- Maracana hosted Olympic opening and closing ceremonies
- Venue for 1950 and 2014 FIFA World Cup finals
- Stadium where Pele scored his 1000th goal
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Rio de Janeiro (CNN)It is one of the most famous stadiums in the world and was a showpiece venue for the Rio Olympics, but six months on from the Summer Games the iconic Maracana looks more ghostly than glitzy.