Stade Auguste Delaune, also known as the Stade Municipal Velodrome, is a multi-use stadium in Reims, France. A modern stadium (plural stadiums or stadia in English is a place or venue for (mostly outdoor Sports Concerts or other events consisting Reims (alternative English spelling Rheims; riːmz in English and /ʁɛ̃s/ in French) is a city of the Champagne-Ardenne région of northern This article is about the country For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic France topics. It is currently used mostly for football matches. Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a Team sport played between two teams of eleven players and is widely considered The stadium is able to hold 10,000 people and was built in 1931. Year 1931 ( MCMXXXI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1931 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. During the 1938 World Cup, it hosted one game. The 1938 FIFA World Cup was the third staging of the World Cup and was held in France from June 4 to June 19. It is due to be replaced by Stade Auguste-Delaune II in 2007. Stade Auguste-Delaune II is a multi-use Stadium in Reims, France.