never forget stadiums are convertible based on the kind of events that will take place there.

For this, we will exclude temporary seating or standing space like spaces for concerts or crusades.

On this list we have excluded the inactive parts of the stadiums, race tracks, closed areas and so on, we are going to base this on the number of sitting spectators.

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The 20 Largest Stadiums in Africa

Below is a table showing the top biggest stadiums in Africa:

RankStadiumCountryCapacity
1.FNB StadiumSouth Africa94,736
2.Borg El Arab StadiumEgypt86,000
3.Stade des MartyrsDemocratic Republic of the Congo80,000
4.Cairo International StadiumEgypt74,100
5.Stade Mohammed VMorocco67,000
6.Mogadishu StadiumSomalia65,000
7.Stade 5 JuilletAlgeria64,000
8.Ellis Park StadiumSouth Africa62,567
9.Abuja StadiumNigeria60,491
10.Stade 7 NovemberTunisia60,000
11.Stade National de la Côte d’IvoireIvory Coast60,000
12.Stade Municipal de KintéléRepublic of the Congo60,000
13.Bahir Dar StadiumEthiopia60,000
14.Mkapa StadiumTanzania60,000
15.Stade Leopold SenghorSenegal60,000
16.Moi International Sports CentreKenya60,000
17.Heroes National StadiumZambia60,000
18.National Sports StadiumZimbabwe60,000
19.Odi StadiumSouth Africa60,000
20.Mmabatho StadiumSouth Africa59,000

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