Sports complex Sheriff
The Sheriff sports complex is located at the entrance to Tiraspol from Bendery, covers an area of 50 hectares and includes three arenas, eight full-size training fields, a children’s football academy, a pool with diving towers, tennis courts, a basketball court, a gym and fitness-hall. Here are regularly held football matches of the domestic championship and European competitions, international youth tournaments. The main arena is the home stadium of the Sheriff Football Club. Over its long history, it managed to take many famous teams: Tottenham Hotspur (see thephoto below), Olympique Marseille, Spartak Moscow and Lokomotiv, Donetsk Shakhtar, Dynamo Kyiv, the national teams of the Netherlands and Austria. For lovers of tennis, next to the training fields there is a modern tennis club with 12 courts, including 4 indoor ones. The Olympic-size indoor pool has the necessary infrastructure not only for classical swimming, but also for diving, water polo, and synchronized swimming.