Cairo International Stadium: How to get there and how to buy tickets (2022)
The stadium was renamed in honour of Egyptians' beloved leader and president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1970. The Cairo International Stadium, initially called Nasser Stadium, opened in 1960. It could hold over 100,000 spectators at its peak, though unofficial attendances could reach over 120,000 due to its large capacity. The stadium was renamed in honor of Egyptian's beloved leader and president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1970.