NEWS | 07/20/2019
It was inaugurated in 2002 and has a capacity of more than 70,000 spectators.
The stadium where the Whites will face Bayern, in the European football classic, on July 21 at 2:00 a.m. (July 20, 7:00 p.m.), was inaugurated in August 2002. It is the headquarters of the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL) and also hosts annually the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, the largest livestock exhibition in the world. In fact, the average number of spectators is more than 2 million per year.
The NRG Stadium is the first in the history of the NFL with retractable roof, which can be opened or closed in just 7 minutes. Among the most outstanding football events that it has hosted are the Concacaf Gold Cup (2011 and 2019) and the Copa America Centenario that was played in 2017. On the other hand, here the Super Bowl was played in 2004 and in 2017.