A design focused city inspiring creative rugby
Saint-Étienne has long cultivated a distinctive and avant-garde feel. Known for it's innovation and creativity in architecture, it is above all a very vibrant city, receiving certification from UNESCO as the only Creative City of Design in France. Sports fans will know that Saint-Étienne carries green in its heart, the colour of its football team, which has enthralled generations of fans and excited an entire country. At the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, internationally known for its incredible atmosphere, the buzz of excitement and emotions felt are truly unique. After previous big events like Rugby World Cup 2007 and UEFA Euro 2016, 'Le Chaudron (or cauldron) will once again be revved up for maximum excitement at Rugby World Cup 2023.