Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadium

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Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadyumu
Kasımpaşa Stadyumu.jpg
Former namesKasımpaşa Stadium
LocationIstanbul, Turkey
Coordinates40°59′24″N 29°1′30″E / 40.99000°N 29.02500°E / 40.99000; 29.02500
Executive suites12
Field size105m x 68m
Kasımpaşa S.K.

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadium, also known as Kasımpaşa Stadium, is a stadium in the Kasımpaşa neighbourhood of Istanbul, Turkey. It is used mostly for football games and is the home stadium of Kasımpaşa S.K. The stadium holds 14,234 people.[1] Due to extension works, Kasımpaşa played most of its home matches in the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in the 2007–2008 season. It is named after the current Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, a native of Kasımpaşa and a football player in his youth.[2]

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  1. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Stadyumu Archived 2019-12-07 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved 6 November. 2019
  2. Turkey Back To Erdogan's Istanbul Roots Deutsche Welle. Retrieved 6 November. 2019

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Coordinates: 41°01′58.10″N 28°58′20.36″E / 41.0328056°N 28.9723222°E / 41.0328056; 28.9723222