Republican Stadium named after Tofig Bahramov
Republican Stadium named after Tofig Bahramov was put into use on the 16th September, 1951.
Total area of the stadium is 20 hectares. The main football field of the stadium is 105x72 meters. Athletics track of 8 paths set around the field is 400 meters length. There are several additional sport halls at the stadium. It includes a wrestling hall of 25 m wide and 50 meters length and a boxing hall (25mx10m), 2 mini-football halls, 1 outdoor footzal field.
Republican Stadium named after Tofig Bahramov started functioning on August 16, 2012, after major repair and reconstruction work. The number of seats was increased to 31,200. A ticket office was built on the entrance of the stadium. A tollgate system, which allows passage of 50 people simultaneously, was installed in the stadium. An electronic monitor in length of 30 meters was set up on the front facade of the building.
Formerly this stadium was named after I.Stalin and V.Lenin then in1993 it was named after Tofig Bahramov, the worldwide football referee.