JAWAHARLAL NEHRU STADIUM, FATORDA
“Our Field, Our Turf, Our Home…Fatorda” thats how the Golden Eagles refer to the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Margao. This stadium is considered to be one of the finest football stadiums in the country.
Originally built in 1983, the Nehru Stadium is used extensively for National/International football matches. It is designed with a 22,000 seating capacity and was recently refurbished by the Government of Goa for the Lusofonia Games 2014. With a roof covering 100 percent of the seating area, fans enjoy wide, comfortable seats with ample spacing between them.
The stadium complex provides two levels of fans seating arrangement along with a VVIP area, which provides the ultimate setting for interacting with guests and enjoying football while indulging in the comfort of this private environment . Its facilities include…
· HD compliant arena lighting,
· Broadcast room
· TV Studio
· Player Dressing rooms
· Match Delegates area
· Dope control rooms
· Medical rooms for players and spectators
· VIP Lounge
· Corporate boxes
· Media Tribune and Media working stations
· Press Conference area
· Mixed zone area
· Guidelines for spectators with disabilities
SESA FOOTBALL TRAINING GROUND
“Talent can win you games but teamwork and great facilities can win you tournaments”. Taking a cue from this great saying, Dempo Sports Club has joined hands with SESA Football Academy for usage of their sports facilities in North Goa.
The SESA academy provides the senior team with top class, round the year facility (except monsoons) dedicated to the technical and physical enhancement of Dempo SC players. Set up in 1999, and upgraded continuously over the years, SESA Football Academy has become one of the finest training academies in India.
This sprawling campus is situated at Shirsaim in North Goa which is 25 kilometres from the capital city of Panaji. The sports complex accommodates a standard size football pitch along with team dug outs, dressing rooms and facility for Ice baths. The building also houses a gymnasium, massage room, restaurant, video analysis room and meeting rooms for the staff.