Loftus Versfeld Stadium
Built: 1906 (renovated 2008)
Province: Gauteng Province
Population: 2.2 million
Altitude: 4,000 feet
Geography: Situated between rocky ridges in the north eastern part of the country. The city is in the transitional area between tropical savannah (Bushveld) and the Highveld plateau.
Climate: Dry winters with temperatures averaging 68 degrees during the day, dropping into the 40s at night.
Key Industries: Services, Commerce, Industry
Professional Football Clubs: Mamelodi Sundowns, Supersport United (Premier) Pretoria University (1st Division)
The U.S. opened the Confederations Cup here in 2009 with consecutive losses to Brazil and Italy