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Saitama Stadium 2002

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Address: 500 Nakanoda, Midori-ku, Saitama 336-0972 , Saitama Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 48-812-2002
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World Class Stadium

I was there for the All Japan High School Tournament finals on Jan 10th and it was a really great experience in a world class stadium. As its the winter it does get quite windy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was there for the All Japan High School Tournament finals on Jan 10th and it was a really great experience in a world class stadium. As its the winter it does get quite windy so rug out if you are going in the winter.

Thank Ageus
Wittenberge, Germany
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56 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

In May, I visited with my friend, a football match between Urawa Red Diamond and the FC Tokyo in Saitama Stadium 2002. It was an unforgettable beautiful experience. This was also the fact that our team of Saitama won with 4: 1 goals. Compared to the football stadiums in the Bundesliga there are no pyrotechnics, no violence and a visit... More 

Thank Mario230576
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful stadium, and one of Japan's best. It has style, great views and good facilities. It scores highly in most areas as a place to watch football, so it's easier to list the minus points (none of which detract too much from the overall experience). Access. The train line only takes you so far, so it's a bit of a... More 

Thank ZokaShiz
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Went to watch Urawa Reds vs Sendai game, it was a nice game ended with Urawa victory 3-1. Good ambience of the football fans , can totally feel the passion of the local fans and loyalty to their team. Basic facilities of the stadium are good too~

Thank sendo7
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Amazing atmosphere. Unfortunately 0:0 but I had goose skin all over. Wish to come again. Japanese supporters are great.

Thank Washek N
Adelaide, Australia
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79 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Went to see the Urawa team vs FC Tokyo (local derby) well worth it, fantastic stadium for viewing , the Japanese are very animated when it comes to supporting their football team and the atmosphere was special. Impressive how they cleared the ground so quickly. If you've got time and are a football fan you must take 1/2 day to... More 

Thank WOJD64
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219 reviews
115 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

If you are fan of Football, get to a Urawa Red Diamonds J-League game. I'm not from Japan and I enjoyed every second of the experience. Massive crowds, fantastic atmosphere, you will love it. Not far on the train from Tokyo. Go Reds!

Thank ShaneW1919
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206 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Held a under 12 tournament . Just before the National Under 12 Japanese championships. Small goals and small fields are ideal for juniors.Easy bus parking. Great train station very close. This is Josh Kennedy's J league home team stadium. The main stadium is similar to SFS in Sydney.

Thank Hotelsareourlife
Tokyo, Japan
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Saitama stadium is a great facility, not far from Tokyo. I sometimes go to the Urawa Reds games here and it's always a good time. They could learn a few things about stadium snacks but being in Japan, you can't expect good junk food. All-in-all a good place to go.

Thank Stephen B

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