Stadium RCD Espanyol (Cornellà-El Prat)

Orientation & Geography

Europe, Spain, Província de Barcelona

Estadi Cornellà-El Prat (Catalan pronunciation: [əsˈtaði kurnəˈʎa əɫ ˈpɾat]) is an all-seater football stadium on the outskirts of Cornellà and El Prat de Llobregat, near Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain). It took 3 years to build and cost approximately 60 million euros. Completed in the summer of 2009, it is the new home of RCD Espanyol and was awarded as Venue of the Year getting the Stadium Business Awards on June 18, 2010 in Dublin. The stadium has a capacity of 40,500 and replaces their previous stadium, the Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys. It is the eighth stadium in the club's history.