Matches attended by over 100,000 fans

Diego Maradona lifts the World Cup trophy at Mexico's Estadio Azteca after Argentina's victory over West Germany in 1986.
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It is increasingly rare for a football match to be watched by 100,000 fans at a stadium these days.

Safety concerns have seen stadiums scrap terracing and most grounds are now all-seaters, meaning the capacity is much lower than in times gone by.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.