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The Estadio Universitario – nicknamed El Volcán ("the volcano") – is a stadium property of the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Leónmarker, located in its premises in San Nicolásmarker.

The stadium is home venue of the UANL Tigres. Made for the American Football Team UANL Autenticos Tigres. It was given to Sinergia Deportiva as part of Tigres assets.

This Stadium hosted several matches of the Football World Cup 1986. It has also hosted matches of the Copa Libertadores de América in 2005, and in 2006, as Tigres UANL has qualified to the prestigious tournament on these years, and played home in this stadium. It was also, for a short period, the home venue for the Rayados de Monterrey.

The stadium has also hosted several concerts, including, Queen, Alice Cooper, Iron Maiden, Roger Waters, Soda Stereo, Shakira, and The Rolling Stones, in their A Bigger Bang World Tour, the band's first ever appearance in Monterrey, in March 1, 2006.

The stadium's cost was $23 million pesos. It was completed in 1967. At that time, it had a capacity for about 56,000 spectators, but after the Football World Cup 1986, the recognized capacity is 52,000, until the Stadium had its final renovation on December 20, 1986 reducing its total capacity to 41,000.

The Wave was introduced into football during the 1986 World Cup in this stadium.

When planning to build the stadium, it was a project of 90,000 spectators, but due to economic issues it had to be reduced.


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