The new National Stadium celebrated its first football match here on August 16, 2014 at 6 pm with an exhibition match between Juventus Football Club and Singapore Selection. The match ended with the scoreline of Juventus 5 - Singapore Selection 0 and i am glad i am one of the audience that managed to experience this historical event milestone for the new National Stadium. Below are some of the photos i took of this event.
|The new stadium and the line up|
Three more goals were scored in the second half; Paul Pogba (48') Sebastian Giovinco (55') and Kwadwo Asamoah (71') .
|The first goal was scored via a free kick by Andrea Pirlo|
|Patrice Evra in action in the first half|
|Team mates congratulating Paul Pogba after scoring Juventus 3rd goal|
The official attendance for the match was announced to be at 27,338 audience in a new stadium that can sit 55,000 people.
|Tonight's attendance: 27, 338|