Fatorda Stadium is a well-known multi-purpose venue in Goa that hosts national as well as international sports events throughout the year. It predominantly hosts football and cricket events. Fatorda Stadium is operated and owned by the Sports Authority of Goa. It was opened in the year 1989 and was renovated again in the year 2014. It was updated according to the standards of FIFA and provides adequate seating capacity including VIP and VVIP area. It also has other facilities such as broadcast room, gymnasium, dope control rooms, medical rooms, TV studio and even corporate boxes.