- Ellis Park Stadium
Demolished then rebuilt: 1982
Location: in the center of Johannesburg
- Host of the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup Final between Brazil & USA.
- Host to the South African rugby team‘s shocking defeat of New Zealand to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup trophy and the iconic scene of Nelson Mandela holding the trophy.
- Home to one of South Africa’s most popular soccer clubs, the Kaizer Chiefs.
- Ellis Park was first built in 1928 as a rugby union stadium. It was demolished and rebuilt in 1982, again exclusively for rugby. It was named after JD Ellis, a Johannesburg city councilor who approved the use of the land for a stadium, setting aside a full 13 acres.
|3||June 12||Argentina vs. Nigeria||4 p.m. / 10 a.m.||Ellis Park Stadium; Johannesburg|
|14||June 15||Brazil vs. Korea DPR||8:30 p.m. / 2:30 p.m.||Ellis Park Stadium; Johannesburg|
|22||June 18||Slovenia vs. United States||4 p.m. / 10 a.m.||Ellis Park Stadium; Johannesburg|
|32||June 21||Spain vs. Honduras||8:30 p.m. / 2:30 p.m.||Ellis Park Stadium; Johannesburg|
|41||June 24||Slovakia vs. Italy||4 p.m. / 10 a.m.||Ellis Park Stadium; Johannesburg|