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Estadio Governador Magalhaes Pinto

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Address: Avenida Antonio Abrahao Caram, 1001 | Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Great, where Cruzeiro plays!

I used the come to Mineirão (Estádio Magalhaes Pinto) since I was a child to watch my soccer team Cruzeiro plays. Around there is Lagoa da Pampulha. The soccer field have had... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 December 2016
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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I used the come to Mineirão (Estádio Magalhaes Pinto) since I was a child to watch my soccer team Cruzeiro plays. Around there is Lagoa da Pampulha. The soccer field have had refurbished to world cup in Brazil. To who like soccer its a must see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

I went to Mineirao on a Brazil x Argentina match. There're about 55,000 people in there but everything went OK.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cool place to visit. If no games are going on, there is a museum and you can take a tour of the stadium. If a game will take place during your visit, you definitely should watch it. A packed mineirão is an indescribable experience.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Beautiful stadium close to Pampulha's Lake. The esplanade outside the stadium opens everyday and it's always full of people jogging, riding bicycles and skating. If you like soccer go watch a match. The energy of the crowd is amazing!

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Five decades ago,it was the second biggest covered stadium in the world. They remade it for the World Cup 2014, adding seats, lifting the field and closing a part where poor people used to stay, most of them standing up. It got modern and one of the best football fields in Brazil. It has a nice historic part, a museum,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

If you ever come to Belo Horizonte, its a really cool place to visit. It has space for over 50 thousands persons.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Watching a soccer game at Estadio Governador Magalhaes Pinto, aka Mineirao, is a fantastic experience, which is even greater if one of the contending associations is Clube Atletico Mineiro, The Roosters, the most charming soccer team in Brazil. Built in the very early 1960s, and inaugurated in September, 5th.1965, Mineirao was thoroughly reformed for the 2014 World Cup. It is... More 

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Contagem, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Home of the best football team of Minas Gerais, Cruzeiro Esporte Clube. If you are a football lover it is a good place to visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

Saw Brazil get humiliated here by Germany in the World Cup. The stadium had been improved but it was still quite old. The set up outside for all the pregame festivities was quite nice.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Visit on a regular day to check on the museum and calmly visit the stadium, but return on a game day to see the crowd pushing our home team, Cruzeiro toward another great title! :D And have a beer while watching the game, but eat the "Feijão Tropeiro" meal or a "Churrasquinho" (small barbecue stick) outside the stadium, in one... More 

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