The Chad national football team, nicknamed Sao, represents Chad in international football and is controlled by the Chadian Football Federation, the governing body for football in the country. The team has never qualified for the World Cup finals or Africa Cup of Nations. Home matches are played at the Idriss Mahamat Ouya Stadium.
Stade Nacional, also named Stade Omnisports Idriss Mahamat Ouya (Arabic: ملعب وطني), is a multi-use stadium in N'Djamena, Chad. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 20,000 people and it has artificial grass. It is currently the home ground of the Chad national football team. It is named after former Chadian highjumper Mahamat Idriss (1942—1987).
The stadium is located on Avenue Bezo, also known as Avenue Bokasa.
It is the home field of several clubs including Gazelle, Renaissance N'Djamena, CotonTchad (or CotonTchad N'Djamena), Tourbilllon, Postel 2000, DGSSIE and Foullah Edifice.