If you are a football lover and visit the city of Girona, you’re in luck. The Municipal Stadium of Montilivi, located near the center of the city, hosts during the current season the official matches of Girona FC and its rivals of the Santander League. The people of Girona can boast of having the city’s professional soccer team in the top category of Spanish football, one of the best leagues in the world.
After a few years in the Silver Division, the 2016-2017 season became historic for the club. Girona FC, for the first time in its history, achieved the promotion to the highest category. After successfully maintaining its position during the 2017-2018 academic year, this season we can continue enjoying in Girona what for many is the best league in the world.
This way, every two weekends, you can watch matches in the Montilivi stadium of the Santander League live. Historical teams from the history of international football such as FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, Atlético de Madrid, Valencia CF, Sevilla FC, Athletic Bilbao and Real Betis Balompié visit the city of Girona in order to take the 3 league points of Montilivi.
In addition, during the season, the Santander League teams compete for the Copa del Rey. This is the maximum eliminatory championship on a national scale, where the clubs of the First and Second divisions face a double match (round trip), in order to reach the desired final. Therefore, depending on the luck of Girona FC in the championship, in Montilivi we can also experience the Copa del Rey matches, played during the week – on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday -.
In order to live the best football in the world in the city of Girona, you must take into account two essential aspects. On the one hand, the purchase of tickets; and on the other, the transportation that will take you to the stadium.
For each game in the field, Girona FC makes available, through its website, tickets for non-members, for both the Santander League and the Copa del Rey. Just access the club’s website, choose a location and enjoy! The other option is to buy tickets at the box office, hours before the start of the match, but we can not ensure the availability of locations or where you will be seated.
In terms of mobility, fans are advised to reach the stadium by bus or on foot (30 min from the center). Bus line 2 is enabled, with a frequency of 7 to 10 minutes, with stops in central locations such as Correos or Carretera Barcelona, both on the way and back. However, you can also access the stadium by car, since there are parking areas enabled for the day of the match.
So, if you like soccer and you are a follower of one of the best leagues in the world, Girona gives you the opportunity to enjoy it live.