|Renovated||1939, 1947–1954, 1978-1980, 2012–2018|
| FC Dinamo Minsk (1934–2008, 2018–)|
FC Minsk (2009–2012)
Belarus national football team (1992–2012, 2018–present)
Dinamo National Olympic Stadium (Belarusian : Нацыянальны Алімпійскі стадыён Дынама,Nacyjanalny Alimpijski stadyjon Dynama, Belarusian pronunciation: [stadɨˈjɔn dɨˈnama] ) is a multi-purpose stadium in Minsk, Belarus. It was recently reopened after a massive renovation project. Earlier it was used mostly for football matches and was the home ground of Dinamo Minsk, FC Minsk and the Belarus national football team. Previously the stadium officially held 40,000, but because part of the upper stand had been abandoned in the mid-1990s for safety reasons, the actual capacity before renovations was 34,000. After renovation the capacity is only 22,246.
Dinamo Stadium was constructed and opened in 1934 and then expanded in 1939. It was destroyed during the Second World War and rebuilt during the years 1947–1954. It was further renovated during 1978–1980 in preparation for 1980 Summer Olympics.In October 2012, the stadium was closed for major reconstruction works. It was reopened in December 2017 as a soccer-specific stadium, ready in time for the 2019 European Games.
During the Soviet years the stadium was a home venue for Dinamo Minsk, who continued to use the stadium until 2008. Since 2009, Dinamo Minsk has relocated to a smaller Dinamo-Yuni Stadium, while Dinamo Stadium became the primary home venue for FC Minsk. The stadium was also a traditional venue to host the final match of the Belarusian Cup, which was held here almost every year between 1992 and 2012, with the exception of the years 2002 and 2011.
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