Stade Maurice Dufrasne or Sclessin in Liège Belgium
Club — Royal Standard de Liège in French, Standard Luik in Dutch and Standard Lüttich in German.
Club Colours — Red and White
Nickname — Les Rouches (The Reds)
Founded — 1898
Stadium — Stade Maurice Dufrasne or Maurice Dufrasne Stadion, also known as Stade de Sclessin.
Capacity — 29,200
Opened — 1984
Location — Standard has its home base near Liege (Luik in Dutch), in a village called Sclessin. The stadium is easily reachable by car and public transport.
Address — Rue de la Centrale 2, 4000 Liège, Belgium
Directions By Car —
Coming from the Antwerpen/Hasselt E313 motorway — folow the E313 until exit “Bruxelles/Namur” (just after exit Liers/Milmort) and join the ring road of Liège. After 1km take the road towards Seraing/Bierset. Don’t take first exit towards Liège. After another kilometer take exit Seraing/Grâce-Hollogne. Folow this road for a few kilometers for eventually taking exit Liège. Folow signs for Sclessin.
Coming from the E40 Brussels-Liège motorway — take exit Seraing and follow direction Grâce-Hollogne for a few kilometers until exit 4 Liège. Follow the signs toward Liège and Sclessin while you drive along the river Meuse until you Maurice Dufrasne stadium on your left hand side.
Nearest main train station : the main rail station of the city is Liège-Guillemins railway station, situated around 3,5km away from the ground.
From Liège-Guillemins you can take bus line 2, 3, or 27 to get to Sclessin stadium. Get off at stop SCLESSIN.
The station can easily be reached from Brussels city center (Brussels Central Station) and Antwerp city center (Antwerpen central station), as well as several international destinations such as Aachen, Lille, and Maastricht.
Liège-Guillemins station is served also by Thalys and ICE trains, connecting Liège to Brussels, Paris Gare du Nord Train Station, Aachen, Cologne Hbf, and Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof.
The Eurostar train links London St Pancras International with Brussels Midi Train Station.
Nearest airport : The closest airport is Liège airport, home to charter flights and a few regular lines.
The main international airport in Belgium is Zaventem National Airport near Brussels. Several cheap hotels can be found close by. Brussels South Charleroi airport, situated in Charleroi is used by several low cost airlines.
Liège can also be reached from Maastricht and Flughafen Frankfurt.
Cheap hotels near Standard football stadium
Best Western Univers Hotel – ( 2.4 km from Stade Maurice Dufrasne Liege )
Hotel is located near the main railways station ‘Liege Guillemins’ and at 300 meters from exit 36 of the motorway A602, connected with the main motor ways leading to Brussels, Antwerp, the…
Chateau de St Nicolas – ( 2.3 km from Standard Football Stadium Sclessin )
Entirely restored former country mansion, set in a peaceful location in the centre of the small town of Saint Nicolas, a short drive from Liège city centre and Liège Airport.
Les Nations – ( 2.6 km from Stade Maurice Dufrasne Stadium Standard Liege )
Enjoy neat and comfortable accommodation in the heart of Liège, near the wonderful River Meuse, and indulge in a relaxing break.