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Candlestick Park Stadium, San Francisco

Atletico Madrid Edges Out San Jose Earthquakes At Candlestick’s Final Sporting Event

Saul scored in the fifth round of penalty kicks to lift Spanish League champion Atletico Madrid past Major League Soccer’s San Jose Earthquakes after they played to a scoreless tie Sunday in the final sporting event at Candlestick Park.

07/27/2014

Levi's Stadium (CBS)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: Candlestick-Like Wind Missing, But Still Breezy

What kind of weather can you expect at Levi’s Stadium during 49ers football in the fall and winter. It may not be the brutal wind conditions at the ‘Stick, but it sure isn’t wind-free.

07/25/2014

Mix Dikerud #10 of the United States celebrates after he scored a goal against Azerbaijan during their match at Candlestick Park on May 27, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Team USA Beats Azerbaijan 2-0 At Candlestick In 1st Of 3 World Cup Warmup Games

Second-half substitutes Mix Diskerud and Aron Johannsson scored to lift a heavy legged United States over Azerbaijan 2-0 on Tuesday night in the first of three World Cup warmups for the Americans.

05/27/2014

US men's national team captain Clint Dempsey takes a shot on goal during a practice session at Candlestick Park in San Francisco on May 25, 2014 on the eve of the US team's 2014 World Cup preparation friendly against Azerbaijan. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON (Photo credit should read Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. World Cup Soccer Team In Candlestick Park Warmup Match; Giants, A’s Also Host Night Games

The U.S. men’s national soccer team will play an exhibition match Tuesday evening in San Francisco’s Candlestick Park as part of a send-off series before heading to the World Cup in Brazil.

05/27/2014

Former San Francisco 49ers Roger Craig (L) and Joe Montana speak at a press conference announcing the final game at Candlestick Park, April 28, 2014. (CBS)

Montana, Craig Among Stars Set To ‘Say Goodbye To Candlestick’ With Flag Football Game

The final football game ever in San Francisco’s Candlestick Park will be played this summer by a team of 49ers greats, led by four-time Super Bowl winner Joe Montana.

04/28/2014

Fireworks erupt from the rim of Candlestick Park after the last 49ers game at the stadium, December 23, 2013. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

McCartney, Montana Among Stars In Series Of Final Candlestick Park Events

Sir Paul McCartney’s Candlestick Park farewell concert is one of a series of final events at the 54-year-old stadium that will include a gathering of 49ers legends.

04/24/2014

Pope John Paul II performs communion at Candlestick Park in 1987. (CBS)

On Eve Of Sainthood, Remembering Pope John Paul II’s ’87 Bay Area Visit And Conservative Legacy

More than a quarter century after making his lone trip the Bay Area, Pope John Paul remains an influential figure as he sits on the verge of sainthood.

04/24/2014

Atlanta Falcons v San Francisco 49ers

1 Hurt, 30 Arrested During 49ers Win In Candlestick

In the San Francisco 49ers regular season swan song of Candlestick Park Monday night, at least one person was hurt and several others were arrested, a police sergeant said.

12/24/2013

Atlanta Falcons v San Francisco 49ers

Phil Matier: What’s Next For Candlestick?

So now that The 49ers’ faithful have already bid farewell to their beloved Candlestick park Monday night, the question is what happen next—and when?

12/24/2013

Packers 49ers Stadium Death

Police To Be Out In Full Force During Candlestick’s Final Regular Season 49er Game

With the San Francisco 49ers playing their last regular-season game ever at Candlestick Park Monday night, police will be out in full force to make sure fans behave themselves.

12/23/2013

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