The Bernabéu Stadium, officially Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, is a football stadium located in the city centre of Madrid, Spain. It is the home base of great club Real Madrid. The Bernabéu Stadium was opened in 1947 and has been renovated several times. Its current capacity is 81,044. It is one of the world's most famous football venues and it has an elite status given by the UEFA. The stadium has hosted many finals, for example the final of the UEFA Champions League and the European Championship final.