El Monumental

Football in Belgrano, Nuñez & the Costanera Norte

Known as El Monumental, River Plate fútbol (soccer) club's home ground is the largest stadium in Argentina, with a capacity of 76,000. Check the website for tickets to upcoming games or swat up on the history of the club at the stadium museum.

Argentina's national team also plays here, and the stadium has hosted concerts by the likes of Paul McCartney, Roger Waters of Pink Floyd and the Rolling Stones.