7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

Stadiums like AC Milan's San Siro, Manchester United's Old Trafford and Barcelona's Camp Nou are huge and some of the biggest in the world but there are other stadiums which cannot compete in terms of space, numbers and atmosphere.

With that in mind we look at 7 teams with the smallest stadiums playing in Europe's top 4 leagues;

1. Stadio Carlo Castellani (Empoli FC)

Currently play in Serie A, have never been a traditional power house and finished impressive 10th place in the 2015/16 season.

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

Empoli's Stadium

Country = Italy

League = Serie A

Stadium capacity = 16,800

2. Stadio Ezio Scida (FC Crotone)

Another small stadium Italy. They are currently playing in the top flight in Italy for the first time ever after gaining promotion last season.

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

FC Crotone are a very small club in Italy

Country = Italy

League = Serie A

Stadium capacity = 16,547

3. Stadio Sant'Elia (Cagliari Calcio)

Cagliari are a steady club in Serie A for those familiar with the League. They won their only Scudetto back in 1970 and hosting three matches throughout the 1990 FIFA World Cup.

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

Cagliari have won one Serie A Scudetto title

Country = Italy

League = Serie A

Stadium capacity = 16,000

4. Audi Sportpark (FC Ingolstadt 04)

The German club have punched above their weight in the last few seasons. The German club won its first promotion to the Bundesliga in 2015 and managed to finish in an impressive 10th place in the 2015/16 season.

The minnow club had its stadium renovated in 2009 and reopened in 2010 with a new name called Audi Sportpark.

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

The German club have the smallest stadium in Germany

Country = Germany

League = Bundesliga

Stadium capacity = 15,800

5. Dean Court/Vitality Stadium (AFC Bournemouth)

The Cherriesgained promotion to the English Premier League for the first time in the 2014/15 season. The small English club from the south coast has the smallest stadium in the Premier League.

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

Eddie Howe has done wonders with Bournemouth

Country = England

League = English Premier League

Stadium capacity = 11,464

6. Estadio Municipal de Butarque (CD Leganes)

Their promotion to the La Liga last season was the club's first time. They currently play in the second smallest stadium throughout the whole entire La Liga and have also used this stadium to host Spanish rock concerts.

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

Leganes are a regional club who are punching above their weight

Country = Spain

League = La Liga

Stadium capacity = 10,954

7. Ipurua Municipal Stadium (SD Eibar)

Eibar have the smallest stadium in Europe's top four leagues. They sit in 8th place so far during the 2016/17 campaign.

7 smallest stadiums in Europe's top 4 leagues

Eibar are performing well in La Liga

Country = Spain

League = La Liga

Stadium capacity = 7,083

Source: Sports.naija.ng

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