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Address: 500 Nakanoda, Midori-ku, Saitama 336-0972 , Saitama Prefecture
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+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 bubblesReviewed 14 January 2016
Hong Kong, China
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Northern Mariana Islands, Mariana Islands
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Wow feeling. Goosebumps all the time. Urawa Reds' fans are awesome, chanting from the start until the end. Watched the crucial last game of the season where Urawa Reds tied Yokohama Marinos. Reds won the season title after this game.

Thank Astig14
Muenster, Germany
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Won 4-0 against Gamba, so the atmosphere was quite good.^^ A lot of things to do/eat around the stadium while I was waiting for the kickoff. I wouldn't take the bus next time, especially the bus back... Arriving by train is better, even though you have to walk a bit. If you aren't a real supporter and want to sit... More 

Thank loren04h2zorro
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Definitely a must visit if you're a football fan - state of the art stadium; definitely worth a half-day trip out to catch a local J1-League game. Home of the Urawa Red Diamonds since 2004, stadium was built in 2002 for the World Cup when Japan and Korea co-hosted the tournament. Very well maintained. Tickets are affordable - 2100 yen... More 

Thank joelkuan555
Southern Highlands
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102 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

5 goals in an exciting game. FC Tokyo up 2-0 at half time and Urawa Reds fought back for a 3-2 win. 2900 yen for unreserved seat behind the goal. FC Tokyo fans sang a version of "You'll Never Walk Alone" before the start. I was there 3 hours before the game, plenty of seating, food and beer vendors though... More 

Thank Richard M
Hong Kong, China
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24 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

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 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 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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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 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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60 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 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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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 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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242 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 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 

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