The Estadio Santiago Bernabeu is an all-seater football stadium in Madrid, Spain. It was inaugurated on 14 December 1947 and is owned by Real Madrid C.F. It has a current capacity of 80,354 spectators.
The stadium was officially announced the venue for the 2010 UEFA Champions League Final in a star-studded ceremony in Nyon in 2008. However, Real Madrid was eliminated in the Round of 16 of the 2009-10 Champions League, while FC Barcelona had advanced to the semi-finals.
The Santiago Bernabeu is located on the Paseo de la Castellana, in the district of Chamartin. It occupies the block bounded by the Paseo de la Castellana and the streets of Concha Espina, Padre Damian, and Rafael Salgado.
The stadium is served by its own metro station along the Line 10 called Santiago Bernabeu. It is also served by the following bus routes: 14, 27, 40, 43, 120, 147 and 150.