The Colombian national football team plays official World Cup qualifying matches in the Roberto Meléndez Metropolitan Stadium in Barranquilla. This stadium, which opened in 1986 and can accommodate 49,612 spectators, also hosts the Atlético Junior team that competes in the Colombian professional football league.
NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES
Museums, historic squares, and lots of music await those who come to Barranquilla. Beaches and natural havens for relaxation are also found in and around this Caribbean city.