Key facts

Address Bujumbura, Burundi
Capacity 22,000 seats


Prince Louis Rwagasore Stadium is a stadium located in in the city of Bujumbura, Burundi. This venue can be used for different kinds of sports, but currently, it is mainly used by football clubs for their matches. Prince Louis Rwagasore Stadium used to have a capacity of 10,000 people. The renovation of Prince Louis Rwagasore Stadium was completed in 2008, and its current capacity allows it to host maximum 22,000 spectators. The stadium is named after Louis Rwagasore, an ex-prime minister of Burundian who is also an independence hero of the country. Prince Louis Rwagasore Stadium is the home ground used by several football teams, including the national team of Burundi, Atheletico Olympic, and, finally, Lydia Ludic Burundi Academic FC.

Prince Louis Rwagasore Stadium is the national venue of the country that features floodlights. There is also one covered stand and seats in benches. Seats are also available in the presidential lounge that can be found in the central part of the stadium. Other spectators can find places on chairs, or they can simply stand on concrete, which, though, may lead to overcrowding. The length of Prince Louis Rwagasore Stadium is 0.59 km.