Lyon Olympique Universitaire

Short history

Since the end of July 2005, a new building site can be seen while driving on the ring near by Vannière Avenue. or once this impressive building site is not about Montpellier’s tramway second line, but really, is to become Montpellier’s brand new Rugby Arena : the future ‘Yves du Manoir Stadium’ his new athletic complex meets all requirements of professional rugby games and well suits the increasing popularity of the sport in Montpellier’s area. he athletic complex will offer two rugby fields (a major stadium of 12000 seats and a smaller one of 500 seats) as well as three other training fields.

The complex will also bear within its walls the MHRC’s Club-House and offices, meeting rooms, accommodation and a restaurant opened daily with capacity of 200 seats.