CBGT Venues: Stade Pierre-Mauroy

first_imgJapan v Brazil Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour Venues: Stade Pierre-Mauroy 20:45 11/8/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Stade Pierre-Mauroy Getty Japan v Brazil Brazil Japan Friendlies With Brazil set to meet Japan in Lille, Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour takes a closer look at the setting of Friday’s clash The Chevrolet Brasil Global Tour resumes this week in a spectacular setting as Tite leads the Selecao against Japan at Stade Pierre-Mauroy.The 50,000-capacity stadium hosts more than 22 matches per season for local club, Lille. It weighs 7,400 tonnes, includes 10,000 square metres of reception areas and carries no less than 70,000 animated LEDs on its wall space.READ MORE: Coutinho to miss Japan clash | Brazil’s World Cup hopefuls | Last chance for Douglas Costa It hosted six matches at Euro 2016, including France’s group-stage match versus Switzerland and the quarter-final between Wales and Belgium. Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Built in 2012, the multi-purpose arena has a mobile roof and has hosted concerts by the likes of Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Celine Dion and Justin Bieber.It takes just 24 hours to convert from a football stadium to a stunning music hall.Stade Pierre-MauroyBelgium Wales Euro 2016 01072016The stadium is easily accessible via car and all forms of public transport, with the Lille-Lesquin airport shuttle bus providing connections every day for the Lille Europe and Lille Flandres railway stations.Free shuttle busses are available from Les Près Metro station to the Stadium.Stade Pierre-MauroyFriday’s test against Japan will be the first time Brazil have played an official match in Lille, and the first time the Selecao have played in the country since their 2015 victory over their hosts in the Brasil Global Tour event at Stade de France.The five-time world champions meet the Samurai Blue on Friday, November 10 at 13:00 local time.Brazil vs Japan (Do not use)last_img read more