The Estadio Alberto J. Armando (formerly the “Estadio Camilo Cichero”) is an association football stadium located in La Boca district of Buenos Aires. Widely known as La Bombonera due to its shape, with a “flat” stand on one side of the pitch and three steep stands round the rest of the stadium. It has a capacity of 40,000.
The stadium is owned by Boca Juniors, one of Argentina’s top football clubs. The unusual shape of the stadium has led to it having excellent acoustics and the Boca support being nicknamed “La Doce”. The stadium is widely regarded as one of the most emblematic stadiums of the world and has been declared of public interest by the Government of Buenos Aires autonomous city. As we can witness in the picture, this football team has many followers that are known for being one of the most loyal to their club. It is not only a place to watch soccer matches, but is also a very interesting place to visit as a tourist.
All in all, the Bombonera stadium is one of the most iconic, not just in Argentina, but in all the world. It is the emblem of football and a very good cultural place to visit. Finally, it’s originality and incredible architecture attracts many visitors from everywhere around the world, making it one of the most attended cultural places.