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DISPUTE OVER BRISTOL ROVERS’ MEMORIAL STADIUM TO BE HEARD IN COURT

A dispute between Conference Premier side Bristol Rovers and supermarket giant Sainsbury’s will be heard in court later this week.
11/05/2015

HEARTS OWNER HOPING TO RE-BUILD TYNECASTLE

Heart of Midlothian owner Ann Budge has, for the first time, expressed a willingness to keep the football club at their current home Tynecastle.
10/05/2015

SEPTEMBER INQUIRY PLANNED FOR BRENTFORD’S LIONEL ROAD STADIUM

A public inquiry has been scheduled for September as Brentford continue their quest for a new stadium at Lionel Road.
08/05/2015

COVENTRY CITY: SEPTEMBER DEADLINE FOR STADIUM PLANS

Coventry City’s plans for a new stadium need to be produced by September to maintain their prospects of building it at one of their preferred locations.
07/05/2015

NEW YORK CITY TO OPEN TOP TIER AT YANKEE STADIUM

New York City have announced that they will open the 300 level at Yankee Stadium due to high demand for tickets.
06/05/2015

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR CONSIDER NEW STADIUM OPTIONS FOR POSSIBLE NFL SHARE

Tottenham Hostpur’s new £400 million redevelopment of White Hart Lane could include a retractable grass pitch to further boost the chances of hosting a new American football team.
23/04/2015

NEW ARENA DESIGN UNVEILED BY MILWAUKEE BUCKS

The Milwaukee Bucks have unveiled preliminary architectural designs for a proposed $500 million arena.
10/04/2015

ROMA HIT WITH PARTIAL STADIUM CLOSURE

Italian Serie A side Roma have been hit with a partial stadium closure for their next match.
09/04/2015

MINNESOTA VIKINGS STADIUM REACHES HALFWAY STAGE

Minnesota Vikings’s new stadium is now halfway to completion, meaning it remains on time for an opening date of July 2016.
08/04/2015

DOMAIN STADIUM HIT WITH PRE-GAME FIRE

A fire broke out at Domain Stadium on Sunday afternoon, just under four hours before a clash between Fremantle and Port Adelaide.
05/04/2015

NEW TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR STADIUM TAKES ANOTHER STEP FORWARD

Tottenham Hostpur have struck a private deal with a local company which clears the path for a new £400 million stadium to be built.
01/04/2015

LAND FOR BRISTOL ARENA SITE TRANSFERRED TO LOCAL COUNCIL

The land for the £91 million entertainment arena in Bristol has been formally  handed over by the government to the city council.
29/03/2015

YORK CITY: NEW STADIUM PLANS APPROVED BY COUNCIL

Plans for a new 8,000-capacity community stadium in York have been approved by the city’s council.
27/03/2015

NEW STADIUM NEEDED FOR LATEST MLS FRANCHISE IN MINNESOTA

Major League Soccer has awarded an expansion franchise to Minnesota, but a stadium is yet to be built for the team.
25/03/2015

WORK WILL SOON BEGIN ON PERTH STADIUM’S NEW $100m TRAIN STATION

Work on Perth Stadium’s $100 million train station will begin within months after the state government awarded the construction tender.
20/03/2015

LUTON TOWN RENAME KENILWORTH ROAD FOR CHARITY

Luton Town’s Kenilworth Road stadium will be renamed the Prostate Cancer UK Stadium for one match in support of the charity.
18/03/2015

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR NEW STADIUM: ARCHWAY OPT NOT TO APPEAL HIGH COURT

The £400 million redevelopment of Tottenham Hotspur’s White Hart Lane home can now proceed after local business Archway Sheet Metal Works decided not to appeal a high court ruling.
13/03/2015

COVENTRY CITY WOULD PAY RENT AT NEW STADIUM

Coventry City chairman Tim Fisher has revealed that the club would pay rent if they moved into a new stadium built by owners Sisu.
09/03/2015

CITRUS BOWL SELLS OUT FOR ORLANDO CITY’S FIRST MLS GAME

Orlando City have sold out the Citrus Bowl for their first MLS game, against fellow-debutants New York City.
07/03/2015

CONSTRUCTION ON NEW TOKYO STADIUM TO BEGIN IN OCTOBER

Construction on the new 80,000-seater National Stadium in Tokyo will begin in October.
05/03/2015

JAPAN’S NEW OLYMPIC STADIUM TO HOST RUGBY WORLD CUP FINAL

Japan’s new Olympic Stadium has been selected to host the final of the 2019 Rugby World Cup on 20th October.
03/03/2015

LINCOLN CITY CONSIDER SPORTS VILLAGE FOR NEW STADIUM

Lincoln City chairman Bob Dorrian has revealed that the club could look to a sports village model for their proposed new stadium.
27/02/2015

TRURO CITY OFFER GROUNDSHARE TO CORNISH PIRATES

Truro City chairman Peter Masters has offered Cornish Pirates the chance to share his planned new ground.
25/02/2015

ANOTHER SITE IDENTIFIED FOR GRISMBY TOWN’S NEW STADIUM

The King George V Stadium has been identified as a possible location for Grimsby Town’s new ground.
24/02/2015

CASTLEFORD TIGERS’ NEW STADIUM PLANS APPROVED

Castleford Tigers will get a new 10,000-seater stadium after plans were approved by Wakefield councillors.
21/02/2015

LOCAL BUSINESS LOSES LEGAL CHALLENGE TO TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR STADIUM REDEVELOPMENT

A family firm standing in the way of Tottenham Hostpur’s £400 million redevelopment of White Hart Lane has lost its High Court challenge. 
20/02/2015

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS AND OAKLAND RAIDERS ANNOUNCE LOS ANGELES PLAN

The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders have announced that they are in talks over a proposal to build a new $1.7 billion stadium in Carson, California.
19/02/2015

PROGRESS MADE FOR PROPOSED NFL STADIUM IN LAS VEGAS

Plans for Las Vegas to host an NFL franchise took a significant step forward on Thursday when key figures revealed they had enough votes for a stadium to be built.
13/02/2015

MADRID COURT BLOCK BERNABEU REVAMP

A local court has blocked Real Madrid's plans to remodel their Bernabeu home.
11/02/2015

SWANSEA COUNCIL ENTER TALKS OVER LIBERTY STADIUM PURCHASE

Swansea council have begun negotiations with Swansea City Football Club over the sale of the Liberty Stadium.
10/02/2015

SCARBOROUGH ATHLETIC TO REVEAL NEW STADIUM PLANS

Scarborough Athletic are to unveil plans for a new 2,000-seater stadium on a nearby park-and-ride site.
09/02/2015

ENGLAND REJECT WALES' REQUEST TO KEEP MILLENNIUM STADIUM ROOF SHUT

England have rejected Wales' request to keep the Millennium Stadium roof closed for Friday's Six Nations opener in Cardiff.
06/02/2015

AFC WIMBLEDON BOSS BACKS NEW STADIUM BID

AFC Wimbledon manager Neal Ardley has urged fans of the club to get behind plans for a new 11,000-seater stadium.
03/02/2015

AC MILAN MAKE PROGRESS WITH NEW STADIUM PLANS

Serie A outfit AC Milan have released plans for a new 48,000-seater stadium which will see them move away from the San Siro.
02/02/2015

EBBSFLEET UNITED TO REVAMP STONEBRIDGE ROAD

Ebbsfleet United have revealed plans for a multi-million-pound redevelopment of their Stonebridge Road home.
30/01/2015

REAL MADRID'S BERNABEU STADIUM TO UNDERGO NAME CHANGE

Real Madrid’s iconic Bernabeu Stadium is set to be renamed as the Abu Dhabi Bernabeu.
28/01/2015

NEWPORT GWENT DRAGONS CHAIRMAN WANTS RODNEY PARADE EURO TIE

Newport Gwent Dragons chairman Martyn Hazell has played down the possibility of his side switching to the Millennium Stadium for their European Challenge Cup Quarter-Final with Cardiff Blues.
27/01/2015

ULSTER’S KINGSPAN STADIUM TO HOST PRO12 FINAL

Irish rugby province Ulster have secured a deal to host the 2015 PRO12 Play-Off Final at the Kingspan Stadium on Saturday 30th May.
26/01/2015

SWANSEA CITY CONSIDERING LIBERTY STADIUM PURCHASE

Swansea City are considering buying the Liberty Stadium outright from the local council.
23/01/2015

CAMBRIDGE UNITED AXE NEW STADIUM PLANS

Cambridge United have scrapped their plans for a proposed new ground, and will instead remain at the Abbey Stadium.
22/01/2015

SCUNTHORPE UNITED RELEASE PLANNING PERMISSION DETAILS

Scunthorpe United have released the details of their planning permission application for a new stadium.
21/01/2015

WAIT CONTINUES FOR APPROVAL OF TOTTENHAM'S NEW STADIUM

Tottenham Hotspur's wait to begin work on their new stadium will continue after their High Court hearing was adjourned until February.
20/01/2015

ANFIELD EXPANSION TO AID LIVERPOOL’S TRANSFER PLANS

Liverpool chief executive Ian Ayre believes the club will be able to compete with the likes of Chelsea and Manchester City in the transfer window when work on their new stand is complete.
15/01/2015

WEST HAM TO BEGIN SELLING OLYMPIC STADIUM TICKETS IN APRIL

West Ham United will be offering current season ticket holders at Upton Park the chance to claim their seat at the Olympic Stadium in April.
12/01/2015

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR IMPOSE BAN ON SELFIE STICKS

Tottenham Hostpur have banned the use of selfie sticks at White Hart Lane following numerous complaints from fans.
09/01/2015

CONSTURCTION WORK ON MIAMI DOLPHINS' SUN LIFE STADIUM BEGINS

Redevelopment work on the Miami Dolphins' Sun Life Stadium has begun this week, as the franchise bid to prepare the venue in time for the 2015 season.
07/01/2015

CHELSEA APPROACH BIRD'S NEST ARCHITECTS OVER STAMFORD BRIDGE REVAMP

Chelsea have consulted the company who built Beijing's Bird Nest Olympic Stadium and Bayern Munich's Allianz Arena over their plans for Stamford Bridge.
06/01/2015

ST. LOUIS RAMS PLANNING LOS ANGELES RETURN

American football outfit St. Louis Rams could make their long-awaited return to Los Angeles as early as next year following new plans for a stadium in the city.
05/01/2015

BRENTFORD SIGN DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT FOR NEW STADIUM

Brentford have signed a deal with a contractor over the development of their new 20,000-seater stadium.
30/12/2014

ROMA STADIUM PLANS NEARING DECISION

Serie A outfit Roma have been handed a significant boost to plans for their new stadium, after the local council approved its construction.
23/12/2014

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS COMMIT TO QUALCOMM STADIUM FOR 2015

American Football outfit San Diego Chargers will continue to play at the Qualcomm Stadium in 2015, it has been confirmed.
17/12/2014

MANCHESTER CITY YOUTH TEAM TO PLAY FIRST GAME AT £200M ACADEMY

The Manchester City youth team will play the first ever competitive game for the club at the new £200million training complex on Thursday.
16/12/2014

CASEMENT PARK PLANNING PERMISION DECISION RULED UNLAWFUL

The redevelopment of Casement Park in Belfast has been cast into doubt after a High Court judge ruled the planning permission decision ‘unlawful’.
15/12/2014

DC UNITED CHIEFS AGREE FUNDING DEAL FOR NEW STADIUM

Major League Soccer outfit DC United have agreed a funding plan for their new stadium with the local government.
12/12/2014

ATLANTA BRAVES RELEASE NEW STADIUM PLANS

American baseball outfit Atlanta Braves have released plans for their new suburban stadium which is to be opened in 2017.
11/12/2014

HULL CITY COUNCIL RECEIVED JUST £49k FROM KC STADIUM

Hull City council have earned less than £50,000 from the running of the KC Stadium in the last 12 years, new figures have revealed.
10/12/2014

MANCHESTER CITY UNVEIL STATE-OF-THE-ART TRAINING FACILITY

Manchester City have opened the doors to their £200million training complex that sits adjacent to the Etihad Stadium.
09/12/2014

WATFORD TO RENAME EAST STAND AFTER SIR ELTON JOHN

Watford are to rename their east stand at Vicarage Road after former chairman and president Sir Elton John.
08/12/2014

LIVERPOOL'S ANFIELD EXPANSION TO BEGIN IMMINENTLY

Construction work to extend Anfield will begin in the coming days, Liverpool Football Club have announced.
05/12/2014

COST OF NEW ATLANTA FALCONS STADIUM RISES TO $1.4BN

The cost of NFL outfit Atlanta Falcons' new stadium has risen to $1.4billion.
04/12/2014

QATAR RELEASE PLANS FOR NEW WORLD CUP STADIUM

Qatar authorities have released plans for a new stadium to be used in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
03/12/2014

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE SET FOR DECISION ON STAND FUNDING

Plymouth Argyle are set to learn whether funding for their new stand at Home Park will be granted.
02/12/2014

WATFORD RENAME STAND IN HONOUR OF GRAHAM TAYLOR

Watford have renamed a stand at Vicarage Road after their former manager and chairman Graham Taylor.
01/12/2014

BRENTFORD FACING GROUNDSHARE IF THEY ARE PROMOTED TO PREMIER LEAGUE

Brentford may have to move from Griffin Park and groundshare with another London club if they are promoted to the Premier League.
27/11/2014

WASPS TO INSTALL ARTIFICIAL PITCH AT RICOH ARENA

Wasps have confirmed they will implement a hybrid playing surface at the Ricoh Arena in time for the 2015/16 season.
27/11/2014

PETERBOROUGH UNITED RENAME THEIR LONDON ROAD STADIUM

Peterborough United have renamed their ground as the ABAX Stadium, following a five-year sponsorship deal with the Norwegian-owned company.
26/11/2014

GRIMSBY TOWN'S PLANS FOR NEW STADIUM RECEIVES MIXED REACTION FROM FANS

Plans for a new Grimsby Town stadium have failed to convince a section of the club's fan base.
26/11/2014

ANZ STADIUM SUFFERS SETBACK AS SYDNEY SWANS MOVE TO SCG

The ANZ Stadium in Sydney has received a setback on the eve of announcing its receipt of government funding.
25/11/2014

BOURNEMOUTH PLAN EXPANSION OF GOLDSANDS STADIUM

Bournemouth have announced plans to extend the Goldsands Stadium to an 18,000-seater venue.
24/11/2014

PETERBOROUGH UNITED ANNOUNCE NAMING RIGHTS TO NEW STAND

Peterborough United have confirmed their new stadium end is to be called the Motorpoint Stand.
21/11/2014

SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES ANNOUNCE NEW STADIUM NAME

Major League Soccer outfit San Jose Earthquakes’ new home is to be called the Avaya Stadium.
20/11/2014

STAMFORD AFC SET TO BID FAREWELL TO KETTERING ROAD

Stamford AFC are set to bring down the curtain on 118 years of history on Saturday when they welcome Rushall Olympic for the final game at their Kettering Road base, which has been home to the Daniels since the club’s formation in 1896.
19/11/2014

SYDNEY'S ANZ STADIUM SET FOR $350m REDEVELOPMENT

The ANZ Stadium in Sydney will undergo a $350million redevelopment that includes the addition of a retractable roof.
18/11/2014

CONCERNS RAISED OVER STATE OF WEMBLEY PITCH

Wembley officials have received criticism over the condition of the playing surface during England's Euro 2016 qualifier against Slovenia.
17/11/2014

WASPS PURCHASE THE RICOH ARENA

Rugby Union outfit Wasps have completed the takeover of the Ricoh Arena after acquiring a 100 per cent stake of the venue.
14/11/2014

DUMBARTON REVEAL STADIUM PLANS

Scottish Championship outfit Dumbarton have revealed their plans for a new 4,000-seater stadium.
13/11/2014

CHELSEA MAY HAVE TO WAIT SEVEN YEARS FOR NEW STADIUM

Chelsea are set to remain at Stamford Bridge for at least the next seven years, despite the club considering options for a move.
12/11/2014

BURY TOWN’S NEW STADIUM PLANS DASHED

Non-league outfit Bury Town have been dealt a blow after it was confirmed plans for a new ground would not be going ahead.
11/11/2014

AC MILAN ISSUE PROPOSALS FOR NEW STADIUM

Italian giants AC Milan have presented proposals to land owners over a potential new stadium for the club.
10/11/2014

QATAR ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR TWO NEW WORLD CUP STADIUMS

Qatar have announced the construction of two new stadiums for its hosting of the FIFA World Cup in 2022.
07/11/2014

NEW D.C. UNITED STADIUM COULD BE MOST EXPENSIVE IN MLS HISTORY

Plans to build a new stadium for D.C. United have shown that its construction could be the most expensive in MLS history.
06/11/2014

WALES TO MAKE DEBUT ON NEW MILLENNIUM STADIUM HYBRID PITCH

Wales are set to make their debut on the Millennium Stadium's new hybrid surface when they take on Australia in the Autumn Internationals.
05/11/2014

JAPAN’S 2020 OLYMPIC STADIUM FACING CALLS TO BE SCRAPPED

Plans for the main stadium to be used in the 2020 Olympic Games in Japan are receiving calls to be axed.
03/11/2014

FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER STADIUM SET FOR DECEMBER OPENING

FC United of Manchester are on course to unveil their new Broadhurst Park home this December.
28/10/2014

SOUTH AFRICA'S CAPE TOWN STADIUM IN NEED OF PERMANENT TENANT

The Cape Town Stadium, which was one of South Africa's World Cup venues in 2010, is in need of a permanent tenant.
24/10/2014

OLYMPIC STADIUM TO UNDERGO £50M ROOF RECONSTRUCTION

West Ham United's move to the Olympic Stadium could cost an extra £50million after it was confirmed the venue’s roof needs extending.
21/10/2014

FIFA BEGIN WORLD CUP 2018 STADIUM INSPECTIONS

FIFA have begun the inspection process on Russia's selected venues for the 2018 World Cup.
17/10/2014

CAMBRIDGE UNITED CHAIRMAN BEMOANS STADIUM PLANS

Cambridge United chairman Dave Doggett believes the Abbey Stadium is no longer fit for purpose.
16/10/2014

WORK HALTED AT NORTHAMPTON'S SIXFIELDS STADIUM

Work on the redevelopment of the East Stand at Northampton Town's Sixfields Stadium has been halted after a 'contractual dispute'.
13/10/2014

ENGLAND COULD LEAVE WEMBLEY IN 2018

The FA are considering taking England on the road again from 2018 as talks over a Wembley-based NFL franchise gather pace.
10/10/2014

MILLENNIUM STADIUM UNDERGOES SEWING MACHINE TREATEMENT

The Millennium Stadium has begun stitching artificial turf fibres to its natural grass roots using giant 'sewing machines'.
09/10/2014

WASPS SET FOR DECEMBER MOVE IN TO RICOH ARENA

Wasps have acquired a 50 per cent stake in Arena Coventry Limited and will play their first game at the Ricoh Arena this December.
08/10/2014

KETTERING TOWN TO BID FOR ROCKINGHAM ROAD

Kettering Town's board have confirmed they will be launching a bid to buy back Rockingham Road.
07/10/2014

LONDON WASPS IN £30M BID FOR RICOH ARENA

London Wasps are expected to confirm plans to move to Coventry’s Ricoh Arena.
03/10/2014

TOTTENHAM APPOINT CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER FOR NEW STADIUM

Tottenham Hotspur have named the company that oversaw the construction of their state-of-the-art training facility to take charge of their new stadium plans.
02/10/2014

CHELSEA CONSIDER TWICKENHAM STAY WHILE STAMFORD BRIDGE IS REDEVELOPED

Chelsea have contacted the Rugby Football Union to discuss the possibility of playing at Twickenham in the future.
30/09/2014

WEST HAM VICE-CHAIRMAN RULES OUT STADIUM SHARE WITH SPURS

West Ham United vice-chairman Karren Brady says the club would likely reject any approach from Tottenham over the share of the Olympic Stadium.
24/09/2014

LIVERPOOL EARN PLANNING PERMISSION TO EXTEND ANFIELD

Liverpool have won planning permission from the city council to extend Anfield into a 53,000-seater stadium.
23/09/2014

WEMBLEY STADIUM AWARDED EURO 2020 FINAL

Venues across Europe have been selected to host the 2020 European Championships, with Wembley being awarded the showpiece fixture.
22/09/2014

SACRAMENTO REPUBLIC RELEASE PLANS FOR NEW MLS STADIUM

Sacramento Republic have released plans to build a stadium that could see them become an MLS franchise in the near future.
18/09/2014

LANDOWNER REFUSES TALKS OVER NEW QPR STADIUM

Queens Park Rangers’ plans for a new stadium have been dealt a blow after the landowner for the proposed site refused to negotiate with the club.
17/09/2014

CASEMENT PARK REDEVELOPMENT CAST INTO DOUBT

Plans to extend Belfast's Casement Park have stalled after a dispute over the new capacity.
16/09/2014

EVERTON HOPE TO ANNOUNCE NEW 50,000-CAPACITY STADIUM

Everton are hopeful of announcing plans for a new 50,000-seater stadium in the coming week.
15/09/2014

SAMPDORIA PRESIDENT PLANS TO BUILD ‘BIGGEST STADIUM IN EUROPE’

Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero has stated his intention to build the biggest stadium in Europe to replace the Stadio Ferraris.
12/09/2014

SPURS SET FOR SEASON AWAY FROM WHITE HART LANE

Tottenham Hotspur are facing a season away from White Hart Lane, with their new stadium unlikely to be ready for the 2017/18 campaign.
11/09/2014

CARLISLE UNITED CHANGE STADIUM PLANS

Carlisle United have signed a lock-out agreement with an unnamed developer, giving them the exclusive right to find the Cumbrians a new stadium.
10/09/2014

FRESH PLANS FOR PETERBOROUGH UNITED'S LONDON ROAD END

Peterborough United are hoping to rebuild the London Road End of their stadium.
09/09/2014

NENE PARK SET TO BE DEMOLISHED

Nene Park is set to be demolished and make way for a new leisure park in Irthlingborough. 
05/09/2014

QUEENS PARK RANGERS BEGIN TALKS OVER NEW STADIUM

Queens Park Rangers have opened a consultation over plans for their new 40,000-seater stadium.
04/09/2014

LEICESTER COMMUNITY ARENA PLAN UNVEILED

Proposals for a new 2,000-seater community arena in Leicester have been unveiled.
02/09/2014

COVENTRY CITY SELL OUT TICKETS FOR RICOH ARENA RETURN

Coventry City have sold all 15,000 general sale tickets for their first match back at the Ricoh Arena.
01/09/2014

YORK COUNCIL APPOINT PREFERRED BIDDER FOR NEW STADIUM

City of York Council has appointed a consortium led by Greenwich Leisure Ltd as the preferred bidder to deliver York's stadium and leisure complex.
27/08/2014

LIBERAL DEMOCRATS MAKE SAFE STANDING PLEDGE

The Liberal Democrats want to write into law the ability for Premier League and Championship clubs to introduce safe standing at football grounds.
22/08/2014

COVENTRY CITY TO RETURN TO THE RICOH ARENA

Coventry City will return to the Ricoh Arena after agreeing a two-year deal.
21/08/2014

GILLINGHAM PLAN TO DOUBLE CAPACITY AT NEW STADIUM

Latest plans reveal that Gillingham’s proposed move would see them build a new stadium more than double the capacity of their current Priestfield home.
20/08/2014

INDIA DONATES $1 MILLION FOR NEW AFGHANISTAN CRICKET STADIUM

The Indian government has donated a $1 million grant to Afghanistan for the construction of a new cricket stadium.
19/08/2014

WORK BEGINS ON NEW SACRAMENTO KINGS ARENA

Construction work has begun on a new downtown arena for the Sacramento Kings basketball team.
14/08/2014

ABERDEEN NEW STADIUM READY FOR 2017

Aberdeen chairman Stewart Milne wants the club to move into a new stadium for the 2017/18 season.
12/08/2014

FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER STADIUM MOVE DELAYED

FC United of Manchester’s move into Broadhurst Park has been put back by a month due to construction delays.
11/08/2014

DESIGNERS WANTED TO SUBMIT IDEAS FOR NEW BRISTOL ARENA

An international competition has been launched to design a new arena in Bristol.
08/08/2014

BOURNEMOUTH CONSIDER DEAN COURT STADIUM EXPANSION

Bournemouth have shelved plans to move away from Dean Court in favour of trying to increase their current capacity, chairman Jeff Mostyn has revealed.
05/08/2014

STEAUA BUCHAREST ONE OF FOUR CLUBS HIT WITH PARTIAL STADIUM CLOSURES

Steaua Bucharest are one of four clubs who have been hit with partial stadium closures by UEFA.
05/08/2014

SAN JOSE VICTORIOUS IN FIRST GAME AT LEVI’S STADIUM

San Jose Earthquakes beat Seattle Sounders 1-0 in the first game to be held at the new Levi’s Stadium.
04/08/2014

REAL MADRID’S NEW STADIUM PLANS BROUGHT TO A HALT

Real Madrid’s plans to renovate the Santiago Bernabeu have been brought to a halt due to a European Commission investigation into alleged “illegal public help”.
01/08/2014

PLANS FOR NEW CORNWALL STADIUM ANNOUNCED

Proposals for a new stadium in Cornwall have been announced, although a planning application is yet to be submitted.
01/08/2014

SCUNTHORPE UNITED CHAIRMAN REVEALS POSSIBLE NEW STADIUM NAME

Scunthorpe United chairman Peter Swann has revealed that the leading name for their new stadium is The Iron Arena.
30/07/2014

YORK’S NEW COMMUNITY STADIUM STILL ON TRACK FOR JULY 2016

York’s new community stadium project is still set to be completed in 2016 despite concerns over the timescale of the building.
29/07/2014

QUEENS PARK RANGERS CHAIRMAN REMAINS OPTIMISTIC OVER NEW STADIUM

Queens Park Rangers chairman Tony Fernandes is confident the club will move into a new 40,000-seater stadium in Old Oak Common by 2018.
24/07/2014

BAMBER BRIDGE CHRISTEN SIR TOM FINNEY STADIUM

Non-league club Bamber Bridge have christened the renaming of their stadium with a pre-season friendly against Preston North End.
23/07/2014

WORK ON MILLENNIUM STADIUM HYBRID PITCH BEGINS

Renovation work on Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium has begun, installing a new hybrid pitch.
22/07/2014

NUNEATON TO RENAME GROUND THE JAMES PARNELL STADIUM

Nuneaton Town have renamed their stadium the James Parnell Stadium for the 2014/15 season after a well-subscribed golden ticket draw to win the naming rights for the Liberty Way venue.
18/07/2014

PERTH’S NEW STADIUM DESIGN UNVEILED

The design details of Perth’s new 60,000-capacity stadium have been revealed.
17/07/2014

BASINGSTOKE TO PLAY AT SOCCER AM STADIUM

Conference South outfit Basingstoke Town have joined forces with Sky Sports football show Soccer AM, in a deal that will see their ground renamed the Soccer AM Stadium.
16/07/2014

OXFORD UNITED CHIEF EXECUTIVE WANTS STADIUM OWNERSHIP

Mark Ashton, chief executive of Oxford United, says it is essential that the club plays in their own stadium.
16/07/2014

NORTHAMPTON TOWN'S EAST STAND REFURBISHMENT DELAYED

The development of Northampton Town's East Stand at their Sixfields Stadium home will not be completed in time for the start of The Football League season on Saturday 9th August.
15/07/2014

TOTTENHAM’S NEW 58,000-SEATER STADIUM APPROVED

Tottenham Hostpur’s building of a new 58,000-seater stadium is set to commence following government approval. 
13/07/2014

TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC STADIUM DESIGN ALTERED

The design for the new Olympic Stadium being built for the Tokyo 2020 Games has been changed due to cuts.
11/07/2014

CRICKET CANADA TO BUILD NEW ENCLOSED STADIUM

Cricket Canada has revealed plans for a 35,000-seater state-of-the-art stadium in Toronto, which will have a permanent roof.
10/07/2014

NEW KINGS ARENA TO BE AMONG SMALLEST IN NBA

The Sacramento Kings’ new arena will be among the smallest within the National Basketball Association. 
06/07/2014

PERTH GLORY ANNOUNCE NIB STADIUM DEAL

Australian A-League side Perth Glory have signed a Licence Agreement with VenuesWest to play their 2014/15 home matches at nib Stadium.
03/07/2014

BATH STADIUM EXPANSION DECISION DELAYED

Bath Rugby’s plans to temporarily increase the capacity of the Recreation Ground have been put on hold.
03/07/2014

OLDHAM ATHLETIC’S BOUNDARY PARK IN NAME CHANGE

Oldham Athletic’s Boundary Park is to be re-named the SportsDirect.com Park.
03/07/2014

SAN FRANCISCO 49ers SELL OUT NEW STADIUM

The San Francisco 49ers have announced that they have sold out of season tickets for its inaugural season at the new Levi’s Stadium.
02/07/2014

LEYTON ORIENT OLYMPIC STADIUM DISPUTE SETTLED

Leyton Orient and the Premier League have reached a settlement regarding the future use of London’s Olympic Stadium.
01/07/2014

CORNISH PIRATES EYE NEW STADIUM IN 2016

Cornish Pirates’ new chairman hopes the rugby club will be competing in a new stadium by 2016. 
01/07/2014

SOUTHAMPTON STARTS WORK ON LED FLOODLIGHTS

Southampton are installing LED floodlights at its St Mary’s home, making it the first LED-lit stadium in Europe.
27/06/2014

CONTRACTOR FOR ASHTON GATE STADIUM REVAMP APPOINTED

Barr Construction has been announced as the main contractor for the revamp of Ashton Gate Stadium in Bristol.
25/06/2014

NEW COPENHAGEN ARENA SECURES NAMING RIGHTS

An arena development in Copenhagen has secured a long-term naming-rights deal with beer makers Royal Unibrew.
24/06/2014

SINGAPORE NATIONAL STADIUM HOSTS FIRST SPORTING EVENT

The new National Stadium in Singapore hosted its first major sporting event over the weekend.
23/06/2014

SACRAMENTO'S BONNEY FIELD OPENS

Sacramento Republic began life in their new Bonney Field home with a 4-3 win over the Colorado Rapids Reserves.
21/06/2014

MIAMI SUN LIFE STADIUM SET FOR REVAMP

The Sun Life Stadium in Miami is set to be given a revamp after redevelopment plans were given the green light. 
19/06/2014

AFC WIMBLEDON HOPE FOR 2017 PLOUGH LANE MOVE

AFC Wimbledon hope to build a new stadium at Plough Lane in time for the 2017/18 season.
18/06/2014

LEE VALLEY HOCKEY AND TENNIS CENTRE OPENS

The Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre has opened at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford.
17/06/2014

MANAUS STADIUM IN RACE FOR ENGLAND-ITALY GAME

The Arena Amazonia is in a race against time to be ready for its opening World Cup fixture, England versus Italy.
13/06/2014

RAPID VIENNA UNVEIL NEW STADIUM DESIGN

Austrian football club Rapid Vienna have revealed designs for their new stadium in the capital.
12/06/2014

DAVID BECKHAM’S SECOND MIAMI STADIUM SITE REJECTED

David Beckham’s plans to build a stadium for his new Miami franchise have once again been rejected.
11/06/2014

SWANSEA CITY’S LIBERTY STADIUM EXPANSION SET FOR JANUARY 2015

Plans to increase Premier League side Swansea City’s Liberty Stadium could begin in January 2015.
09/06/2014

AFC WIMBLEDON GET PLOUGH LANE BOOST

AFC Wimbledon have received a boost in their bid to return to Plough Lane.
06/06/2014

GLOUCESTER CITY SUMIT STADIUM PLANS

Conference North club Gloucester City have submitted their plans for a new stadium.
06/06/2014

FLEETWOOD TOWN TRAINING COMPLEX PLANS APPROVED

Fleetwood Town's plans for a new £6m training complex have been approved.
05/06/2014

LIVERPOOL SUBMIT ANFIELD EXPANSION PLANS TO CITY COUNCIL

Liverpool have submitted their redevelopment plans for Anfield to the city council. 
04/06/2014

UNFINISHED WORLD CUP STADIUM HOLDS FINAL TEST EVENT

The unfinished stadium due to host the opening match at the 2014 FIFA World Cup has held its final test event with no major problems.
02/06/2014

JAPAN'S NEW OLYMPIC STADIUM APPROVED

Japanese sports chiefs have approved the construction of a new 160 billion yen Olympic stadium for the 2020 Games.
29/05/2014

BT IN £20 MILLION DEAL WITH MURRAYFIELD STADIUM

The home of Scottish rugby union is to be renamed the BT Murrayfield Stadium in a £20 million deal.
28/05/2014

SAO PAULO STADIUM REMAINS A DOUBT FOR WORLD CUP

Fears that the Sao Paulo Stadium will be ready in time for next month’s FIFA World Cup continue to grow.
22/05/2014

DAVID BECKHAM TEAM TO PRESENT ALTERNATIVE STADIUM PLANS

David Beckham’s team will today present fresh plans for a new stadium in downtown Miami, after suffering a setback earlier this week.
22/05/2014

SACRAMENTO KINGS TO BUILD NEW NBA ARENA

National Basketball Association franchise Sacramento Kings are to build a new arena after agreeing a financial plan with the city council.
21/05/2014

BRISTOL ROVERS' NEW STADIUM HIT WITH FURTHER DELAYS

Bristol Rovers' hopes of building a new stadium have beeen hit by further delays.
15/05/2014

2015 ASHES TEST SERIES TO BEGIN IN CARDIFF

Cardiff will host the first test of the 2015 Ashes series between England and Australia. 
12/05/2014

NEW STADIUM KEY TO KEEP BILLS IN BUFFALO

A new stadium could be the key to keeping National Football League franchise Buffalo Bills in western New York.
10/05/2014

BRAZIL WORLD CUP STADIUM WORKER KILLED

A construction worker has been killed while building one of Brazil’s World Cup stadiums, taking the death toll to eight.
09/05/2014

SPARTAK STADIUM IN MOSCOW DUE TO OPEN IN JULY

The new Spartak Stadium in the Russian capital of Moscow is due to open on 24th July 2014.
08/05/2014

DAVID BECKHAM - MIAMI OFFICIALS PROPOSE NEW SITE FOR STADIUM

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez has proposed a new downtown waterfront site for the new MLS franchise in Miami. 
06/05/2014

WATFORD TO NAME STAND IN GRAHAM TAYLOR'S HONOUR

Watford are to rename a stand at Vicarage Road in honour of their former manager and chairman Graham Taylor.
01/05/2014

EVERTON IDENTIFY SITE FOR NEW STADIUM

Everton have identified a site for their new 50,000-seater stadium as they plan a move away from Goodison Park.
30/04/2014

WEMBLEY STADIUM OR ALLIANZ ARENA TO HOST EURO 2020 FINAL

UEFA have announced that either London's Wembley Stadium or Munich's Allianz Arena will host the final and semi-finals of Euro 2020.
28/04/2014

LIVERPOOL UNVEIL ANFIELD EXPANSION PLANS

Liverpool have unveiled plans to increase Anfield's capacity by just over 13,000 within the next couple of years.
24/04/2014

FIFA SECRETARY GENERAL VISITS BRAZIL'S WORLD CUP STADIA

FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke says there is 'not a minute to waste' in preparing the stadium that will stage the first game of the 2014 World Cup.
23/04/2014

NEW YORK CITY CONFIRM YANKEE STADIUM AS HOME GROUND

New York City have confirmed that they will play their first Major League Soccer season at the Yankee Stadium.
22/04/2014

AZERBAIJAN NATIONAL GYMNASTICS ARENA OFFICIALLY OPENED

The new National Gymnastics Arena in Baku, Azerbaijan, has been officially opened.
18/04/2014

ROTHERHAM TITANS AND BARNSLEY AGREE GROUNDSHARE

Rotherham Titans and Barnsley have agreed a groundshare deal at Oakwell.
16/04/2014

EVERTON NEW STADIUM ANNOUNCEMENT 'WITHIN MONTHS'

Fresh details about plans for Everton's new stadium could be unveiled within months.
14/04/2014

OPENING MATCHES ANNOUNCED FOR SAN FRANCISCO'S NEW LEVI'S STADIUM

San Francisco 49ers' new Levi's Stadium will be opened with an exhibition game against the Denver Broncos. 
10/04/2014

LONDON WELSH SIGN THREE-YEAR KASSAM STADIUM DEAL

Rugby union side London Welsh have signed a three-year lease extension to remain at Oxford United's Kassam Stadium.
07/04/2014

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR AIM FOR NEW STADIUM BY 2017

Tottenham Hotspur are aiming to have a new 58,000-seater stadium ready by the start of the 2017/18 campaign.
02/04/2014

CARDIFF TO GET NEW £16 MILLION OLYMPIC STANDARD ICE RINK

Cardiff is set to have a new £16 million Olympic standard ice rink by 2015. 
01/04/2014

AEK’S €65 MILLION NEW STADIUM RECEIVES MINISTERIAL BACKING

AEK’s plans to build a new €65 million stadium are one step closer to receiving approval.
31/03/2014

BRISTOL ROVERS' MEMORIAL STADIUM SALE APPEAL DENIED

Campaign group TRASHorfield have been refused permission to appeal the Judicial Review surrounding the sale of Bristol Rovers’ Memorial Stadium.
27/03/2014

AS ROMA TO BUILD NEW 52,000-SEATER STADIUM IN ROME

Italian football club AS Roma has announced plans to build a new 52,000-seater stadium over the next few years.
26/03/2014

BRISTOL ROVERS’ MEMORIAL STADIUM SALE SUFFERS DELAY

Bristol Rovers’ hopes of moving from the Memorial Stadium into a new home have suffered another delay. 
26/03/2014

DAVID BECKHAM'S MIAMI STADIUM DESIGN UNVEILED

David Beckham has revealed design plans for his new Major League Soccer franchise's stadium in Miami.
25/03/2014

BAYERN MUNICH HIT WITH PARTIAL STADIUM BAN FOR MANCHESTER UNITED MATCH

Reigning champions Bayern Munich have been hit with a partial stadium ban for their Champions League quarter-final home tie with Manchester United, after fans displayed a homphobic banner against Arsenal.
24/03/2014

BRISTOL ROVERS' STOKE GIFFORD STADIUM RECEIVES BOOST

Bristol Rovers’ move away from the Memorial Stadium into a new £40 million ground is back on track after the dismissal of a legal challenge.
21/03/2014

DERBYSHIRE CCC STRIKE HISTORIC COUNTY GROUND RENAMING DEAL

Derbyshire County Cricket Club have a agreed a six-figure deal to rename their home ground.
20/03/2014

AC MILAN IDENTIFY POTENTIAL NEW STADIUM SITE

AC Milan are looking to begin the construction of a 60,000-seater stadium in 2015 as they target a move away from the San Siro. 
18/03/2014

BRENTFORD’S LIONEL ROAD STADIUM GETS FINAL APPROVAL

Brentford’s new Lionel Road stadium has been given the final nod of approval after Eric Pickles gave the plans the green light.
14/03/2014

NORTHAMPTON TOWN - SIXFIELDS STADIUM WORK TO BEGIN

Redevelopment work on Northampton Town’s Sixfields Stadium will begin on Friday with a groundbreaking ceremony.
13/03/2014

GLASGOW’S HAMPDEN PARK TURNED INTO ATHLETICS VENUE

Glasgow’s Hampden Park is to be unveiled as an athletics arena after months of renovations ahead of the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
12/03/2014

COVENTRY CITY DEDICATED TO NEW STADIUM

Coventry City have used their club website to confirm that they are in discussions with The Football League with regards to a new stadium.
10/03/2014

DAVID BECKHAM PORTMIAMI STADIUM OPPOSED BY ROYAL CARIBBEAN

Royal Caribbean Cruises has announced it is in opposition to David Beckham's plans of building a soccer stadium in PortMiami. 
07/03/2014

GLOUCESTER CITY AND CHELTENHAM TOWN GROUNDSHARE CONTINUED

Non-league football club Gloucester City have agreed a deal with Cheltenham Town to remain at Whaddon Road next season.
06/03/2014

PRIME MINISTER TO RECEIVE BRISTOL ROVERS STADIUM PETITION

A petition calling for a new Bristol Rovers Stadium will be handed in to 10 Downing Street later today.
05/03/2014

WEMBLEY STADIUM LIKELY TO HOST FROCH V GROVES II

The boxing rematch between Carl Froch and George Groves is set to be held at Wembley Stadium on 31st May.
04/03/2014

GIBRALTAR FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION UNVEIL NEW STADIUM DESIGN

The Gibraltar FA has unveiled the design for a brand new national stadium which will meet UEFA standards.
03/03/2014

SOLDIER FIELD: CHICAGO GEARS UP FOR STADIUM SERIES

The 2014 Stadium Series concludes this weekend with a trip to Chicago’s Soldier Field on Saturday March 1.
28/02/2014

WEMBLEY STADIUM ANNOUNCE DEAL WITH EE

Wembley Stadium has announced a six-year agreement with communications network EverythingEverywhere (EE).
26/02/2014

MINNESOTA VIKINGS STADIUM DEMOLISHED

Minnesota Vikings' stadium has been demolished.
25/02/2014

CARLISLE UNITED HOPEFUL OF NEW STADIUM

Directors of Carlisle United have revealed they are still hopeful of moving into a new stadium.
23/02/2014

DENNIS BERGKAMP STATUE UNVEILED AT THE EMIRATES STADIUM

A statue of Dennis Bergkamp has been unveiled at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium.
22/02/2014

COVENTRY STADIUM SOLD

Brandon Stadium - a speedway and greyhound racing venue in Coventry - has been sold.
21/02/2014

LONDON WELSH'S WITNEY STADIUM PLANS GIVEN YES VOTE

Councillors have unanimously approved plans which could pave the way for London Welsh to move from the Kassam Stadium, to Witney.
19/02/2014

BRENTFORD'S LIONEL ROAD STADIUM CLOSER TO REALITY

Brentford's fans are celebrating today after the Greater London Assembly approved their new stadium proposals.
18/02/2014

MANCHESTER CITY'S ETIHAD STADIUM EXPANSION APPROVED

Manchester City have been granted planning permission to expand their Etihad Stadium capacity by almost 15,000 seats.
13/02/2014

BRISTOL CITY INTRODUCE SAFE STANDING

Bristol City have become the first UK football club to install safe standing rail seats at their stadium.
12/02/2014

WEST HAM UNITED SELL UPTON PARK

West Ham United have agreed a deal to sell Upton Park once they have moved into the Olympic Stadium.
10/02/2014

MANCHESTER CITY'S ETIHAD STADIUM EXPANSION TO BE APPROVED

Manchester City's plans to expand the capacity of the Etihad Stadium are set to be approved.
07/02/2014

MIAMI STADIUM REMAINS DAVID BECKHAM'S MAIN CONCERN

Former England football captain, David Beckham, this week announced plans to establish a Major League Soccer franchise in Miami, but a new stadium remains an issue.
05/02/2014

RICOH ARENA TO HOST CHARITY EVENT

The Ricoh Arena, in Coventry, will host a charity football match on Sunday 4th May, raising funds for UK military charity Help for Heroes.
04/02/2014

ATHLETICO MADRID FANS DESIRE LUIS ARAGONES STADIUM

Athletico Madrid supporters have reportedly called for the club's new stadium to be named in honour of Luis Aragones, a club legend who passed away at the weekend.
03/02/2014

REAL MADRID PRESIDENT FLORENTINO PEREZ ANNOUNCES SANTIAGO BERNABEU REVAMP

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has expressed his desire to make the Santiago Bernabeu "the best stadium in the world."
31/01/2014

LIVERPOOL'S ANFIELD PLANS RECEIVE BOOST

Premier League giants Liverpool are hoping to submit a planning application before the end of the season which would see Anfield be redeveloped.
30/01/2014

BRENTFORD’S LIONEL ROAD PROJECT DELAYED

Brentford have confirmed that a decision over their new stadium at Lionel Road has been delayed.
29/01/2014

LONDON WELSH TO LEAVE KASSAM STADIUM

London Welsh have announced plans to leave the Kassam Stadium.
28/01/2014

HAYES AND YEADING BUILDING WORK SET TO RESUME

Hayes and Yeading have received a boost with chairman Tony O'Driscoll being allowed to find new builders to work on their new stadium at Beaconsfield Road.
27/01/2014

INDIAN WELLS SET TO UNVEIL NEW TENNIS STADIUM

Californian tennis venue, Indian Wells, is to unveil it's brand new Stadium 2 on 1st March.
23/01/2014

NEW MINNESOTA VIKINGS STADIUM BACK ON TRACK

The Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday night dismissed a last-minute legal challenge against the $1 billion new Vikings stadium, allowing public financing of the project to resume.
22/01/2014

BARCELONA TO STAY AT THE NOU CAMP

Barcelona look set to push ahead with modernising their existing Nou Camp home, after their board of directors rejected the option of building a new stadium.
21/01/2014

BULGARIA TAKE STEP TOWARDS NEW NATIONAL FOOTBALL STADIUM IN SOFIA

A new football stadium is set to be built in Bulgaria’s capital city, Sofia, after the Bulgarian Football Union reached an agreement with German company IFS.
16/01/2014

NO FURTHER PUBLIC MONEY TO BE SPENT ON OLYMPIC STADIUM TRANSFORMATION

No more public money will be spent on transforming the Olympic Stadium into a football ground, according to London Mayor Boris Johnson.
15/01/2014

DODGER STADIUM GEARS UP FOR NHL 2014 STADIUM SERIES

The Dodgers Stadium, home to Major League Baseball franchise the Los Angeles Dodgers, is preparing for the National Hockey League’s 2014 Stadium Series visit.
14/01/2014

BALFOUR BEATTY AWARDED OLYMPIC STADIUM CONTRACT

Balfour Beatty has won the £154 million contract to transform London's Olympic Stadium into West Ham United's new home and multi-purpose venue.
08/01/2014

TERRACING NOT DISCOUNTED AT SCUNTHORPE'S NEW STADIUM

Scunthorpe United could include standing areas in their new stadium.
07/01/2014

POMPEY CASH INJECTION TO IMPROVE FRATTON PARK

Portsmouth have received a cash injection of £500,000, which is likely to be spent on improvements at their iconic Fratton Park home.
06/01/2014

OXFORD COUNCIL TO GIVE ADVICE ON RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

Advice on potential residential development on land around Oxford United's Kassam Stadium is being sought from Oxford City Council.
06/01/2014

2013 STADIA ROUND-UP

With 2013 complete, stadiadirectory.com rounds-up the ongoings during the past 12 months for sports venues around the world. 
03/01/2014

NORTHERN IRELAND RECEIVE DOUBLE STADIA BOOST

Two Belfast stadia - Windsor Park and Casement Park - are set to undergo major redevelopment work after being given the green light. 
27/12/2013

NAPOLI EDGE CLOSER TO NEW STADIUM

Italian Serie A club Napoli have taken a step closer to moving away from their Stadio San Paolo home, with the local government set to approve a relocation.
23/12/2013

COVENTRY CITY RELEASE NEW STADIUM IMAGES

Artists’ impressions of a new stadium for Coventry City have been published, although the proposed location of the venue is being kept secret.
20/12/2013

DAVID BECKHAM’S MLS FRANCHISE GETS STADIUM SUPPORT

David Beckham’s plans to create a new Major League Soccer franchise have taken one step closer to realisation.
19/12/2013

SCUNTHORPE OUTLINE NEW STADIUM DETAILS

Scunthorpe United chairman, Peter Swann, hopes the League 2 club can move into a new stadium by the start of the 2014/15 season.
17/12/2013

LONDON BRONCOS AGREE GROUNDSHARE WITH BARNET

Super League team London Broncos will play their home matches in 2014 and 2015 at The Hive, home of Barnet Football Club.
16/12/2013

QPR UNVEIL PLANS TO LEAVE LOFTUS ROAD

Queens Park Rangers have announced plans to leave Loftus Road in favour of a new 40,000-seater stadium.
13/12/2013

CONNACHT TO INCREASE CAPACITY

Irish rugby union team Connacht will increase their capacity of their Sportsground stadium ahead of Saturday’s visit of Toulouse in the Heineken Cup.
11/12/2013

BARCELONA COULD DEPART NOU CAMP

Spanish giants Barcelona are looking at a potential move away from the Nou Camp.
10/12/2013

BRENTFORD'S LIONEL ROAD PROJECT APPROVED

Brentford have taken a major step towards moving into a new 20,000-seater stadium after their Lionel Road project was given the green light by Hounslow Council on Thursday night.
06/12/2013

FOOTBALL FANS LAMENT POSH’S MOY’S END DEMOLITION

Football fans have taken to Twitter to mourn the demolition of the Moy’s End Terrace at Peterborough United’s London Road ground.
05/12/2013

MCC REVEAL LORD’S REDEVELOPMENT

The first ball in the modernisation process of Lord’s cricket ground will be bowled with a £21 million replacement of the Warner Stand. 
04/12/2013

WORKERS RETURN TO SAO PAULO STADIUM

Work on Brazil’s Sao Paulo stadium resumed yesterday, five days after an accident that caused the death of two workers.
03/12/2013

MANCHESTER CITY SUBMIT PLANS FOR STADIUM EXPANSION

Manchester City have submitted a planning application to Manchester City Council which would see their capacity grow to 62,170 - the second highest in the Premier League.
02/12/2013

GRIMSBY TOWN FANS LAUNCH SUPPORT FOR NEW STADIUM

A group of Grimsby Town fans have joined forces to launch an online petition in support of the club's potential new stadium.
29/11/2013

TWO KILLED IN BRAZIL STADIUM ACCIDENT

Two people have been killed in an accident at Sao Paulo's stadium, which is set to host the Brazil's 2014 World Cup opening ceremony.
28/11/2013

COBBLERS GET STADIUM GREEN LIGHT

 
27/11/2013

FRESH HOPE FOR NEW ABERDEEN STADIUM

Fresh negotiations have begun between Aberdeen and the city council, ending the deadlock over the club’s proposed move to a new stadium.
26/11/2013

BRENTFORD ISSUE RALLYING CALL FOR STADIUM SUPPORT

Brentford have urged fans to contact Hounslow Council in a bid to step up support for their new stadium. 
25/11/2013

DON VALLEY DEMOLITION TO GET UNDER WAY

Demolition work at Sheffield’s Don Valley Stadium is set to begin.
21/11/2013

OLYMPIC STADIUM TRANSFORMATION GATHERS PACE

The transformation of London’s Olympic Stadium into West Ham United’s Premier League home is gathering pace.
20/11/2013

INTER MILAN COULD LEAVE SAN SIRO

Inter Milan President Erick Thohir has plans to build a new stadium for the club.
18/11/2013

BATH RELEASE NEW REC IMAGES

Bath Rugby have released images showing how their new stadium at The Rec will look.
15/11/2013

CAMBRIDGE UNITED SET TO STAY

Six months after planning application for a new community stadium was rejected, Cambridge United have announced they could be staying put at the R Costings Abbey.
14/11/2013

DERBY RENAME PRIDE PARK

 
13/11/2013

BURY COMPLETE GROUND-BREAKING DEAL

Bury have announced the largest commercial deal in the club's history, including the renaming of their Gigg Lane stadium.
12/11/2013

ATLANTA BRAVES TO LEAVE TURNER FIELD

Major League Baseball franchise Atlanta Braves will move into a new 42,000-seat state-of-the-art ballpark for the start of the 2017 MLB season.
11/11/2013

THE MICROSOFT SANTIAGO BERNABEU?

Microsoft has confirmed it is in negotiations with Real Madrid regarding naming rights for their ground, the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu. 
08/11/2013

SAINTS SUBMIT STADIUM PLANS

Northampton Saints have submitted plans for a £5.5m redevelopment of Franklin's Gardens to Northampton Borough Council.
05/11/2013

CLEGG CONGRATULATES CAMPAIGNERS

Campaigners who have been attempting to save Sheffield's Don Valley Stadium have been met and congratulated by deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg.
04/11/2013

AL AHLY FAIL IN STADIUM MOVE

Al Ahly's attempt to have the CAF Champions League Final played at the Cairo International Stadium has failed.
04/11/2013

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE CHANGE FOR CELTIC?

Celtic are looking at playing some home Champions League games away from Celtic Park next season.
02/11/2013

WEYMOUTH SUFFER STADIUM SETBACK

Weymouth Football Club’s relocation plans have suffered a blow after proposals to build up to 170 homes on the site of their existing stadium were rejected by a council.
28/10/2013

WORK TO START ON FC UNITED'S STADIUM

Building work is due to start on FC United's new stadium, with a completion date set for August.
23/10/2013

ALTY EXTEND STADIUM LEASE

Skrill North club Altrincham have extended the lease at their Moss Lane home until 2047.
22/10/2013

RAVENHILL COULD HOST BOXING

Ulster Rugby's Ravenhill Stadium could host a world title boxing fight.
21/10/2013

ARCHITECT AGAINST SIZE OF STADIUM

A Japanese architect is battling to reduce the size of the main venue approved for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
18/10/2013

CONCORD TO IMPROVE STADIUM

Skrill South outfit Concord Rangers are making a number of ground improvements to the Aspect Arena to bring it in line with the FA's ground grading criteria for Conference clubs.
17/10/2013

WORLD CUP STADIUM DAMAGED

One of Brazil's World Cup stadiums, in Fortaleza, has been damaged after supporters clashed.
15/10/2013

PARIS MAYOR IN SUPPORT OF PSG EXPANSION

Paris Mayor Bertrand Delanoe has approved a capacity increase of Paris Saint-Germain's Parc des Princes stadium.
14/10/2013

CHIEFS BREAK WORLD RECORD

Kansas City Chiefs' fans became the second NFL team to set a new loudest stadium in sport history record in a month.
14/10/2013

MAN CITY UNVEIL EXPANSION PLANS

A planned redevelopment of the Etihad Stadium has been unveiled by Manchester City.
11/10/2013

WORK ON STAMFORD'S NEW STADIUM CAN BEGIN

Work on Stamford AFC's new sports complex can begin after councillors chose to change an access requirement.
10/10/2013

NORTHAMPTON STADIUM PLANS SET FOR SUBMISSION

Northampton Town are set to submit a planning application for the development of the East Stand at Sixfields Stadium.
10/10/2013

KASSAM FAIL IN COMMUNITY ASSET APPEAL

The Kassam Stadium will be listed as a community asset after the venue's owner's appeal was turned down.
10/10/2013

WEMBLEY TO HOST THREE MORE NFL GAMES

London's Wembley Stadium will host three NFL games in 2014, further fuelling the city's desire to create its own franchise. 
09/10/2013

2015 HEINEKEN CUP FINAL AT SAN SIRO

Milan’s San Siro has been announced by the European Rugby Cup board as host of the 2015 Heineken Cup final.
08/10/2013

REDSKINS COULD GET STADIUM UPGRADE FUNDS

The Washington Redskins could receive $27million in league funds for a redevelopment of FedEx Field.
07/10/2013

NAPOLI TO STAY AT SAN PAOLO

Napoli will remain at the Stadio San Paolo after a deal to renovate the venue was agreed with the local council.
04/10/2013

JUDGE STOPS WORLD CUP CONSTRUCTION

Construction on Arena da Baixada in Curithiba has been suspended by a Brazilian judge after fears about workers' safety was voiced.
03/10/2013

CLEGG URGES DON VALLEY DEMOLITION DELAY

Nick Clegg has said the demolition of the Don Valley Stadium should be put back.
02/10/2013

COUNCIL DEMAND ALTERATIONS AT THE HIVE

Harrow Council have ordered Barnet to demolish a stand and the floodlights at The Hive, but the club have confirmed they will challenge the demand.
01/10/2013

CAMPAIGNERS LOSE BATTLE TO SAVE DON VALLEY STADIUM

Action group Save Don Valley Stadium have lost their fight to take control of the Sheffield athletics venue.
01/10/2013

CAGLIARI STILL LOOKING FOR STADIUM

Italian Serie A team Cagliari are still without a permanent home ground, over a year since they decided to move.
30/09/2013

WEMBLEY WANTS FUTURE SUPERBOWL

With the NFL coming to Wembley Stadium this weekend, a stadium official has spoken of his desire to bring the Super Bowl to London in the future.
27/09/2013

WORLD'S LARGEST STADIUM DUE FOR UPGRADE

North Korean President Kim Jong-un has ordered a remodel of the May Day Stadium, which is the largest capacity sporting arena in the world.
26/09/2013

FIRE AT CLIFTONHILL STADIUM

Albion Rovers have confirmed that a fire broke out at their Cliftonhill Stadium in the early hours of Wednesday 25th September.
25/09/2013

CLOCKING TICKING FOR FRIENDS OF DON VALLEY

Campaign group the Friends of Don Valley are appealing to Sheffield Council for more time to save the Don Valley Stadium.
24/09/2013

VOTERS TURNDOWN NEW ZURICH FOOTBALL STADIUM

Zurich will remain without a purpose-built football stadium after plans were rejected by voters on Sunday.
23/09/2013

AFC WIMBLEDON SUBMIT PLOUGH LANE PROPOSAL

AFC Wimbledon could return to Plough Lane after the Sky Bet League 2 club submitted a proposal to redevelop the Wimbledon Greyhound Stadium.
21/09/2013

ORIENT LOSE IN HIGH COURT

Leyton Orient have suffered another knock back in their bid for a share of London's Olympic Stadium.
20/09/2013

REAL MADRID SET TO RELEASE PLANS

Spanish giants Real Madrid will release plans for the redevelopment of the Santiago Bernabeu in the coming weeks, the club's president Florentino Perez has said.
19/09/2013

SALFORD STADIUM RENAMED

The home of Salford Red Devils and Sale Sharks is to be renamed The AJ Bell Stadium after a naming rights deal was agreed.
18/09/2013

12TH MAN BREAKS WORLD RECORD

Seattle Seahawks fans broke a Guinness World Record for the loudest stadium in sports history during Sunday's 29-3 win over NFC West rivals San Francisco 49ers.
17/09/2013

JAPAN'S STADIUM PLANS ANNOUNCED

Japan’s new national stadium will host the athletics as well as the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2020 Olympic Games.
16/09/2013

CRIMSON TIDE ANNOUNCE NEW STADIUM

The University of Alabama have announced they will be building a new baseball stadium after the Board of Trustees voted in favour of the $30-million project.
13/09/2013

TOYOTA AND FC DALLAS ANNOUNCE STADIUM PARTNERSHIP

A long-term agreement has been reached between Toyota and FC Dallas which will see the North Texas outfit's home stadium named the Toyota Stadium.
12/09/2013

ORIENT'S OLYMPIC STADIUM BATTLE HAS LORDS SUPPORT

Leyton Orient's fight to share the Olympic Stadium with Premier League West Ham United reportedly has support in the House of Lords.
11/09/2013

CITY WILL NOT BUILD NEW STADIUM

Bristol City will not build a new stadium at Ashton Vale.
10/09/2013

ATLETICO STADIUM UNAFFECTED BY FAILED OLYMPIC BID

Madrid's failed bid to host the 2020 Olympic Games will not affect Atletico Madrid's stadium move.
09/09/2013

DON VALLEY SAVIOUR UNDER THREAT

Sheffield Council have confirmed that there are plans for a new school to be built on the site of the Don Valley Stadium.
09/09/2013

SPURS APPOINT NEW ARCHITECTS

Tottenham Hotspur have appointed Populous as the architects to come up with designs for their stadium.
06/09/2013

DC STADIUM TOO EXPENSIVE

Ed Lazere, one of Washington DC's finance experts, has labelled DC United's proposed $300 million stadium too expensive.
05/09/2013

PLYMOUTH LAND DEAL GIVEN APPROVAL

A vital land deal in the £50m redevelopment of Plymouth Argyle's Home Park has been approved by council leaders.
04/09/2013

COUNCIL REJECT BARNET PLANS

Harrow Borough Council has rejected Barnet’s proposed plans to develop the Hive Stadium.
04/09/2013

PORTMAN ROAD DECLARED AN ACV

Portman Road, home of Ipswich Town, is the latest stadium to be declared as an Asset of Community Value (ACV).
03/09/2013

RED DEVILS RE-NAME STADIUM

Crawley Town's stadium has been re-named as The Checkatrade.com Stadium.
02/09/2013

UNITED NEED ANOTHER £2M

Skrill South club Hayes and Yeading United need another £2million to complete the stand at their new Sharda Glass Community Stadium.
30/08/2013

RENOVATED HUSKY STADIUM READY TO REOPEN

The University of Washington's new Husky Stadium will host its first football game on Saturday August 31st since a $280 million redevelopment.
29/08/2013

PLANS FOR THE HIVE TO BE REVIEWED

Plans for The Hive Stadium, home of Barnet, are due to be heard by councillors next week after a decision was deferred due to an error by planning officers.
28/08/2013

WANDERERS HOPEFUL OF STADIUM EXTENSION

Western Sydney Wanderers are hoping to have an extension to Parramatta Stadium planned and completed in time for the new A League season's start.
27/08/2013

K-STATE STADIUM EXPANSION COMPLETE

A $75 million expansion of the Bill Snyder Family Stadium has been completed ahead of Kansas State's season opener.
23/08/2013

QPR START STADIUM DISCUSSIONS

Queens Park Rangers have begun discussions over building a new 40,000-capacity stadium.
22/08/2013

KASSAM OWNERS WANT STATUS REVIEW

The owners of Oxford United's Kassam Stadium have requested for the decision to list the venue a community asset to be re-considered. 
21/08/2013

LONDON IRISH DENY RELOCATION RUMOURS

Aviva Premiership rugby team London Irish have denied they are seeking a move away from the Madejski Stadium.
20/08/2013

DUCKS ON VERGE OF LOSING SELLOUT STREAK

The Oregon Ducks' home opener is in danger of marking the end of their 89-game sellout streak at Autzen Stadium.
20/08/2013

OLYMPIC STADIUM TRANSFORMATION BEGINS

Transformation work on the Olympic Stadium in London has begun.
19/08/2013

WESTPAC GIVEN GO AHEAD

New Zealand's Rugby Championship match against Australia on Saturday will be played at the Westpac Stadium after the Wellington venue was given the all clear.
19/08/2013

CARDIFF SUBMIT EXPANSION PLANS

Newly-promoted Cardiff City have put forward a formal planning application for their proposed stadium development. 
16/08/2013

PLYMOUTH'S PLANS GIVEN GREEN LIGHT

Plymouth Argyle's plans for a £50million redevelopment of Home Park have been given the green light by the city council.
16/08/2013

ARTHUR ASHE STADIUM TO GET RETRACTABLE ROOF

The United States Tennis Association are planning to improve the Arthur Ashe Stadium, home of the US Open, by building a retractable roof over the centre court as part a major development.
15/08/2013

PIONEERING 'RANT' SERVICE LAUNCHED

StadiaDirectory.com, the leading online database of world stadia, has announced the launch of a stadium 'rant' line to help disgruntled fans voice their opinions.
14/08/2013

COWBOYS MOVE TO FRISCO

The Dallas Cowboys headquarters is being moved from Irving to a $115 million development in Frisco.
13/08/2013

ROVERS' STADIUM PLANS UNDER THREAT

Bristol Rovers have run into financial problems with their plans to build a new £40 million stadium.
12/08/2013

SELHURST PARK TO BECOME 12BET STADIUM

Crystal Palace's historic home ground, Selhurst Park, is to change its name in a new sponsorship deal aimed at increasing revenue for the South London side.
09/08/2013

YEOVIL LOOKING TO BOOST STADIUM CAPACITY

Newly promoted Yeovil Town are looking to increase their current Huish Park home, and hope the work will be completed before the end of the current season.
08/08/2013

THOMOND PARK STADIUM VOTED BEST IN THE WORLD

Thomond Park Stadium has been voted the best rugby stadium in the world following a vote by Rugby supporters across the globe.
07/08/2013

FALCONS STADIUM PLANS HIT SNAG

NFL franchise Atlanta Falcons have been unable to purchase land needed for a planned new stadium.
06/08/2013

LYON TO PUSH ON WITH STADIUM DEVELOPMENT

French Champions League side Lyon are to proceed with development plans for their new Stade des Lumieres home.
01/08/2013

NEW TWIST IN COVENTRY STADIUM SAGA

Coventry City could yet begin the season at the Ricoh Arena if reports emerging from the city are to be believed.
31/07/2013

WORK BEGINS ON DODGERS STADIUM OUTFIELD

Work will begin on Thursday to prepare the outfield for the inaugural edition of soccer's Guinness International Champions Cup.
30/07/2013

DECISION TO BE MADE ON NOU CAMP DEVELOPMENT

A decision is likely to be made by the end of the year as to whether Barcelona will redevelop their current home or move to a new stadium, it was announced yesterday.
25/07/2013

DEAL REACHED FOR NEW D.C. UNITED STADIUM

A tentative deal has been reached which would see a $300million dollar stadium built in the Buzzard Point area of Washington for D.C. United.
25/07/2013

WEST HAM OLYMPIC STADIUM MOVE IN DOUBT

West Ham must pay off over £70 million worth of bank debts before they make stadium move, Hammers Chief Executive Karen Brady has said.
24/07/2013

ETIENNE STADIUM BAN LIFTED

Saint-Etienne will no longer be forced to play their opening league game behind closed doors after successfully winning an appeal against the ruling.
23/07/2013

PETERBOROUGH RESOLVE COUNCIL DISPUTE

Peterborough United have resolved a dispute with the city council over the rent they pay at their London Road home.
23/07/2013

HAYES AND YEADING STADIUM DELAYED

Phil Babb, manager of Conference South side Hayes and Yeading United, has urged the club's supporters to remain calm despite the news that the Sharda Glass Stadium won't be ready for the upcoming season.
22/07/2013

HOY RETURNS TO OLYMPIC STADIUM

Six-time Olympic gold medallist Chris Hoy has returned to the Olympic Park for the first time since the 2012 London Olympics. 
19/07/2013

OKLAHOMA TO GET NEW STADIUM

A US Soccer League side based in Oklahoma City are looking to build a new stadium, with their sights set on a place in the MLS.
18/07/2013

SAO PAULO WORLD CUP STADIUM ALMOST COMPLETE

One of the largest 2014 FIFA World Cup venues is almost complete and will 100 per cent be ready for the tournament.
17/07/2013

OAKLAND TO LOOK FOR NEW STADIUM

The Oakland Raiders are looking to move to a new stadium when their lease ends at their current home at the end of this season.
16/07/2013

MILLENNIUM STADIUM SET TO HOST 2014 HEINEKEN CUP FINAL

Cardiff is expected to host this season's European Rugby showpiece with the announcement set to be made on Wednesday.
15/07/2013

CITY TO INCREASE CAPACITY

Manchester City’s Abu Dhabi owners have detailed plans to increase the size of the Etihad Stadium to 60,000. 
12/07/2013

SEAHAWKS FANS TO ATTEMPT STADIUM RECORD

A group of Seattle Seahawks fans will attempt to set a new world record on 15th September.
11/07/2013

PORTLAND TO HOST 2014 ALL STAR GAME

The 2014 MLS All Star game will take place in Portland for the first time in the match's history.
11/07/2013

PALACE ON THE HUNT FOR STADIUM SPONSOR

Ahead of their return to the Premier League, Crystal Palace are on the hunt for a stadium sponsor.
10/07/2013

FEYENOORD STADIUM IN DOUBT

Dutch giants Feyenoord could find their plans for a new stadium shelved following an announcement from the local council.
09/07/2013

NEW ARENA FOR THE RIDERS

Leicester Riders are to move into a new stadium before the start of next season.
08/07/2013

RACING METRO A STEP CLOSER TO NEW GROUND

Racing Metro have secured the funding to build a new ground - The Arena 92.
05/07/2013

SIXFIELDS TO GET £12M REDEVELOPMENT

Northampton Town and the Northampton Borough Council have agreed a £12 million redevelopment of Sixfields Stadium.
04/07/2013

COVENTRY SET TO PLAY AT NORTHAMPTON

Coventry City have reportedly agreed a deal with Northampton Town to play their home games at the Cobblers' Sixfields Stadium for the next three seasons.
04/07/2013

REMONDIS STRIKE SHARKS STADIUM DEAL

Waste management company Remondis have agreed a deal with the owners of Cronulla Shark’s home ground over becoming new stadium sponsors.
04/07/2013

"STADIUM WILL PROVIDE BOOST TO CITY"

The planned redevelopments to Plymouth's Home Park ground will boost the economy of the area, a local think tank claimed yesterday.
03/07/2013

WANDERERS AND EELS GET STADIUM BOOST

The Parramatta Stadium's capacity is set to be increased to around 25,000 by 2015 as part of a $29 million upgrade.
02/07/2013

NEW ROOF PLANNED FOR ANZ STADIUM

Thirteen years since it hosted the ceremonies of the Olympic Games, Sydney's ANZ stadium is set for a major revamp.
01/07/2013

UEFA BACK FRANCE

UEFA has backed France to be ready for the 2016 European Championships, even though the necessary stadia work is yet to commence.
28/06/2013

BOMB FOUND AT SWEDISH STADIUM

A football match featuring a veterans team from Stockholm club Djurgarden at the newly built Tele2 arena was called off on Thursday after police found an explosive device.
27/06/2013

STONEBRIDGE ROAD WILL BE READY FOR SEASON'S START

 
27/06/2013

LIVINGSTON SECURE SPONSORSHIP DEAL

Livingston have agreed terms with Energy Assets Group over a three-year shirt and stadium sponsorship deal.
26/06/2013

ANFIELD EXPANSION GIVEN GREEN LIGHT

The multi-million pound redevelopment of Liverpool’s Anfield home looks finally set to go ahead. 
25/06/2013

DATE SET FOR REOPENING OF SAXON STADIUM

The Saxon Stadium is set to reopen this October following extensive restoration work.
24/06/2013

CAPE TOWN STADIUM STICKS TO FIFA REGULATIONS

It may be three years since the FIFA World Cup took place in South Africa, but a Cape Town Stadium is still implementing regulations enforced for the tournament.
23/06/2013

LONDON WELSH TO STAY AT KASSAM STADIUM

London Welsh Rugby Club are to continue playing their home games at the Kassam Stadium in Oxford, despite their relegation from the Rugby Premiership.
22/06/2013

COVENTRY FORGES AHEAD WITH NEW STADIUM PLANS

Coventry City’s owners are continuing with plans which could see the club based outside Coventry for the first time in their history.
21/06/2013

$63 MILLION EVERBANK FIELD RENOVATION

Jacksonville Jaguars have had plans for a $63 million renovation to EverBank Field approved by the City of Jacksonville.
20/06/2013

LECCE FANS' MISCONDUCT RESULTS IN STADIUM BAN

Lecce have been penalised with a fine and a stadium ban following misconduct by their fans at the Stadio Via del Mare.
19/06/2013

BLUEBIRDS STADIUM EXPANSION UPDATE

Cardiff City are considering expanding the Cardiff City Stadium, adding more than 10,000 more seats.
18/06/2013

STADIUM FEES SEE ARSENAL’S VIETNAM VISIT IN DOUBT

A proposed pre-season friendly between Arsenal and the Vietnam national team is in doubt after the venue for the game, the My Dinh stadium, increased their fees to host the match.
14/06/2013

FUTURISTIC DESIGN FOR NEW WORLD CUP STADIUM

It may still be nine years until Qatar hosts the 2022 FIFA World Cup, but the Arabian Kingdom are already looking to impress with the release of several stadium designs. 
13/06/2013

HEARN WON'T GO DOWN WITHOUT A FIGHT

 
13/06/2013

WORKER DIES AT 49ERS STADIUM

An elevator mechanic working on the construction site of the 49ers stadium in Santa Clara was killed on Tuesday 11th June in an accident, police have said.
12/06/2013

OLYMPIC STADIUM WILL BE WORLD CLASS

West Ham Chief Executive Karen Brady has unveiled plans which she says will “make the London Olympic Stadium a world class football experience.”
11/06/2013

RICOH OWNERS SAY COVENTRY DON'T NEED TO MOVE

Coventry City's future home may still remain in doubt but a glimmer of hope has opened up on the horizon.
10/06/2013

RIO OLYMPIC STADIUM STAYS CLOSED

The Joao Havelange Olympic Stadium, due to host the track and field events at the next Olympic Games, is to remain closed until 2015 at the earliest.  
09/06/2013

WORK TO BEGIN ON CASEMENT PARK

Antrim chairman Jim Murray has promised to build a “fantastic stadium” for fans of the Gaelic Football side.
08/06/2013

ANFIELD REDEVELOPMENT IN PROCESS

The next step towards redeveloping Liverpool’s Anfield home is expected to be completed in the coming months, according to the club’s managing director Ian Ayre.
07/06/2013

CAGLIARI CLOSE TO STADIUM AGREEMENT

Italian Serie A side Cagliari are close to agreeing a deal which would see them permanently based at the Stadio Is Arenas from next season. 
06/06/2013

ESSIPONG SPORTS STADIUM IN DANGER

Ghana's Essipong Sports Stadium is in danger of becoming dilapidated.
05/06/2013

HAMPSHIRE HOPE TO HOST WORLD CUP GAMES

Rod Bransgrove, chairman of Hampshire, hopes the club's Ageas Bowl will host matches at the 2019 Cricket World Cup.
05/06/2013

BRENTFORD MUST INCREASE FANBASE

Mark Devlin, Chief Executive of Brentford, believes the club must increase their fanbase before they move into their new 20,000-seater stadium at Lionel Road.
05/06/2013

CAMBRIDGE CITY SUFFER STADIUM SETBACK

Cambridge City's hopes to build a new stadium have suffered a setback after South Cambridgeshire District Council raised concerns about the potential loss of green belt land and increased traffic.
04/06/2013

AL AHLI GIVEN STADIUM PERMISSION

Al Ahli have been given permission by UAE Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, to build a new stadium.
03/06/2013

WORCESTER PULL OUT OF STADIUM DEAL

Worcester City have pulled out of their planned move to Nunnery Way - a move that looks set to save them from potential closure.
02/06/2013

BRENTFORD SUBMIT PLANNING APPLICATION

Brentford have submitted a planning application to Hounslow Council for a new stadium at Lionel Road.
01/06/2013

STADIUM DEVELOPMENT VITAL FOR PLYMOUTH

James Brent, chairman of Plymouth Argyle, says it's vital that the club develop their Home Park stadium.
01/06/2013

STUBHUB AGREE SPONSORSHIP DEAL WITH AEG

 
01/06/2013

STAMFORD GROUND WORK DUE TO COMMENCE

Work on Stamford AFC's new £5m football stadium and sports complex is set to begin this summer and should be completed in 2014.
31/05/2013

QATAR 2022 ANNOUNCE STADIUM CONSULTANTS

Qatar 2022 has named Amsterdam Arena and IMG as its stadium operations consultants for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
30/05/2013

OLYMPIC STADIUM GRANTED REDEVELOPMENT

West Ham United have been granted permission to redevelop the Olympic Stadium.
29/05/2013

FONTE NOVA ROOF COLLAPSES

A 2014 World Cup venue's roof has collapsed due to heavy rainfall.
28/05/2013

MAIDENHEAD SET FOR UPGRADE

Planning approval has been granted for Conference South club Maidenhead United to build a new 500-seater stand at their York Road home.
25/05/2013

COVENTRY CHIEF REVEALS ALL

Coventry City chief Tim Fisher says the club's landlords at the Ricoh Arena, ACL, rejected a deal that would have seen the Sky Blues stay at the stadium.
24/05/2013

MUSE REHEARSALS SPARK RICOH FIRE FEARS

Rehearsals of Muse's rock concert sparked fears across various social media platforms that Coventry's Ricoh Arena was on fire.
23/05/2013

LEVI'S STADIUM TO HOST SUPER BOWL L

The 50th Super Bowl will be held at San Francisco's Levi's Stadium in February 2016.
22/05/2013

YANKEE STADIUM TO HOST NHL

All three New York-area NHL teams will feature in outdoors games at Yankee Stadium next season.
17/05/2013

ETIHAD EXPANSION

Manchester City plan to increase the Etihad Stadium's capacity to 60,000.
16/05/2013

BLUE BOMBERS FOOTBALL RELAY

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are planning to open their new stadium with a 400-person football relay.
15/05/2013

KASSAM LISTED AS COMMUNITY ASSET

Oxford United's Kassam Stadium has become the first to be listed as a “community asset”.
14/05/2013

$20 MILLION SPARTAN STADIUM RENOVATION

Michigan State University is set to give a $20 million renovation to their Spartan Stadium the go ahead.
13/05/2013

FPF TO HELP FUND SILVES STADIUM REBUILD

Silves have received financial support from the Portuguese Football Federation to help them rebuild the Silves Stadium.
10/05/2013

MARACANA PRIVATISATION SUSPENDED

A Brazilian judge has suspended the privatisation of the Maracana Stadium, pending an investigation into irregularities in the bidding process.
10/05/2013

STADIUM TO DROP HAVELANGE NAME

Brazilian politicians presented a bill on Wednesday requesting the name of the Joao Havelange Stadium is changed to remove the former FIFA president's name.
09/05/2013

LEVI'S TEAM UP WITH 49ERS

The future home of the San Francisco 49ers will be called the Levi's Stadium.
08/05/2013

MIAMI TURN DOWN SUN LIFE FUNDING

Miami have rejected the Dolphins' request for public finances to help improve their Sun Life Stadium.
07/05/2013

NOTRE DAME EXPLORE REDEVELOPMENT

The University of Notre Dame are exploring the possibility of redeveloping their Notre Dame Stadium - also known as The House that Rockne Built.
04/05/2013

COVENTRY'S RICOH LOCK OUT

Coventry City have been forced to step up their search for a new home after being informed they will be locked out of the Ricoh Arena.
03/05/2013

NHL ANNOUNCE STADIUM SERIES GAMES

The National Hockey League have announced that the Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Chicago Blackhawks at Soldier Field on 1st March 2014.
02/05/2013

AMBITIOUS PLANS FOR FALCONS' STADIUM REVEALED

Elaborate plans for the Atlanta Falcons' new stadium have been made public.
01/05/2013

RWC 2015 VENUES ANNOUNCED

The 13 venues for the Rugby World Cup 2015 have been announced, with Twickenham hosting England's first match on September 18th, as well as the final on October 31st.
01/05/2013

CLUBS BID FAREWELL

As the 2012/13 season came to a close, a number of football clubs in England bid their respective stadiums an emotional farewell, ready to move onto pastures new next term.
30/04/2013

MARACANA STADIUM REOPENED

The Maracana Stadium reopened on Saturday with a friendly fixture between sides lead by Brazilian football legends Ronaldo and Bebeto.
29/04/2013

GATESHEAD TO RETURN HOME

Gateshead will return to their International Stadium home from the start of next season.
25/04/2013

CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE HELD AT COWBOYS STADIUM

The first Championship game in the College Football Playoffs will be held at the home of the Dallas Cowboys.
25/04/2013

PSG TO UPGRADE PARC DES PRINCES

Paris Saint-Germain have unveiled plans to improve their Parc des Princes home.
25/04/2013

CARDIFF LOOKING TO EXPAND

Cardiff City director Steve Borley has revealed potential plans to expand the Cardiff City Stadium's capacity for the 2014/15 season.
24/04/2013

BOURNEMOUTH PLAN STADIUM DEVELOPMENT

Following the confirmation of their promotion from npower League 1, Bournemouth have revealed they plan to expand their stadium ahead of next season.
23/04/2013

SWANSEA ANNOUNCE LIBERTY EXTENSION

Swansea City have announced plans to increase the Liberty Stadium's capacity by more than 12,000.
19/04/2013

JAKEMANS AND BOSTON EXTEND DEAL

Jakemans Confectioners have signed a new two-year stadium sponsorship deal with Blue Square North club Boston United.
18/04/2013

CITY TO BID MILTON ROAD FAREWELL

Cambridge are all set to move out of their Milton Road home with the last ever match at the stadium taking place on April 27th.
17/04/2013

WRIGLEY RENOVATION APPROVED

Wrigley Field could soon be renovated, after an agreed was reached between Major League Baseball's Chicago Cubs and the city of Chicago.
16/04/2013

SAMPDORIA UNVEIL STADIUM PLANS

Italian football club Sampdoria have unveiled plans for a new 30,000-capacity stadium to the Genoa City Council.
13/04/2013

DON VALLEY DEMOLITION IMMINENT

Sheffield councillors have confirmed that the Don Valley Stadium will be demolished, banishing any last-minute attempts to save the venue.
11/04/2013

KIEV MUST PLAY IN EMPTY STADIUM

UEFA has ordered 26-time Ukrainian Premier League champions Dynamo Kiev to play their next European club competition home fixture in an empty stadium due to racist conduct by supporters.
10/04/2013

SWANSEA TO EXPAND THE LIBERTY

Swansea City are looking to expand their Liberty Stadium, according to a club director.
09/04/2013

REFERENDUM OVER SUN LIFE FUNDING

A referendum will be held over plans to use hotel taxes to help the Miami Dolphins pay for a large upgrade to the Sun Life Stadium.
09/04/2013

YANKEE STADIUM HOST CHAMPIONS

The Yankee Stadium will play host to two soccer games during this summer as Spain, Ireland, Manchester City and Chelsea descend upon New York City.
09/04/2013

WORK GATHERING PACE FOR HAYES AND YEADING

Building work at Hayes and Yeading's new Sharda Glass Community Stadium is gathering pace, according to a club statement.
05/04/2013

ALDERSHOT OPEN NEW STAND

League 2 Aldershot Town have formally opened a new stand at their EBB Stadium, thus making it a four-sided ground.
02/04/2013

GLOUCESTER CONFIRM EXTENSION

Blue Square North side Gloucester City have extended their groundshare deal with Cheltenham Town for another season.
02/04/2013

COVENTRY AGREE RICOH DEAL

Coventry City will play their remaining npower League 1 matches at the Ricoh Arena after coming to a short-term agreement.
28/03/2013

DANIELS STADIUM GIVEN COUNCIL APPROVAL

Stamford AFC have been granted detailed planning consent for a new stadium by South Kesteven District Council.
27/03/2013

RED DEVILS IN STADIUM MOVE

The proposed sale of English football club Crawley Town will hinge on the potential buyer's plans to fund a new all-seater stadium.
26/03/2013

WEST HAM SEAL OLYMPIC STADIUM

West Ham United will be the main tenants of the Olympic Stadium, signing a 99-year lease with an annual rent of £2m.
22/03/2013

TYNESIDERS TO HOST NEWPORT IN LINCOLNSHIRE

Gateshead's Blue Square Premier match with Newport County, which has been postponed four times at three different grounds due to weather, will now take place at Boston United's York Street.
21/03/2013

VIKINGS STADIUM GRANTED NFL LOAN

The Minnesota Vikings has been granted a $200 million loan from the National Football League to put towards the cost of a new $975 million downtown stadium in Minneapolis.
20/03/2013

FALCONS' STADIUM GETS COUNCIL BACKING

The Atlanta Falcons' proposed new stadium has taken a large step towards being a reality following the Atlanta City Council's vote approving a financing plan.
19/03/2013

GATESHEAD TO PLAY AT BORO

Blue Square Premier club Gateshead will play their final game of this season, against Ebbsfleet United, at Middlesbrough's Riverside Stadium on Saturday 20th April.
19/03/2013

RUBIN ARENA TO COST £271 MILLION

One of the 2018 FIFA World Cup host venues, Kazan's Rubin Arena, is expected to cost up to 12.5 billion roubles.
15/03/2013

UNFINISHED BUSINESS AT THE MARACANA

Authorities in Brazil face an uphill struggle as they attempt to complete the rebuilding of the iconic Maracana Stadium in time to host a friendly against England in June.
15/03/2013

TRURO COULD PLAY AT HOME PARK

Truro City could play their home games at Plymouth Argyle's Home Park next season.
15/03/2013

GALATASARAY FANS ATTEMPT TO DIG THEIR WAY IN

A group of Galatasaray supporters attempted to dig their way under a perimeter fence at the Veltins-Arena, where the Turkish club were playing Germany's Schalke 04.
15/03/2013

ROVERS GIVEN GREEN LIGHT

The government has given plans to build a supermarket on Bristol Rovers' Memorial Ground the green light.
13/03/2013

DON VALLEY REDEVELOPMENT PLANS REVEALED

Redevelopment plans for the site of the Don Valley Stadium in Sheffield have been announced, together with refurbishment ideas for the nearby Woodbourn Road facility.
12/03/2013

COUNTDOWN TO EUROPEAN HEALTHY STADIA CONFERENCE

The full programme of keynote and plenary speakers for the European Healthy Stadia Conference 2013 on March 21st has been released.
08/03/2013

NEW $1B FALCONS STADIUM

The Atlanta Falcons and the city of Atlanta have agreed basic terms on a $1 billion deal for a new stadium.
08/03/2013

OLYMPIC STADIUM LEASE TO BE DECIDED IN COURT

Leyton Orient are attempting to halt West Ham United's proposed move into the Olympic Stadium by appealing to the High Court.
06/03/2013

SPORTSDIRECT.COM @ IBROX STADIUM?

Sports Direct are set to purchase the naming rights to Glasgow Rangers' Ibrox home.
05/03/2013

FOXES OWNERS BUY STADIUM

The owners of Leicester City have purchased the club's current home, the King Power Stadium, for £17 million.
01/03/2013

GATESHEAD MOVE ALL HOME MATCHES

Gateshead have confirmed that their remaining Blue Square Bet Premier home matches will be played away from the International Stadium.
01/03/2013

STADIUM DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT ISTANBUL

Stadium Design and Development is to hold a two-day strategic conference in Istanbul from 29th-30th April 2013 at the Sheraton Maslak.
01/03/2013

NEWPORT COUNTY CONFIRM RODNEY PARADE DEAL

Newport County have extended their stay at Rodney Parade by signing a new 10-year lease.
28/02/2013

PRINCES PARK NOMINATED FOR ECO-AWARD

Dartford's Princes Park Stadium has been nominated for a national eco-award.
25/02/2013

BIDDING HEATS UP FOR AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS 2019

Seven countries have confirmed their interest in hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
23/02/2013

BATH RUGBY STADIUM TO BE WORLD CLASS

Bath Rugby owner Bruce Craig claims that the club’s new redeveloped stadium will be “world-class” and “well worth waiting for” and could open by 2015.
22/02/2013

GREEN LIGHT FOR BELFAST STADIUM REDEVELOPMENT

The Irish Football Association look set to upgrade their national football stadium ay Windsor Park after receiving planning permission.
20/02/2013

MARACANA WORKERS WALK-OUT

Work on the Maracana Stadium, scheduled to host the 2014 FIFA World Cup final, has come to a standstill.
19/02/2013

CONTRACTORS SELECTED FOR VIKING STADIUM

A new $975 million Viking Stadium has moved a step closer when Minnesota Sports Facility Authority [MSFA] selected a local firm to oversee the venue's construction.
19/02/2013

GATESHEAD AGREE GROUNDSHARE

Blue Square Premier outfit Gateshead have agreed a deal to play seven of their remaining 12 games at Hartlepool United's Victoria Park.
18/02/2013

SMU ANNOUNCE FORD STADIUM UPGRADE

The Southern Methodist University [SMU] Mustangs are preparing for their 2013 move to the Big East conference by upgrading Ford Stadium.
14/02/2013

FFR REVEAL STADIUM PLANS

The French Rugby Federation (FFR) have revealed plans to build a new national stadium in Evry-Essonne, 25km south of Paris.
13/02/2013

THE BEES ARE HIVE-BOUND

Barnet's proposed move to The Hive has been ratified by The Football League.
12/02/2013

EARTHQUAKES BREAK GROUND

Construction on San Jose Earthquakes' new 18,000 capacity stadium is scheduled to begin on February 26th.
11/02/2013

BOSTON HUNTING FOR A NEW GROUND

Boston United chairman David Newton hopes to submit a planning application for a new stadium in the next six months.
11/02/2013

KNIGHTS SEAL BELK PARTNERSHIP

The Charlotte Knights, a Minor League Baseball franchise, have signed a multi-year partnership agreement with department store chain Belk.
08/02/2013

READING LOOK TO EXPAND MADEJSKI

Sir John Madejski, chairman of Reading, says the club are going to resubmit a planning application to expand the Madejski Stadium.
07/02/2013

TAXPAYER’S $200 MILLION SUN LIFE STADIUM BILL

It has been agreed with a Florida Senate committee that taxpayers will fund half of the Dolphin's $400-million upgrade to Sun Life Stadium.
07/02/2013

COMPANY FINED OVER POOR STADIUM RENOVATION

Minas Arena, the company responsible for renovating the Mineirao Stadium, has been fined $500,000 for the poor condition the stadium was in for its reopening.
06/02/2013

BRITANNIA TO GET BIGGER

Premier League side Stoke City have been given the go-ahead to expand their stadium to accommodate an increased number of supporters.
06/02/2013

CONMEBOL TO INVESTIGATE GREMIO ARENA CRUSH

Conmebol will investigate what caused a stadium crush in southern Brazil that resulted in several fans being injured.
06/02/2013

ROBINS REVEAL REBUILD PLANS

Bristol City Football Club has brought forward alternative plans to redevelop their current home, Ashton Gate.
05/02/2013

FIJI'S WORLD SEVENS ASPIRATION

The Government of Fiji is hopeful of hosting a leg of the International Rugby Board Sevens World series having opened a new stadium in the country's capital.
05/02/2013

GEORGI ASPARUHOV STAND DEMOLISHED

The reconstruction of the Georgi Asparuhov Stadium has successfully begun.
04/02/2013

STADIUM BLACKOUTS

It wasn't a good weekend for floodlight operators as there were two high-profile blackouts.
04/02/2013

ROTHERHAM TO HOST INTERNATIONAL FIXTURE

Rotherham United's New York Stadium will host international for the first time when Hope Powell's England Women's team take on Canada on Sunday April 7th.
04/02/2013

WORCESTER TO PLAY AT AGGBOROUGH

Worcester City have come to an agreement with Kidderminster Harriers to play at Aggborough next season.
01/02/2013

USFL HOPEFULS TO BUY RUBBER BOWL

The University of Akron is set to sell the Rubber Bowl stadium to a marketing company that plan for it to become home a United States Football League franchise.
01/02/2013

SIXTH SANTA CLARA STADIUM FOUNDING PARTNER NAMED

The San Francisco 49ers have signed a 10-year sponsorship agreement with brewing giant Anheuser-Busch.
31/01/2013

BRENTFORD SET FOR LIONEL ROAD MOVE

Brentford are to submit a planning application to Hounslow Council in May for a new stadium at Lionel Road.
31/01/2013

MONEY OR MOVE FOR PANTHERS

There is a fear the Carolina Panthers could move if they do not get financial help to upgrade the Bank of America Stadium, said Thom Tillis of the North Carolina House.
30/01/2013

YULMAN STADIUM GETS APPROVAL

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Ladrieu and Tulane University have signed an agreement that outlines the use and operation of Yulman Stadium.
30/01/2013

WOMEN'S CRICKET TEAM TO SLEEP IN STADIUM

The Pakistan women's cricket team will be living out of the Barabati Stadium clubhouse for the duration of the Women's World Cup which starts on Thursday for security reasons.
29/01/2013

ROBSON BACKING WARRINGTON STADIUM

Former England captain Bryan Robson is one of the main men behind Warrington Town's ambitions of building a brand new multi-million pound stadium.
28/01/2013

RED REBELS GET STADIUM BOOST

FC United of Manchester's ambitions to build a new stadium in Moston have been given a significant boost as a bid to overturn planning permission was rejected.
28/01/2013

ST ALBANS CONSIDER STADIUM PLAN

St Albans City Football Club are considering plans for a new 5,000-seater stadium.
28/01/2013

MAIDSTONE LOOK TO EXPAND GROUND

Ryman League Division One South club Maidstone United are looking at expanding their ground, just months after moving in.
25/01/2013

IMPROVEMENTS PLANNED FOR DODGERS STADIUM

The Los Angeles Dodgers have announced they will upgrade Dodger Stadium in time for the 2013 season.
23/01/2013

OLYMPIC PARK TO HOST FESTIVALS

The Olympic Park will host the Hard Rock Calling and Wireless festivals this year.
22/01/2013

RANJI TROPHY FINAL AT WANKHEDE STADIUM

The Wankhede Stadium will host the Ranji Trophy final between Mumbai and Saurashtra starting on January 26th.
21/01/2013

BATH CONSIDER STADIUM EXIT

Bath City are considering moving out of their historic Twerton Park home, to save the club from folding.
17/01/2013

WORK TO START ON ROVERS STADIUM

Bristol Rovers can begin work on a new stadium after permission was granted for supermarket chain Sainsbury's to build a new shop on the site of the club's current home.
17/01/2013

COSMOS SUBMIT STADIUM PLANS

The New York Cosmos have submitted plans for a 25,000-capacity stadium on Long Island.
16/01/2013

YORK STADIUM PLANS ADVANCE

Plans displaying how the new community stadium in York will look are set to be unveiled in November.
16/01/2013

DOLPHINS ASK TAXPAYERS TO STUMP UP RENOVATION COSTS

Miami Dolphins majority owner Stephen Ross has asked taxpayers to pay up to $200million dollars towards the club's renovation of the Sun Life Stadium.
15/01/2013

RENAMING OF IBROX LOOMS

Rangers Football Club are closing in on a £2.5million re-naming rights deal with Sport Direct owner Mike Ashley.
14/01/2013

MADAGASCAR'S STADIUM A "SIGNIFICANT" BOOST

Madagascar's new rugby stadium has been described as a "significant boost for the sport in the region". 
11/01/2013

NEWMARKET STADIUM PLANS GIVEN GREEN LIGHT

Planning permission has been granted for the Newmarket Stadium in Wakefield following an application process spanning over two years.
10/01/2013

U'S AND WELSH IN KASSAM TALKS

Oxford United and London Welsh have held talks over bidding for the Kassam Stadium.
09/01/2013

DON VALLEY STADIUM COULD CLOSE

Sheffield's Don Valley Stadium could face closure, to cut costs for the local council.
07/01/2013

REDSKINS PUMP FAKE CROWD NOISE INTO STADIUM

The Washington Redskins are being accused of pumping in fake crowd noise during yesterday's NFL Play-Off game.
07/01/2013

OLYMPIC STADIUM TO REOPEN FOR MUSIC VENUE

The speculation regarding the Olympic Stadium's lease continues but its use as a music venue looks set. 
04/01/2013

2012 STADIUM ROUND-UP

2012 was a year full of anticipation and exhilaration in the stadium world.
02/01/2013

STADIUM MOVE PLANNED FOR ROMA

AS Roma have revealed they plan to move to a new stadium within the county's capital during 2016.
31/12/2012

FNB STADIUM RENAMED FOR CUP OF NATIONS

A deal has been agreed between First National Bank (FNB) and the South African government over the naming rights of the FNB Stadium during the African Cup of Nations.
28/12/2012

LUZHNIKI STADIUM TO BE RENOVATED, NOT DEMOLISHED

Mayor of Moscow, Sergei Sobyanin, has revealed plans to demolish the Luzhniki Stadium and rebuild before the 2018 FIFA World Cup have been scrapped in favour of renovating the current venue.
26/12/2012

BRONCOS TO IMPROVE STADIUM IN THE OFF-SEASON

A $30-million upgrade is being planned for the Denver Broncos' Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
24/12/2012

MANSFIELD INCREASE CAPACITY

Mansfield Town have increased the capacity of their Field Mill home by more than 1,000 for their FA Cup game with Liverpool.
21/12/2012

HULL COULD LEAVE KC STADIUM

Hull City may look to leave the KC Stadium if they win promotion back to the Premier League, according to owner Assem Allam.
20/12/2012

ANZ SECURE FIJI STADIUM NAMING RIGHTS

ANZ have agreed a deal with the Fiji Sports Council for the naming rights to the countries National Stadium.
18/12/2012

COVENTRY HOLD TALKS WITH HINCKLEY

Coventry City have held talks with Blue Square North side Hinckley United about the possibility of playing at their stadium.
13/12/2012

COVENTRY PONDER NENE PARK MOVE

Coventry City are looking at the possibility of playing their home matches at Northamptonshire stadium Nene Park.
11/12/2012

FALCONS STEP CLOSER TO NEW STADIUM

The Georgia World Congress Center Authority has approved terms for a new $1 billion stadium on Monday that would replace the Georgia Dome and become the new home of NFL franchise the Atlanta Falcons.
11/12/2012

BASINGSTOKE TO BUILD £10M STADIUM

Basingstoke and Dean Council have backed Basingstoke Town Football Club's plans to build a new £10 million stadium.
10/12/2012

NFL TO HELP FUND RAIDERS STADIUM

The National Football League have marked their intentions to help the Raiders remain in Oakland by revealing they would be willing to contribute funds to build a new stadium.
08/12/2012

DARLINGTON ARENA SOLD TO RUGBY CLUB

The former home of Darlington Football Club has been sold to Darlington Mowden Park, a rugby club.
06/12/2012

WEST HAM NAMED AS PREFERRED BIDDER

West Ham United have been given preferred bidder status to become the new tenants of the Olympic Stadium.
05/12/2012

AEG AGREE DEAL WITH BRAZIL 2014 STADIUM

Club Athletico Paranense have signed a deal with AEG that will see the American-based company operate the Brazilian side's renovated stadium, the Arena da Baixada.
04/12/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM SAGA CONTINUES

The owners of West Ham United must agree to share the profits from any future sale of the Premier League outfit if they are to obtain allowance to move into the Olympic Stadium.
04/12/2012

JOAO HAVELANGE STADIUM TO HOST 2016 OLYMPIC RUGBY SEVENS

The Olympic debut of the rugby sevens competition at Rio 2016 is set to be held at the Estadio Olimpico Joao Havelange.
03/12/2012

CONSTRUCTION ON JAKARTA STADIUM TO START NEXT YEAR

Construction on a world-class 50,000-seater stadium in Jakarta will start next year.
28/11/2012

MLS CLOSING IN ON QUEENS STADIUM

Major League Soccer's plan to build a $300million stadium in Queens is at "the finish line", says Commissioner Don Garber.
27/11/2012

DAVID WEIR HONOURED BY COUNCIL

Sutton Council are renaming the Sutton Arena in honour of Great British Paralympic gold medalist David Weir, it will be rechristened the David Weir Arena.
27/11/2012

SUN LIFE STADIUM SPRINKLERS DELAY NFL GAME

A sprinkler malfunction at the Sun Life Stadium delayed a National Football League last night.
26/11/2012

ARSENAL AND EMIRATES AGREE £150M SPONSORSHIP EXTENSION

English Premier League club Arsenal have agreed a new £150 million five-year sponsorship extension with Emirates.
23/11/2012

SYDNEY'S STADIUM PLAN SCALED DOWN

Plans to replace the Sydney Entertainment Centre with a 12,000-seater stadium have been scrapped in favour of an 8,000 capacity arena.
22/11/2012

SWINTON LIONS MOVE CLOSER TO A HOME RETURN

Swinton Lions are closing in on a move back to the town after playing outside of the borough of Swinton and Pendlebury since their old Station Road home was sold in 1992.
21/11/2012

CIBC STADIUM A STEP CLOSER TO RENOVATION

Architectural renderings and funding details have been confirmed for the CIBC Stadium at York University renovation.
20/11/2012

WORCESTER KEEN FOR KIDDY MOVE

Blue Square Bet North side Worcester City have revealed they are keen to move in with near-neighbours Kidderminster Harriers.
20/11/2012

JAPANESE STADIUM DESIGNS RELEASED

Designs have been released for a new National Stadium in Japan.
16/11/2012

STADIUM SUED OVER PLAYING SURFACE

The county agency that operates the Reliant Stadium has been sued by former Houston Texans punter Brett Hartmann over a potentially career-ending knee injury.
16/11/2012

THREE MEN CHARGED OVER OLYMPIC STADIUM SPYING

Three men have been charged over alleged unlawful obtaining of information regarding the Olympic Stadium takeover bids.
15/11/2012

GOVERNOR MAY HALT VIKINGS' NEW STADIUM

The Minnesota Vikings' possible new stadium may be halted by Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton who had helped push the plans earlier this year.
14/11/2012

STOKE'S BRITANNIA STADIUM EXPANSION

English Premier League side Stoke City are set to improve their home ground.
14/11/2012

CAMPBELL REVEAL JIM PERRY STADIUM

After their first 40-win season, Campbell University have unveiled plans for new baseball stadium, which is to be called the Jim Perry Stadium.
13/11/2012

WILDCATS' STADIUM SPONSORSHIP EXTENDED

Rapid Solicitors have extended their stadium sponsorship at Wakefield Trinity Wildcats for 2013, their third successive season.
13/11/2012

SPONSOR PULLS OUT AFTER STADIUM INCIDENT

Lucozade have announced they will no longer be sponsoring Linkin Park's tour to South Africa following an accident outside the Cape Town Stadium.
09/11/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM CLOSED UNTIL 2016

The London Olympic Stadium could be closed until 2016 according to Dennis Hone.
08/11/2012

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL TO BE HELD AT STAMFORD BRIDGE

The 2013 UEFA Women's Champions League final will be held at Stamford Bridge.
07/11/2012

BANGKOK STADIUM NOT READY

The Bangkok Futsal Arena is not ready to host the 2012 Futsal World Cup according to FIFA.
06/11/2012

CORNWALL STADIUM PLANS UNVEILED

Plans for a new £16.5million, 10,000-seater stadium in Cornwall have been revealed for the first time.
05/11/2012

QPR STILL HOPING FOR NEW STADIUM

Queens Park Rangers chairman Tony Fernandes is still hoping to build a new stadium for the London-based English Premier League club.
02/11/2012

ARCHITECTS SHORTLISTED FOR JAPANESE NATIONAL STADIUM

The Japan Sport Council have moved a step closer to redesigning Japan's new 80,000-seater venue by shortlisting 11 architects.
01/11/2012

NFL LOOK TO LONDON'S OLYMPIC STADIUM

The National Football League have recently increased the number of regular season games played on London soil to two but conversations are being had to increase the amount further.
31/10/2012

MURRAYFIELD MAY BE RENAMED

Scottish Rugby is in search of a sponsorship deal which could see Murrayfield Stadium renamed.
30/10/2012

ST. PETERSBURG STADIUM COSTS REACH $1.4 BILLION

St. Petersburg's new state-of-the-art venue under construction on the Neva River is to be scrutinised by auditors as part of a high-level inquiry into why it has drastically exceeded its budget so regularly.
30/10/2012

VILLA BACK SAFE STANDING

Aston Villa have become the first Premier League club to publicly support a new campaign for trials of safe standing areas in top-flight and Championship stadiums.
29/10/2012

POLISH STADIUM MANAGER SACKED

Robert Wojtas, director of Poland's National Sports Centre, has been removed from his post.
29/10/2012

CARLISLE REMAIN IN HUNT

Carlisle United remain in the hunt for a new stadium and want another round of talks with the local council.
26/10/2012

LEVSKI SOFIA TO BUILD ON EXISTING SITE

26-times Bulgarian champions, Levski Sofia have revealed plans for a 28,000-seater stadium on their existing site and hope to move in for their 100th anniversary in 2014.
26/10/2012

POLAND MINISTER OFFERS RESIGNATION

Poland's sports minister Anna Mucha offered to resign over the postponement of the country's World Cup Qualifier against England last week.
25/10/2012

BUFFALO'S PROPOSED FACE LIFT

Buffalo may be in line for a huge face-lift if a proposed sports and entertainment complex gets the go ahead.
24/10/2012

SANTOS STADIUM GAINS PERMISSION TO REOPEN

Follow our report on Saturday, Brazil's sports tribunal has cleared Santos to host matches at its Vila Belmiro Stadium.
24/10/2012

DOWDY-FICKLEN STADIUM VANDALISED

East Carolina's Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium complex was vandalised over the weekend at a cost estimated at $35,000.
23/10/2012

YORK CITY RALLY FOR BIGGER STADIUM

York City chairman Jason McGill is hoping the capacity of the planned new community sports stadium can be increased.
22/10/2012

FAN IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER METLIFE FALL

A spectator has been critically injured after falling from an escalator at a height of over 20 feet at Sunday's NFL match-up between New York Giants and Washington Redskins at the MetLife Stadium.
21/10/2012

EARTHQUAKES SET NEW WORLD RECORD

San Jose Earthquakes’ stadium build started in record fashion as 6,256 people turned out to assist with the groundbreak.
21/10/2012

AMBULANCE PROBLEM LEADS TO SANTOS STADIUM CLOSURE

Santos have been prohibited from hosting matches at its Vila Belmiro Stadium by the Brazil's sports tribunal.
20/10/2012

HEC INTERNATIONAL STADIUM GIVEN THE GREEN LIGHT

The newly-constructed HEC Internationl Stadium in Ranchi has been approved by the International Cricket Council.
19/10/2012

THE VIKINGS ARE COMING TO WEMBLEY

 London's Wembley Stadium will play host to two regular season NFL games as of next year.
18/10/2012

1860 MUNICH TO PUSH FOR A NEW STADIUM

1860 Munich looking to push ahead with plans for a new stadium despite the absence of financial support from Jordan investor Hasan Ismaik.
17/10/2012

CONCERN BUILDS OVER BRAZIL STADIUMS

FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke is worried about the slow pace of construction at some Confederations Cup stadiums, saying Brazil has to "speed up" work to make sure all six venues are ready in time for next year's tournament.
16/10/2012

NEW HAMILTON PAN AM SOCCER STADIUM

The Ivor Wynne Stadium, an 84-year-old venue in North Ontario, will be demolished in December, giving way in 2014 to a new $145.7million facility that will be the new home of the Canadian Football League's Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
13/10/2012

HAMMERS STILL WANT OLYMPIC STADIUM

West Ham United remain committed to becoming tenants of the Olympic Stadium.
12/10/2012

CASTLEFORD MAY RENOVATE INSTEAD OF MOVE

Castleford Tigers may change their mind regarding the build of a new West Yorkshire stadium, and re-develop their current home Wheldon Road instead.
11/10/2012

AIRDRIE UNITED AND QUEEN'S PARK TO GROUNDSHARE

Airdrie United may step up to end Queen's Park's stadium search.
10/10/2012

AS ROMA WANT NEW STADIUM BY 2017

A.S. Roma President James Pallotta states the club will have its own stadium by 2017.
10/10/2012

ROBINS' STADIUM REFURB PUT ON HOLD

Cheltenham Town chairman Paul Baker says the state of current economic climate means it is not right for the club to rebuild their main stand.
10/10/2012

LYON’S NEW STADIUM ON TRACK

Olympique Lyon chairman Jean-Michel Aulas is confident the club's new stadium will be delivered on time ahead of the 2015/16 season.
10/10/2012

POTENTIAL RWC VENUES ANNOUNCED

Organisers have announced the potential venues for the 2015 Rugby World Cup and amongst those selected is Wembley Stadium and the Olympic Stadium.
09/10/2012

WONGA SECURE STADIUM DEAL

Payday lender Wonga will become Newcastle United's main sponsor after agreeing a four-year deal with the north east outfit.
09/10/2012

PAYDAY LENDER SET TO SIGN DEAL

Newcastle United look set to sign a deal with payday lender Wonga.
08/10/2012

MLS A MONTH AWAY FROM AGREEING QUEENS STADIUM

Major League Soccer have moved closer to finalising a deal for a $300 million soccer stadium in Flushing Meadows - Corona Park, Queens.
07/10/2012

BUCK SHAW UNSUITABLE FOR MLS CUP FINAL

San Jose Earthquakes' MLS leading record has caused a problem for the league as the MLS Cup final may now be played in one of the league's smallest venues.
07/10/2012

ORIENT WOULD CHANGE NAME

Leyton Orient owner Barry Hearn plans to change the club’s name to London Orient if they are successful with their bid to ground-share the Olympic Stadium with West Ham United.
05/10/2012

RUSSIAN WORLD CUP STADIUM TO COST $320 MILLION

Authorities of Samara have stated the construction of a 44,000-seater arena for the 2018 World Cup would cost $320 million.
05/10/2012

AFC WIMBLEDON MOVING CLOSER TO HOME

Plans to renovate the Wimbledon Greyhound Stadium could see the venue become a 10,000 to 15,000-seater football stadium.
04/10/2012

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION PLAN NEW STADIUM

New England's current attendance issues may be coming to an end as the club have begun designing new soccer-only stadium.
03/10/2012

LA MOVE CLOSER TO NFL INVOLVEMENT

Los Angeles' proposed return to the National Football League has moved even closer this week as the city's council approved AEG's plans for a downtown NFL-spec stadium, already named Farmers Field.
01/10/2012

WALLACE WADE STADIUM RENOVATION PLANS RELEASED

Duke University have announced they are going to perform a major renovation on Wallace Wade Stadium, the first notable alteration since the stadium opened in 1929.
01/10/2012

BROOKLYN STADIUM OFFICIALLY OPENED

Brooklyn's new stadium was opened in style on Friday with rapper Jay Z kicking off the party.
29/09/2012

D.C. UNITED'S PROPOSED NEW STADIUM TO BE ON BUZZARD POINT

D.C. United's owner and general partner Jason Levien promised to overcome the district politics halting a stadium build when he took over in July and has found it to be much easier than anticipated.
24/09/2012

LIVERPOOL EXPECTED TO TURN BACKS ON NEW STADIUM

Liverpool's 10-year stadium saga may have come to a conclusion as the Reds' American owners look set commit to developing Anfield to a 60,000-capacity venue with 7,000 corporate seats, instead of constructing a new stadium.
22/09/2012

UGANDA GETS NEW BASEBALL STADIUM

Ugandan Baseball and Softball have been given a boost this week as the sport's association (UBASA) is set to received $100,000 from the Japanese Embassy to construct a modern stadium.
22/09/2012

GAA WILL PAY €160 MILLION TO IMPROVE TWO STADIUMS

The Gaelic Athletic Association has announced they will invest financially to modernise Pairc Ui Chaoimh and Casement Park.
21/09/2012

NEW STADIUM FOR SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS

Canadian Football League franchise Saskatchewan Roughriders have moved closer to a new home as the city of Regina announced a proposed 33,000-seat stadium.
20/09/2012

POTENTIAL IMPROVEMENT TO CLEVELAND BROWNS STADIUM

The Cleveland Browns are exploring a possible improvement to the Cleveland Browns Stadium.
20/09/2012

ENGLAND TO PLAY WORLD CUP GAME UP NORTH

2015 Rugby World Cup organisers have opened discussions with the RFU over England potentially playing one group game away from their usual Twickenham home.
18/09/2012

POOR KICKING WAS NOT DUE TO STADIUM

Forsyth Barr Stadium chief executive David Davies said the enclosed stadium was not to blame for South Africa's poor kicking in their defeat to New Zealand.
17/09/2012

ROYALS EMPLOYEE SHOT IN KAUFFMAN STADIUM CAR PARK

A Kansas City Royals parking employee was shot on Friday afternoon by a gunman who later turned the gun on himself. 
15/09/2012

SYDNEY CHANGE GROUND

Sydney FC and star striker Alessandro Del Piero have moved their second home game of the A-League campaign.
14/09/2012

ARENA CORINTHIANS TO BREAK RECORD

The 2014 FIFA World Cup venue in Sao Paulo will include the world's biggest LED stadium panel.
12/09/2012

BLATTER OPENS DOOR TO JAPAN WORLD CUP

President of FIFA Sepp Blatter has stated Japan could still host the FIFA Women's World Cup despite staging the 2019 Rugby World Cup in the same year.
12/09/2012

WEMBLEY STADIUM TO BE RENAMED

Wembley Stadium, the home of English football, is reported to be in advanced stages with five companies over a possible naming rights deal.
11/09/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM MAY HOST RUGBY WORLD CUP

Organisers of the 2015 Rugby World Cup have expressed their desire to use the Olympic Stadium as a host venue during the tournament.
11/09/2012

SPARTAN STADIUM EXPANSION

Michigan State University trustees have approved an $18 million stadium expansion.
11/09/2012

WEST HAM TO MAKE OLYMPIC STADIUM A MULTI-PURPOSE VENUE

 West Ham United are reportedly wanting to convert the Olympic Stadium, if they are awarded with the lease, into a multi-purpose venue.
11/09/2012

HURST WANTS WEST HAM STADIUM MOVE

West Ham United and England legend Geoff Hurst believes for West Ham United to become a bigger club they must move to the Olympic Stadium.
09/09/2012

TENNIS STADIUM COLLAPSES

Heavy rain and high winds caused part of an Indonesian tennis stadium to collapse.
07/09/2012

GOVERNMENT TURNS ON ZENIT'S STADIUM

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has cut handouts for Zenit St. Petersburg's new stadium.
03/09/2012

OREGON'S SELL-OUT STREAK CONTINUES

 Oregon Ducks' impressive streak of selling-out home games continues.
01/09/2012

STADIUM STAND RENAMED AFTER GOLD MEDALIST

Sheffield United have re-named a stand after London 2012 Olympic gold medalist Jessica Ennis.
31/08/2012

FAN DIES AT RELIANT STADIUM

 A spectator fell to his death during a pre-season Houston Texans game.
31/08/2012

FOOTBALL STADIUM TO BE BUILT IN NAMIBE

Namibe's strategy to develop sports in the country will include a 10,000-seater football stadium in the south-western province, Angop.
29/08/2012

CALIFORNIA MEMORIAL STADIUM TO SPEND BIG IN REVAMP

The California Memorial Stadium has kicked off an impressive $321 million renovation project that will revamp the historic venue.
27/08/2012

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS TO PLAY ANNUAL NFL MATCH AT WEMBLEY

Jacksonville Jaguars have announced a deal that will see them play a regular NFL season game at London's Wembley Stadium from 2013 to 2016.
21/08/2012

MILLENNIUM STADIUM PRAISED AFTER LONDON 2012

The Millennium Stadium has been praised by officials at the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games.
18/08/2012

EXTRA PARALYMPIC TICKETS GO ON SALE

With the London 2012 Paralympic Games just under two weeks away, the London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) has released a further 45,000 tickets for general sale.
16/08/2012

MLS CLOSING IN ON NEW YORK STADIUM DEAL

Major League Soccer is getting closer to an agreement with state and city officials regarding the construction of a 25,000 seater soccer-stadium complex costing $300 million located in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, New York City.
15/08/2012

BANGOR SIGN DEAL

Bangor City Football Club have announced they have signed a three-year sponsorship deal with The Book People.
14/08/2012

ALLARDYCE FEARS OLYMPIC STADIUM "WHITE ELEPHANT"

West Ham United are back on the trail of obtaining the Olympic Stadium lease.
13/08/2012

AFC R&D TO OPEN NEW STAND

AFC Rushden & Diamonds have announced a new terrace will officially be opened on Saturday 18th August.
13/08/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM COST RISES

The estimated cost of hosting Premier League football in the Olympic Stadium has risen.
07/08/2012

DODGER STADIUM RENOVATIONS TO START THIS WINTER

Anticipated renovations of the Dodger Stadium will start this winter as stated by President and part-owner Stan Kasten.
07/08/2012

INTER CLOSER TO SAN SIRO EXIT

 Inter Milan are moving closer to leaving the San Siro which they share with Milan rivals AC Milan.
07/08/2012

RIO 2016 WILL AVOID EMPTY SEATS

The problem of empty seats has plagued the London Olympic Games but Brazilian organisers promise they will not have the same issue in 2016.
07/08/2012

HUDDERSFIELD ADOPT NEW STADIUM NAME

Huddersfield Town's stadium has been renamed as The John Smith’s Stadium.
02/08/2012

OLYMPIC CAULDRON RELOCATED

The Olympic cauldron has been moved to its news position in preparation for the athletics.
30/07/2012

CHELSEA STADIUM MOVE TAKES ANOTHER BAD TURN

Chelsea's potential move to a new stadium is wrapped in further controversy after another Chelsea Pitch Owners meeting ended with more frustration.
25/07/2012

LINCOLN TRUST BACK CLUB SCHEME

The Lincoln City Supporters Trust have got involved in the club's 'Name Our Stadium' scheme by purchasing over a £1000 worth of tickets.
25/07/2012

BOURNEMOUTH FINALISE STADIUM DEAL

Bournemouth have revealed a deal to sell the naming rights of their Dean Court stadium.
23/07/2012

COUNTY RE-NAME STADIUM

Ross County have re-named their Victoria Park ground as the Global Energy Stadium.
20/07/2012

BEES' STADIUM MOVE APPROVED

League 2 Barnet will play in Harrow from the start of the 2013-14 season.
20/07/2012

HEARN WANTS OLYMPIC STADIUM GROUNDSHARE

Leyton Orient chairman Barry Hearn says a groundshare with West Ham United in the Olympic Stadium would be ideal.
18/07/2012

FC UNITED MOVE CLOSER TO NEW STADIUM

FC United of Manchester's plans to build a new stadium have advanced.
17/07/2012

OXFORD PLAN TO PURCHASE KASSAM STADIUM

New Oxford United chairman Ian Lenagan has stated the club are hoping to buy the Kassam Stadium.
15/07/2012

SARACENS ANNOUNCE STADIUM OPENER

Saracens' new Copthall Stadium will host a match for the first time on 16th February 2013 against Exeter Chiefs.
13/07/2012

MAIDSTONE UNITED MOVE HOME

After 24 years of exile, Maidstone United Football Club have moved home.
13/07/2012

NORTHAMPTON MOVE CLOSER TO STADIUM REDEVELOPMENT

A deal to allow Northampton Town to redevelop land around their Sixfields Stadium has been agreed.
11/07/2012

HUSKY STADIUM AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

University of Washington officials have expressed their comfort with the construction progress of Husky Stadium by moving the first fixture forward.
11/07/2012

QPR TO ANNOUNCE NEW STADIUM PLANS

QPR's plans for a new £180m 45,000-seater stadium are expected to be revealed on Monday.
10/07/2012

WESTPAC STADIUM TO UNDERGO MAJOR REDEVELOPMENT

New plans for a multi-million dollar redevelopment of the Westpac Stadium has been unveiled by the Wellington Regional Stadium Trust.
10/07/2012

BATTERSEA STADIUM A NO-GO FOR CHELSEA

Chelsea will not be building a new stadium at Battersea Power Station.
06/07/2012

QPR CONSIDER STADIUM SITES

Queens Park Rangers chairman Tony Fernandes has said the club are looking at three potential sites for a new stadium.
05/07/2012

LIVERPOOL'S NEW STADIUM ON TRACK

Liverpool's plans for a new stadium are on schedule.
04/07/2012

49ERS STADIUM FEUD HITS COURT

The proposed NFL stadium in Santa Clara has taken another twist.
04/07/2012

RUSSIA TO BUILD FIRST RUGBY STADIUM

Russia is to construct a world-class rugby stadium in Monino, just outside Moscow.
03/07/2012

CARDIFF TO HOST SUPER CUP

UEFA have confirmed the 2014 Super Cup will take place in Cardiff, Wales.
03/07/2012

FFR STADIUM SITE SELECTED

The plans for a new French Rugby Federation (FFR) stadium have progressed.
03/07/2012

STAMFORD SET FOR NEW STADIUM

Stamford AFC have announced that they have been given planning permission by South Kesteven District Council for a new 1,500-seater stadium.
30/06/2012

BRENTFORD CLOSE IN ON NEW STADIUM

Brentford have purchased a site at Lionel Road in which they plan to build a new stadium on.
29/06/2012

BARCELONA PUT RENOVATIONS ON HOLD

FC Barcelona President Sandro Rosell has stated stadium renovations to Camp Nou will be put on hold.
28/06/2012

SOCCEREX CONVENTION IN HIGH DEMAND

Soccerex has confirmed that 80% of the exhibition space for the Global Convention in Rio de Janerio has already been sold.
28/06/2012

DAVIS WADE STADIUM TO UNDERGO RENOVATION

Mississippi State University Athletics Director Scott Stricklin anticipates the school will break ground on an $80 million expansion of the Davis Wade Stadium.
26/06/2012

TORCH VISITS THE DON VALLEY

Sheffield's Don Valley Stadium was the starting point for day 39 of the Olympic torch relay as the flame travels from Sheffield to Cleethorpes.
26/06/2012

TIGERS STADIUM UNAFFECTED BY WILDCATS' PLANS

Castleford Tigers have vowed their plans for a new stadium will continue despite Wakefield Wildcats' ground being given the go-ahead.
26/06/2012

UNIVERSITY REVEAL UPGRADE PLANS

The University of Missouri have revealed plans to upgrade their Memorial Stadium.
26/06/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM COULD HOST F1

F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has been approached about staging a London Grand Prix in and around the Olympic Stadium.
22/06/2012

MOYES OPEN TO GROUNDSHARE

Everton boss David Moyes has admitted he would be open to sharing a stadium with rivals Liverpool.
22/06/2012

WILDCATS' FUTURE SECURE

Jubilant Wakefield Wildcats chiefs say the club’s future is secure after victory in a planning battle over a new stadium.
22/06/2012

LEGENDS LINE UP FOR SOCCEREX

Soccerex has announced the initial line-up of international football legends that will be gracing this year’s Football Festival on the Copacabana beach.
22/06/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM GETS ARCHITECTURE AWARD

The Olympic Stadium has been named on a list of Britain's best new buildings.
21/06/2012

VICTORY FOR THE WILDCATS

Planning permission for Wakefield Wildcats' new stadium has been passed.
21/06/2012

EXTRA LONDON 2012 TICKETS GO ON SALE

A further batch of Olympic tickets to see sport at the Olympic Park are on sale.
16/06/2012

LIVERPOOL OWNER QUESTIONS IMPACT OF NEW STADIUM

Liverpool’s main owner John W Henry has questioned the belief that a new stadium will significantly improve the club’s finances.
15/06/2012

DATE CONFIRMED FOR ROVERS STADIUM MEETING

Bristol Rovers have confirmed that plans for a new stadium will be considered by South Gloucestershire Council (SGC) at a meeting on 19 July.
15/06/2012

NEW STADIUM FOR BRISTOL CITY DRAGS ON

It appears the long drawn out process on Bristol City Football Club’s future home will take a little longer to be decided.
13/06/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM TO BE TRANSFORMED INTO BRITISH COUNTRYSIDE

The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) has announced that the Olympic Stadium will be transformed into the British countryside for the opening ceremony.
12/06/2012

CHELSEA LOSE IN BID FOR BATTERSEA POWER STATION

Chelsea Football Club has failed in their attempt to build a new 60,000-seater stadium at London's Battersea Power Station.
09/06/2012

QPR PONDER STADIUM FUTURE

Officials from Queens Park Rangers Football Club are considering the future of their stadium as they look build upon their first season back in the Premier League.
07/06/2012

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS LOOK TO SOLAR STADIUM

NRG Energy and The Kraft Group have started construction of a futuristic solar canopy at Patriot Place that will provide 1 MW solar powered electricity.
04/06/2012

HAMPDEN PARK TO FLY SALTIRE FLAG DURING LONDON 2012

The saltire flag will be allowed to fly over Scotland's national football stadium during the London Olympics, after confirmation from organisers.
01/06/2012

COUNTY MOVE TO RODNEY PARADE

Newport County have confirmed they will play at Rodney Parade from next season.
01/06/2012

SOCCEREX LAUNCH EURO 2012 FANTASY LEAGUE GAME

Soccerex, the global leader for the business of football, has launched a Fantasy League game for the 2012 UEFA European Championships. 
28/05/2012

NEWPORT COUNTY EXTEND STADIUM TALKS

Discussions for Newport County Football Club to play at Rodney Parade rugby ground will continue into next week after the deadline was extended.
25/05/2012

OLYMPIC FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT TICKETS ON PUBLIC SALE

More tickets for the London 2012 Olympic Football matches at the Millennium Stadium are now on public sale.
23/05/2012

DONCASTER ROVERS MAY TAKE CONTROL OF KEEPMOAT STADIUM

Doncaster Rovers Football Club could take over the management of the Keepmoat Stadium if the Council agrees to the recommendation of officers.
18/05/2012

STADIUM CHAOS IN ISTANBUL

Hordes of angry Fenerbahce fans clashed with Turkish police and occupied the pitch following a league title match.
13/05/2012

GUERNSEY TARGET NEW STADIUM

Guernsey Football Club have announced that it could move into its own stadium after gaining promotion again this campaign.
11/05/2012

WEMBLEY TO HOST 2013 RUGBY LEAGUE WORLD CUP SEMI FINALS

Wembley Stadium has announced it will host the 2013 Rugby League World Cup semi-finals on the same day.
07/05/2012

CHELSEA SUBMIT BID FOR BATTERSEA POWER STATION

Chelsea Football Club has made a bid for Battersea Power Station which could trigger a £1bn redevelopment of the site in a brand new 60,000-seater stadium.
05/05/2012

OLYMPIC STADIUM OPENING EVENT

A host of celebrities and sports stars will celebrate the opening of the Olympic Stadium with over 40,000 spectators on Saturday 5 May.
04/05/2012

CHELSEA MAY STAY AT STAMFORD BRIDGE

Chelsea Football Club may well stay at their historic home if local council officials can agree redevelopment plans of the 42,055-seater stadium.
27/04/2012

COUNCIL SEEK PUBLIC VIEW ON CLAIRVILLE STADIUM

The public are being invited to give their views on plans for the site of a Middlesbrough athletics arena.
22/04/2012

STADIUM CONSTRUCTION FOR BRAZIL 2014 RESUMES

Work has restarted on numerous venues in Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup after a two-week strike ended.
18/04/2012

EURO 2012 GETTING CLOSER WITH UEFA VISIT

With EURO 2012 in Poland and Ukraine fast approaching, UEFA officials visited the two host countries on Thursday.
12/04/2012

BATH CITY RENAME STADIUM AFTER FUNDRAISER

Bath City Football Club will play at Mayday Trust Park next season instead of Twerton Park after a charity fundraiser.
09/04/2012

WEMBLEY STADIUM APPOINTS NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Wembley Stadium has confirmed the appointment of two new non-executive directors as the venue looks forward to the fifth anniversary of its official re-opening this May.
07/04/2012

MOUNTAIN BIKE VENUE ON COURSE FOR THE GAMES

The London 2012 Organising Committee has announced improvements and alterations to the Mountain Bike venue at Hadleigh Farm in Essex.
05/04/2012

AMEX STADIUM SHORTLISTED FOR FOUR AWARDS

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club’s new stadium has been shortlisted for four international awards.
04/04/2012

SOCCEREX: BIG SUCCESS IN MANCHESTER

Everybody from commercial directors to stadium suppliers converged on Manchester last week for the Soccerex European Forum.
01/04/2012

MILLENNIUM STADIUM SUPPORTS EARTH HOUR

The Millennium Stadium will join iconic landmarks all over the country by switching off its lights to support WWF's Earth Hour today at 8.30pm.
31/03/2012

WEMBLEY STADIUM CELEBRATES FIFTH ANNIVERSARY

Saturday 24 March 2012 marked the fifth anniversary of the first official football match played at the new Wembley.
26/03/2012

JOIN THE NPOWER FANPOWER STADIUM

As the season enters its final straight, you can help secure £30,000 for your club courtesy of a new competition from npower.
22/03/2012

LISBON TO HOST CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL 2014

UEFA has revealed the stadiums that will host the 2014 Champions League final and the Europa League final 2014.
20/03/2012

NEW STADIUM CLOSER FOR FC UNITED

Supporters of fan-owned FC United of Manchester are celebrating after raising more than £1.6m to help fund a new football ground and community sports facility.
19/03/2012

STUDENTS BREAK GROUND ON RAYEN STADIUM RENOVATIONS

Students and committee members from Youngstown City Schools in Ohio gathered together to celebrate the start of $3m facelift at Rayen Stadium.
16/03/2012

NEW YORK STADIUM NEARING COMPLETION

Construction on the future home of Rotherham United Football Club is nearing completion.
15/03/2012

NEW TEMPORARY VENUE AT CHRISTCHURCH

As Christchurch continues the painstaking process of rebuilding after last year’s destructive earthquake, there are optimistic signs of renewal are emerging across the infrastructure landscape of the southern New Zealand city.
10/03/2012

STADIUM TO STADIUM RUN NEEDS HELP

A 160-mile charity race ending at the Millennium Stadium needs more participants for this year's event, to raise significant funds for cancer research.
07/03/2012

KEEPMOAT STADIUM PITCH CRITICISED

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club manager Gus Poyet has criticised the playing surface at Keepmoat Stadium after his side slumped to a draw at bottom of the table Doncaster Rovers.
04/03/2012

CHELSEA DISMISS STAMFORD BRIDGE REDEVELOPMENT

Chelsea Football Club has announced that any potential redevelopment of Stamford Bridge is unfeasible due to cost and timescales.
03/03/2012

CORNWALL COUNCIL REJECTS FUNDING STADIUM

A £15m stadium project in Cornwall will not be funded by any local council money it has been announced.
01/03/2012

FIRST OFFICIAL MARRIAGE PROPOSAL AT WEMBLEY

Today for the first time ever at Wembley Stadium, one brave England fan upheld the leap year tradition of asking for her man’s hand in marriage.
29/02/2012

SEWARD ADMINISTRATION NO EFFECT ON BOURNEMOUTH

AFC Bournemouth has stated that the announcement of Seward Motor Group entering administration will not affect the club.
22/02/2012

ASHTON VALE STADIUM SET FOR GREEN LIGHT

After months of setbacks and delays, Bristol City Football Club look set to begin work on a brand new 30,000-seater stadium.
20/02/2012

ROSS COUNTY TO INCREASE SEATING CAPACITY

Ross County Football Club has announced plans to install new seating at their stadium in order to meet criteria for the Scottish Premier League.
19/02/2012

WEMBLEY SHORTLISTED AT SPORT INDUSTRY AWARDS 2012

Wembley’s Greatest Event has been shortlisted for the Sports Industry Award 2012 in the Best Use of Digital Communications in Sport Category.
15/02/2012

GREEN LIGHT FOR MCDONALDS THREATENS LIBERTY STADIUM EXPANSION

Swansea City Football Club's hopes of expanding their stadium may have taken a blow after Councillors approved plans for a new restaurant next to the site.
12/02/2012

MILLERS LOOK TO NEW EMPIRE AT NEW STADIUM

The company behind the success of the Telstra Dome in Australia, Coventry's Ricoh Arena and Cardiff City's ground has turned its focus to South Yorkshire's newest football stadium.
10/02/2012

RENAME BATH CITY STADIUM FOR £50

Bath City Football Club has come up with an innovative way to increase revenue at their stadium.
09/02/2012

DERBY COUNTY MATCH OFF DUE TO SNOW

Derby County Football Club’s npower Championship home fixture with Nottingham Forest has been postponed on safety grounds.
05/02/2012

NFL MATCH AT WEMBLEY IN DOUBT

Hopes for another NFL game in London have been dashed following a legal dispute involving one of the teams, the St Louis Rams.
04/02/2012

SARACENS GET GREEN LIGHT TO REDEVELOP COPTHALL STADIUM

Saracens Rugby Club has been given unanimous Council approval to plans to revive their stadium increasing capacity to 10,000.
03/02/2012

SPURS TO BUILD NEW STADIUM IN TOTTENHAM

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club appears to have shelved plans to move away after making a joint pledge with Haringey Council for a major regeneration of North Tottenham.
01/02/2012

FINAL UEFA EURO 2012 STADIUM UNVEILED

The eighth and final venue for the UEFA European Championships 2012 has been officially opened in style as thousands of people attended a free music festival.
29/01/2012

DATES AGREED FOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAY-OFFS 2013 AT WEMBLEY

The Football League and Football Association have reached agreement regarding the scheduling of the 2012/13 npower Football League Play-Off Finals at Wembley Stadium.
26/01/2012

ASHTON GATE TO HOST WOMEN'S CUP FINAL

Bristol will host the Women’s FA Cup Final for the first time in May.
23/01/2012

NEWCASTLE COUNCIL SNUB ST JAMES’ PARK NAME CHANGE

Newcastle City Council has called on Newcastle United Football Club not to change the name of St James’ Park.
20/01/2012

REEBOK STADIUM TO BUILD STATUE OF NAT LOFTHOUSE

Bolton Wanderer’s Football Club will build a statue outside its stadium in memory of former player Nat Lofthouse.
16/01/2012

FULHAM SUBMIT PLANS TO DEVELOP CRAVEN COTTAGE

Fulham Football Club have submitted plans to redevelop their home at Craven Cottage into a 30,000-seater stadium.
12/01/2012

STADIUM PLANS APPROVED FOR WORCESTER

Plans to build a new stadium for Worcester City Football Club have been approved by the city council.
09/01/2012

NEW MULTI-SPORT ARENA FOR DERBY

Derby City Council have submitted plans for a brand new £20m multi sports arena in the city.
07/01/2012

SEAGULLS REVEAL STADIUM AND FACILITY EXPANSION

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club has announced plans to expand its stadium and build new training facilities.
05/01/2012

2011 STADIUM ROUND-UP

The last 12 months have been really exciting for both stadium and sports fans alike.
01/01/2012

BANGOR CITY BID FAREWELL TO FARRAR ROAD

Bangor City Football Club has played the last game at Farrar Road stadium, its home for over 80 years.
30/12/2011

FIR PARK DAMAGED BY HIGH WINDS

Motherwell Football Club has called off its home Scottish Premier League match against Dunfermline for safety reasons.
28/12/2011

MAN CITY GET COUNCIL BACKING FOR PLANS

Manchester City Football Club plans for a brand new academy and training complex have been backed by the council's planning committee.
23/12/2011

MILLERS ANNOUNCE NEW STADIUM NAME

Rotherham United Football Club have announced their new stadium will be called The New York Stadium.
19/12/2011

AMEX STADIUM CAPACITY TO INCREASE

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club has confirmed its planning application for an extra 8,000 seats has been submitted to the council.
14/12/2011

ARSENAL 125 STATUES

Arsenal Football Club celebrated 125 years since they played their first game this weekend and with it, the unveiling of three new permanent fixtures outside the Emirates Stadium.
12/12/2011

CHINESE GUINEA STADIUM

Construction of a 50,000-seater stadium in the Guinean capital Conakry, will be completed by Chinese architects this week.
08/12/2011

ATHLETICO MADRID LOOK TO NEW STADIUM

Athletico Madrid have revealed plans to move away from their current Vicente Calderon home as soon as 2015.
07/12/2011

MOLINEUX EXPANSION DELAY

Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club have today announced an unavoidable, weather-related delay with completion of the roof on their Stan Cullis Stand at the Molineux.
05/12/2011

FOREST GREEN INSTALL SOLAR PANELS ON STADIUM ROOF

Non League football club Forest Green Rovers are certainly living up to their name after installing solar panels on their stadium roof.
04/12/2011

BASINGTOKE ANNOUNCE NEW PLANS STADIUM

Basingstoke Town Football Club has announced plans to relocate to a new £10m stadium.
01/12/2011

CHELSEA HOPE TO POWER STADIUM MOVE

Chelsea Football Club is now exploring the possibility of building a new 60,000-seater stadium at Battersea Power Station.
24/11/2011

MILLENNIUM STADIUM WINS TOP AWARD

The Millennium Stadium has been declared the best rugby venue of the year over competition from around the world.
24/11/2011

BANGOR CITY SEEK STADIUM NAMING RIGHTS DEAL

Bangor City Football Club is looking for sponsors for their brand new stadium which is currently being built of the outskirts of the city.
21/11/2011

CARLISLE TO LEAVE BRUNTON PARK

Carlisle United Football Club has announced plans to build a brand new 12,000-seater stadium.
18/11/2011

ST HELENS REVEAL NEW STADIUM NAME

St Helens' new rugby league stadium will be named Langtree Park, it was revealed today.
15/11/2011

SWEDBANK ARENA TO OPEN AGAINST ENGLAND

England will face Sweden in a friendly in Stockholm next year in the inaugural opening their new national stadium.
14/11/2011

CHELSEA SEEK STADIUM NAMING RIGHTS DEAL

Chelsea Football Club has announced it hopes to secure a naming rights deal before the start of next season.
09/11/2011

MK DONS STADIUM EXPANSION

MK Dons Football Club has announced plans to complete the second phase of their stadium by the start of next season.
08/11/2011

THE SIR ALEX FERGUSON STAND UNVEILED

Manchester United Football Club has renamed the North Stand at Old Trafford to commemorate 25 years of service by their manager.
06/11/2011

INTERNATIONAL RUGBY LEAGUE RETURNS TO WEMBLEY

International Rugby League will return to Wembley Stadium for the first time since 1997 when the second round of fixtures in the 2011 Gillette Four Nations series take place at the national stadium this autumn.
02/11/2011

CHERRIES REJECTED IN STADIUM BUY BACK DEAL

AFC Bournemouth has revealed it has failed with two attempts to buy back its stadium.
01/11/2011

CHELSEA FAIL IN STADIUM BID

Chelsea Football Club has failed in its attempt to buy back the freehold of Stamford Bridge following an unsuccessful general meeting of Chelsea Pitch Owners shareholders.
28/10/2011

STEELWORK STARTS AT NEW ROTHERHAM STADIUM

Rotherham United Football Club chairman Tony Stewart fielded questions from the gathering press at the Guest and Chrimes foundry site, following the first piece of framework being put in place, declaring it “a big day for Rotherham.”
25/10/2011

MAN CITY PLAN INCREASED CAPACITY

Manchester City Football Club look set to become even noisier neighbours for rivals United as the club plans to transform their stadium.
23/10/2011

LONDON 2012 VELODROME WINS TOP AWARD

The London 2012 Velodrome has been awarded a prestigious accolade that recognises the best of British design and service.
16/10/2011

AMEX STADIUM TO HOST FIRST INTERNATIONAL

The American Express Community Stadium will get its first taste of international football by hosting England Under-19s against Denmark in a friendly on 10 November.
10/10/2011

FULHAM SEEK TO EXPAND CRAVEN COTTAGE

Premier League outfit Fulham Football Club has announced plans to redevelop Craven Cottage.
08/10/2011

ABERDEEN STADIUM UP FOR SALE

Aberdeen Football Club's relocation to a new stadium at Loirston Loch is making progress after the club put Pittodrie Stadium up for sale.
05/10/2011

CHELSEA MOVE CLOSER TO NEW STADIUM

Chelsea Football Club have moved closer towards building a new stadium after announcing plans to buy back parts of Stamford Bridge from supporters.
03/10/2011

UKRAINE MAKES STADIUM PROGRESS FOR EURO 2012

UEFA President Michel Platini has given encouraging words to Ukraine as the nation is set to co-host Europe’s finest football talents next summer at Euro 2012.
27/09/2011

NORTHAMPTON SAINTS TO INCREASE CAPACITY AT FRANKLINS GARDENS

Northampton Saints Rugby Club has announced plans to increase the capacity of their stadium to 15,000.
24/09/2011

PRIDE PARK CHARITY SIT IN

Sitting on a chair may not sound like an impressive charity fundraiser but when you plan to sit on 33,597 at a football stadium in Derby it becomes a little more cheeky.
22/09/2011

SPURS TO BUILD NEW STADIUM NEXT TO WHITE HART LANE

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has signed a planning agreement to build a brand new stadium next to White Hart Lane.
20/09/2011

MOLINEUX INSTALLS NEW SEATING

Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club has installed 8,000 new seats at their home stadium.
16/09/2011

STADIUM BOOST FOR YORK CITY

York City Football Club’s hopes for a new community stadium were boosted after the Football Stadia Improvement Fund agreed to extend the terms of their £2 million loan to the club.
15/09/2011

NEW STADIUM CLOSE FOR CAMBRIDGE UNITED

The landlords of Cambridge United Football Club have identified two preferred locations for a new community stadium.
13/09/2011

EDEN PARK KICKS OFF RUGBY WORLD CUP

The opening ceremony and the first match of the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand kicks off in Auckland tonight in the redeveloped Eden Park stadium.
09/09/2011

NFL LAUNCHES WEMBLEY TICKET SALES

The final countdown to the NFL’s return to the UK begins on Sunday with the first full day of the new season and the launch of public ticket sales for the International Series game on October 23.
08/09/2011

RUN IN THE OLYMPIC STADIUM

Thousands of runners will have the opportunity to be the first person to cross the Olympic Stadium finish line following the announcement of the National Lottery Olympic Park Run.
05/09/2011

CROCODILE STADIUM GIVES SMILE TO BURSASPOR FANS

Turkish professional football side Bursaspor has begun construction on a brand new 45,000-seater stadium that has a real architectural bite.
29/08/2011

BANGOR BEGINS WORK ON NEW STADIUM

Bangor City Football Club has started construction of their new 3,000-capacity stadium.
27/08/2011

ABERDEEN'S STADIUM SEARCH TO CONTINUE

Aberdeen Football Club's plan to move to Loiston Loch concluded in a 'no' vote by Aberdeen City Council but the club have confirmed they will be investigating other options for the a new home.
27/08/2011

GREEN BAY PLAN LAMBEAU FIELD EXPANSION

NFL Superbowl champions the Green Bay Packers has announced $130m expansion plans for their stadium.
26/08/2011

OLYMPIC STADIUM DECISION GRANTED JUDICIAL REVIEW

Tottenham Hotspur and Leyton Orient Football Clubs have been granted a judicial review into the decision over the future of the Olympic Stadium.
25/08/2011

EARTHQUAKE HITS OHIO BASEBALL GAME

Cleveland Indians felt the ground move during their defeat against the Seattle Mariners after a magnitude-5.8 earthquake has shook the east coast of the United States.
24/08/2011

WAKEFIELD WILDCATS EXTEND STADIUM DEAL

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats' has extended the naming rights deal of their stadium for the next two seasons.
22/08/2011

ABERDEEN NAME PREFFERED CONTRACTOR

Construction on Aberdeen Football Club's new £38m home looks set to begin early 2012 after the preferred contractor was announced.
19/08/2011

NOTTS COUNTY TO OPEN NEW JUVENTUS STADIUM

Notts County Football Club will play Juventus in a friendly to mark the opening of the Serie A club's new stadium in Turin.
18/08/2011

LONDON BIDS FOR 2017 WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS

UK Athletics has confirmed it will bid to host the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium in London.
18/08/2011

VANDALS BURN KASSAM STADIUM PITCH

Oxford United Football Club has been on the receiving end of vandalism ahead of their match against Bradford.
13/08/2011

EMIRATES STADIUM ANNOUNCE OFFICIAL BEER PARTNER

Arsenal Football Club has signed Carlsberg for the next three years as its first ever official beer partner.
12/08/2011

MATCH POSTPONED DUE TO LONDON RIOTS

The Premier League has called off Saturday’s opening match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton Football Club due to the recent riots in London.
11/08/2011

WORLD FIRST ENCLOSED TURF STADIUM COMPLETE

Construction is complete at New Zealand’s Forsyth Barr stadium in Dunedin.
07/08/2011

OLYMPIC STADIUM WRAP GETS FUNDING

Olympic organisers have announced chemical company Dow has agreed to fund and make the fabric wrap around the Olympic Stadium.
05/08/2011

GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY TO BUY RACECOURSE GROUND

Glyndwr University has agreed to purchase Wrexham Football Club’s Racecourse Ground and Colliers Park training ground.
04/08/2011

SURVEY REVEALS MATCHDAY COSTS AT FOOTBALL STADIUMS

Football stadiums across England and Scotland have revealed all in a price survey designed to find out the best value venue.
02/08/2011

HILLSBOROUGH APPOINT CATERING CONTRACT

Sheffield Wednesday Football Club has agreed an £8.2m deal with Lindley Venue Catering to provide stadium catering.
01/08/2011

FINAL COUNTDOWN FOR LONDON 2012

With less one year to go until the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, preparations are on track with London’s vision to host a Games is set to become reality.
29/07/2011

BRIGHTON TARGET CAPACITY INCREASE AT NEW STADIUM

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club plan to increase the capacity of their brand new 22,500-seater home.
28/07/2011

CORBY UNVEIL NEW STADIUM NAME

Corby Town Football Club has revealed its new stadium will be known as Steel Park.
25/07/2011

AMEX STADIUM PICKS UP DESIGN AWARD

The American Express Community Stadium for Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club was among the winners at the Structural Steel Design Awards 2011.
22/07/2011

RANGERS TO INVEST £3M AT IBROX

Glasgow Rangers Football Club is investing £3million into their stadium to help improve the matchday fan experience.
21/07/2011

MAN CITY ANNOUNCE EXPANSION PLANS

Manchester City Football Club has begun a public consultation on a proposed youth development and training facility adjacent to their stadium.
18/07/2011

AL WASL FC ANNOUNCE STADIUM REVAMP

Al Wasl Football Club has announced a total revamp of its stadium and pitch in preparation for new coach Diego Maradona's first season in charge.
16/07/2011

SAINTS LOST £1M WITH HEINEKEN CUP GROUND SWITCH

Northampton Saints may have lost £1m in revenue during the Heineken Cup rugby match against Ulster, a study has found.
14/07/2011

REDSKINS UNVEIL PLANS FOR SOLAR POWER

The Washington Redskins have unveiled plans for an eco friendly car park which will help generate electricity for their stadium.
13/07/2011

NO DECISION ON LIVERPOOL STADIUM

Liverpool Football Club has announced it will not rush into any decision regarding a potential move away from their stadium.
12/07/2011

CITY AGREE STADIUM NAMING RIGHTS DEAL

Manchester City Football Club has renamed the City of Manchester Stadium in a 10-year deal with an airline company.
09/07/2011

FC TWENTE STADIUM ROOF COLLAPSE

One person has been killed and more than a dozen injured following the collapse of a stadium roof in the Dutch city of Enschede.
07/07/2011

FOXES IN STADIUM NAMING RIGHTS DEAL

Leicester City Football Club has agreed a new naming rights deal for their stadium.
05/07/2011

WSDL UNVEIL PLANS FOR NEW SPORTS COMPLEX

Wycombe Sports Developments Ltd has unveiled plans of a new stadium and sports village complex in Buckinghamshire.
04/07/2011

VASIL LEVSKI STADIUM TO HOST WALES

The Bulgarian Football Union has confirmed the venue for the match with Wales on Tuesday 11 October 2011.
30/06/2011

SPURS APPLY FOR JUDICIAL REVIEW OVER OLYMPIC STADIUM

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has applied for a judicial review to continue their battle for the future of the Olympic Stadium.
29/06/2011

CARDIFF AND SWANSEA TO HOST WALES INTERNATIONALS

The Wales national football team will play two internationals at the homes of Cardiff and Swansea City Football Club.
28/06/2011

AMSTERDAM ARENA TO HOST 2013 UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE FINAL

The Amsterdam ArenA will host the 2013 UEFA Europa League final.
26/06/2011

FIFA CONCERNED OVER BRAZIL 2014

FIFA has expressed growing concerns over Brazil’s readiness to host the World Cup in 2014.
25/06/2011

OLYMPIC STADIUM JUDICIAL REVIEW REJECTED

The High Court has rejected bids by Tottenham Hotspur and Leyton Orient Football Club for a judicial review into the future of the Olympic Stadium.
23/06/2011

NEW STADIUM PLANS UNVEILED BY FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER

FC United of Manchester has placed plans for a new 5,000-seater stadium on display for local residents.
21/06/2011

WORK BEGINS ON ROTHERHAM STADIUM

Rotherham United Football Club has moved a step closer to their new home as construction begins on the site.
20/06/2011

EXPANSION WORKS BEGIN AT LUBBERS STADIUM

Grand Valley State University has commenced work on a $5 million renovation and expansion project of their home in Michigan.
17/06/2011

WEMBLEY TO HOST 2013 CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL

Wembley Stadium has been chosen to host the 2013 UEFA Champions League Final.
16/06/2011

BRISTOL CITY TRUST SUBMIT 30,000-STRONG PETITION

The Bristol City Supporters Trust handed council officials a petition signed by more than 30,000 people to help push the club closer to a new home.
14/06/2011

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS CLOSER TO NEW HOME

The NFL’s San Francisco 49ers has reached its one-year anniversary of the successful vote to build a new stadium in the heart of Silicon Valley.
13/06/2011

CORBY TOWN STADIUM NAME COMPETITION

A Northamptonshire football club is looking for help from stadia fans to name their new stadium.
10/06/2011

BRISTOL ROVERS PLAN NEW STADIUM

Bristol Rovers Football Club has announced proposals for a new stadium on the outskirts of the city.
09/06/2011

WILDCATS TO IMPROVE HOME FOR SUPER LEAGUE LICENCE

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats has announced ambitious plans to redevelop their home to safeguard their Super League status.
08/06/2011

GATESHEAD TO HOST 2013 EURO ATHLETICS

UKA and Gateshead City Council have been awarded the 2013 European Team Championships by European Athletics.
07/06/2011

BRIGHTON STADIUM CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club looks set to move into their new home after construction on the venue has officially finished.
06/06/2011

DONS PLAN CHANGES TO KINGSMEADOW

After winning promotion to the Football League only a few weeks ago AFC Wimbledon have set their sights on redevelopment of their stadium.
04/06/2011

LESS THAN 100 DAYS UNTIL 2013 RUGBY WORLD CUP

New Zealand has celebrated a major landmark in preparations for the IRB 2011 Rugby World Cup.
02/06/2011

SALE SHARKS CONSIDER FUTURE

Sale Sharks are considering a move away from Edgeley Park to help boost income for future seasons in the Aviva Premiership.
01/06/2011

GC SUNS MOVE INTO METRICON STADIUM

Gold Coast SUNS opened the Metricon Stadium in style as thousands of fans watched the club’s first training session at their new home.
31/05/2011

STADIUM HOSPITALITY AWARD 2011 WINNERS

From chefs to waiting staff and kitchen porters to catering directors, teams across the leagues gathered together to celebrate success at the 7th Annual Official Football Hospitality Awards.
29/05/2011

NO GOVERNMENT INTERVENTION AT ASHTON GATE

The Secretary of State will not intervene in Bristol City Council's decision to grant planning permission for a supermarket to be built at Ashton Gate.
28/05/2011

HEARTS CONSIDER TYNECASTLE REDEVELOPMENT

Heart of Midlothian Football Club has begun a joint study with Edinburgh Council to consider future stadium options.
26/05/2011

SWANSEA TO HOST FIRST WALES MATCH

Swansea's Liberty Stadium will host its first competitive Wales fixture when Switzerland visits for their Euro 2012 qualifier.
23/05/2011

YOUR CHANCE TO PLAY AT STAMFORD BRIDGE

Corporate Football is offering the opportunity to make dreams become reality with their forthcoming Experience Day at the home of Chelsea.
21/05/2011

ASHTON VALE DECISION WITHIN A MONTH

Bristol City Football Club has welcomed the news that a decision on their proposed new stadium at Ashton Vale will be made within a month.
18/05/2011

BAGGIES TO INCREASE CAPACITY AT THE HAWTHORNS

West Bromwich Albion Football Club has revealed plans to increase the capacity of their stadium over the next three years.
16/05/2011

HANDBALL ARENA COMPLETED FOR LONDON 2012

Construction work on the London 2012 Handball Arena has been completed – making it the third venue on the Olympic Park ready for the Games.
15/05/2011

SARACENS BACK AT VICARAGE ROAD

Saracens Rugby Club look set to return to Vicarage Road after following delays to their new stadium in Barnet.
12/05/2011

SPURS LAUNCH JUDICIAL REVIEW OVER OLYMPIC STADIUM

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has launched a judicial review into the final decision of the future of the 2012 Olympic Stadium.
10/05/2011

AFC BOURNEMOUTH IN DEAN COURT NAMING RIGHTS DEAL

AFC Bournemouth has agreed a three year naming rights deal with Seward Motor Group to name their stadium.
08/05/2011

ROBERT J BOBB STADIUM RENOVATION PROJECT COMPLETED

Western Michigan University and Bronco Athletics have completed $2 million renovation work on their stadium.
06/05/2011

ADELAIDE OVAL IN $535M REDEVELOPMENT

Adelaide Oval is set to begin a $535 million redevelopment into a multi-purpose stadium to open in summer 2013.
05/05/2011

HULL LOOK TO REDEVELOP KC STADIUM

Hull City Football Club has unveiled plans to transform the city’s KC football stadium into a £100 million sports village.
04/05/2011

WEMBLEY STADIUM GREATEST EVENT

Wembley Stadium has launched the ultimate stadia fan competition to win exclusive access to a Club Wembley VIP box for 20 people to watch England take on World Cup finalists Holland this August.
03/05/2011

GREEN BAY FLOAT LAMBEAU FIELD EXPANSION IDEAS

NFL’s Green Bay Packers are floating a series of stadium expansion ideas including seatbacks, armrests, canopies, premium seating, standing-room-only and loge seating.
01/05/2011

CALLING ALL SEASON TICKET HOLDERS

Corby Town Football Club is offering football fans of other clubs the chance to take in their last ever match at the Rockingham Triangle on Saturday 30th April, against Hyde, for just £5.
28/04/2011

NEW ROTHERHAM STADIUM PLAN FLOOD DEFENCE

Plans to protect the site of Rotherham United Football Club's 12,000-seater stadium from flood damage are set to receive council planning later this week.
27/04/2011

ASHTON VALE MEDIATION TALKS FAIL

Mediation talks between Bristol City Football Club and local residents over the site of a proposed new stadium have failed.
26/04/2011

WEMBLEY STADIUM APPOINTS NEW CHAIRMAN

Melvin Benn has been named as the new chairman of Wembley Stadium after replacing David Bernstein, who was appointed FA chairman earlier this year.
21/04/2011

UNITED ADMIT DAMAGE TO WEMBLEY DRESSING ROOM

The Football Association will not take action against Manchester United for damage caused to dressing room walls after the FA Cup semi final defeat on Saturday.
19/04/2011

MOROCCO TO HOST FRANCE’S CHAMPIONS TROPHY

Morocco will host France's Champions Trophy on 27 July.
17/04/2011

POOLE STADIUM PLANS APPROVED

Poole Town Football Club has received planning permission to build a new football stadium.
15/04/2011

BATH RUGBY PLANS GROUND EXPANSION

Bath Rugby Club has announced a new proposal to increase the capacity at their home in the centre of the city.
14/04/2011

BRIGHTON EYE BEST FAREWELL TO WITHDEAN

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club aim to end their residence at the Withdean Stadium by securing automatic promotion.
12/04/2011

CASTLEFORD TIGERS GIVEN PLANNING CONSENT

Castleford Tigers Rugby Club has received planning consent for a new 13,300-seater stadium in West Yorkshire.
07/04/2011

DONCASTER DENIED TRAINING AT KEEPMOAT

Doncaster Rovers Football Club has been banned from training on their home pitch before this weekend's Championship match against Cardiff City.
05/04/2011

WEMBLEY TO REBUILD TWIN TOWERS

Wembley Stadium looks set for another expensive transformation after officials announced plans to rebuild the iconic twin towers.
01/04/2011

SPURS LEGAL THREAT TO OLYMPIC STADIUM

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club is demanding answers from Olympic bosses following West Ham United's successful bid for the 2012 stadium.
31/03/2011

CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE AT OLYMPIC STADIUM

The grass was finally greener at the Olympic Stadium after the final section of turf was laid marking an end to the construction of the venue.
29/03/2011

COSTA RICA NATIONAL STADIUM OPENS

Costa Rica has unveiled a brand new 35,000-seater national stadium in San Jose with a showcase International football match.
27/03/2011

CASTLEFORD TIGERS PLAN NEW STADIUM

Castleford Tigers Rugby Club has announced it will leave its current home in a £50m deal that will see the land become a supermarket.
24/03/2011

RESIDENTS DEMAND ANSWERS TO LIVERPOOL STADIUM

Liverpool Football Club’s new owners, Fenway Sports Group, have been urged to announce any future stadium plans by local residents.
20/03/2011

CHELSEA DENY STAMFORD BRIDGE EXIT

Chelsea Football Club has denied latest reports that the Blues are looking to leave their Stamford Bridge home.
18/03/2011

CITY LOOK TO STADIUM NAMING DEAL

Manchester City Football Club has been granted permission by the Council to sell the naming rights to their stadium.
16/03/2011

DAMAGE TO AMI STADIUM HITS WORLD CUP HOPES

Christchurch's AMI stadium may miss out on hosting Rugby World Cup matches after damage caused by the 22 February earthquake.
15/03/2011

MAN FALLS AT SCUNTHORPE STADIUM

A man has fractured his skull after falling 15ft (4.5m) from a railing at a football match between Scunthorpe United and Leicester City.
13/03/2011

NEBRASKA TO INCREASE MEMORIAL STADIUM CAPACITY

Nebraska athletic department has announced further plans to its stadium expansion by increasing the capacity by 1,000 seats.
11/03/2011

STADIUM FOR CORNWALL

Cornwall Council has completed a feasibility study on building a brand new stadium in the South West of England.
09/03/2011

WARRINGTON WOLVES PLAN STADIUM EXPANSION

Warrington Wolves Rugby Club has announced plans to expand their stadium to increase capacity by 2,000 for the 2012 season.
06/03/2011

BRISTOL COUNCIL APPROVE SAINSBURYS’ PLANS

Bristol City Council has granted planning permission for a new Sainsbury’s supermarket on Ashton Gate stadium.
04/03/2011

WEST HAM APPROVED OLYMPIC STADIUM TENANT

West Ham United and Newham Council's joint bid to take over the Olympic Stadium after the 2012 Games has been formally approved.
03/03/2011

NORWICH LOOK TO CARROW ROAD REDEVELOPMENT

Norwich City Football Club has announced it will expand Carrow Road rather than build a new stadium at a different site.
02/03/2011

UEFA 2012 TICKETS ON SALE

UEFA EURO 2012 preparations have reached another major milestone after tickets go on sale in less than 24 hours.
28/02/2011

BRISTOL CITY DISAPPOINTED WITH STADIUM REPORT

Bristol City Football Club hopes of building a new stadium at Ashton Vale took a big blow after planners recommended a new supermarket be refused permission.
24/02/2011

ABERDEEN MOVE CLOSER TO NEW STADIUM

Aberdeen Football Club’s plans for a new £40million stadium at Loirston Loch took a step closer today after the council approved the development.
23/02/2011

LONDON 2012 UNVEILS OLYMPIC VELODROME

The 6,000-seater Velodrome has become the first London 2012 stadium to be officially opened.
22/02/2011

BIRMINGHAM NEW STADIUM DELAY

Birmingham City Football Club has announced it will not move away from St Andrews unless attendances improve.
21/02/2011

WEMBLEY TO BE MOST EXPENSIVE CHAMPIONS’ LEAGUE FINAL

UEFA has come under fire after announcing match ticket prices for the 2011 Champions’ League final at Wembley Stadium in May.
19/02/2011

EARTHQUAKES MOVE CLOSER TO NEW HOME

San Jose Earthquakes has announced the first step of the construction process for their brand new soccer-specific stadium.
17/02/2011

GLOUCESTER SUBMIT PLANNING FOR NEW STADIUM

Gloucester City Football Club will submit a planning application for a new stadium within the next two weeks.
16/02/2011

SCOTLAND TO PLAY BRAZIL AT EMIRATES

The Scottish Football Association has confirmed Scotland will play Brazil in a friendly at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium on 27 March.
15/02/2011

FINAL WHISTLE ON MEAT AT FOREST GREEN

If you thought munching on a steak and kidney was part of the football fan experience then think again.
13/02/2011

WEST HAM PREFERRED OLYMPIC PARK BIDDER

West Ham United Football Club and Newham Council looks set to take over the 2012 Olympic Stadium after the Games.
11/02/2011

WOLVES TO REDEVELOP MOLINEUX

Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club has confirmed it will redevelop Molineux at the end of the current season.
10/02/2011

ALBANIA TO BUILD NEW NATIONAL STADIUM

Albania will spend £51million on a new national football stadium to meet both UEFA and FIFA requirements.
09/02/2011

SUPER BOWL XLV SET FOR RECORD CROWD

Tonight’s Super Bowl is expected to be the biggest yet with a predicted attendance of 110,000, smashing the previous record of 103,985.
06/02/2011

HOUSTON DYNAMO BREAK GROUND FOR NEW HOME

Houston Dynamo has taken a step closer towards their new soccer-specific stadium after an impressive ground breaking ceremony.
05/02/2011

OLDHAM SUFFER NEW STADIUM SETBACK

Oldham Athletic Football Club's hopes for a new stadium took a major blow after proposed plans to move to Failsworth were rejected by the Charity Commission.
04/02/2011

AVIVA STADIUM PICKS UP FOUR AWARDS

The Aviva Stadium has picked up four industry awards marking an impressive first year of operation.
02/02/2011

BESIKTAS SET FOR NEW STADIUM

Besiktas Football Club plans for a new £103million stadium have been approved by Istanbul’s cultural preservation board.
31/01/2011

MARINE REVEAL ARRIVA STADIUM PLANS

Marine Football Club will install a new floodlight system, a 130-seater stand and snack kiosk at the Arriva Stadium.
30/01/2011

MEDIATION TALKS OVER ASHTON VALE

The long running dispute over the future of a plot of land in Bristol looks set to move closer to a resolution after both parties agreed a mediation meeting.
28/01/2011

BRENTFORD DEALT NEW STADIUM BLOW

Brentford Football Club’s hopes for a new stadium look to be fading after partner Barratt Homes withdrew from the Lionel Road project this week.
27/01/2011

PANTHESSALIKO STADIUM CLOSED FOR ONE MATCH

PAOK Salonika has been fined £77,000 and ordered to play a game behind closed doors after crowd violence during a recent game with Olympiakos Volos.
26/01/2011

OLYMPIC STADIUM DECISION POSTPONED

A decision on the future of the Olympic Stadium has been postponed by the Olympic Park Legacy Company.
25/01/2011

UEFA APPOINTS CHAMPIONS’ LEAGUE CONTRACT

UEFA has appointed Hyperactive Events to create its event hospitality area at the Champions League Final at Wembley in May.
22/01/2011

FINAL SUBMISSIONS FOR OLYMPIC PARK

Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United Football Club have both made final submissions to take over Olympic Park in east London.
21/01/2011

EAGLES TO FLY HOME

Crystal Palace Football Club has announced ambitious plans of a return to their original home at Crystal Palace park.
20/01/2011

CAMBRIDGE CITY EXTEND STAY AT MILTON ROAD

Cambridge City Football Club has extended their lease of Milton Road until May 2013.
19/01/2011

MAIDSTONE UNITED HOPES OF A NEW STADIUM

Maidstone United Football Club hopes to raise £1.6m for a new stadium at James Whatman Way by April this year.
18/01/2011

CHINA HANDS OVER STADIUM TO MOZAMBIQUE

Mozambique has officially received its new $57m national sports stadium from the Chinese government.
17/01/2011

WALKERS STADIUM TO RELAY PITCH

Leicester City Football Club has re-laid the pitch at the Walkers Stadium in a bid to help their push for promotion.
16/01/2011

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15/01/2011

ABERDEEN STADIUM HEARING MEETING

Aberdeen Football Club will soon hear a verdict on their ambitious plans for a new stadium on the outskirts of the city.
14/01/2011

2012 OLYMPIC BEACH VOLLEYBALL STADIUM APPROVED

London 2012 took a step closer to completion after stadium plans for Olympic beach volleyball have been approved by Westminster City Council.
13/01/2011

HULL HOPE TO BUY KC STADIUM

Hull City Football Club has confirmed it wants to purchase the KC Stadium from Hull City Council.
11/01/2011

BLACKPOOL SEEKS STADIUM NAMING DEAL

Blackpool Football Club has announced the naming rights to Bloomfield Road are up for sale.
10/01/2011

GALATASARAY TO OPEN NEW STADIUM

Turkish football club Galatasaray, will open their new home stadium with a friendly game with Ajax on January 15.
09/01/2011

SPIREITES TO HOST ENGLAND INTERNATIONAL

Chesterfield’s b2net Stadium will stage an international match for the first time next month when England Under-19s face Germany in a friendly.
08/01/2011

MASTERCARD AGREE NAMING RIGHTS DEAL FOR STADIUM IN CHINA

MasterCard has announced a five-year naming rights deal for the former Beijing Olympics basketball stadium.
06/01/2011

NDOLA STADIUM AHEAD OF SCHEDULE

A new 40,000-seater multi-purpose stadium in Ndola, Zambia, is expected to be completed ahead of schedule.
04/01/2011

QATAR 2022 BID HELPED BY PROTOTYPE STADIUM

Qatar’s successful 2022 World Cup bid was aided by a 500-seater demonstration stadium, which showcased innovative green technologies.
02/01/2011

2010 STADIUM ROUND-UP

2010 kicked-off with an aura of anticipation surrounding the World Cup in South Africa.
31/12/2010

SNOW DAMAGES SCHALKE STADIUM

Christmas has brought an unwanted present for FC Schalke after heavy snowfall damaged the roof of the Arena AufSchalke.
28/12/2010

COVENTRY TO HOST WOMEN’S FA CUP FINAL

The Ricoh Arena has been named as the host for the FA Women’s Cup 2011 final.
25/12/2010

NEW MACCLESFIELD STADIUM GREEN LIGHT

Macclesfield Town Football Club’s hopes of a new stadium received a major boost after the council agreed plans to regenerate the town.
22/12/2010

PLAYERS DEMAND WINTER QATAR 2022

FIFPro believes the 2022 Qatar World Cup should be held in winter instead of the red hot summer of the Middle East.
21/12/2010

EMIRATES STADIUM TO HOST ARGENTINA AND PORTUGAL

Emirates Stadium will host an exciting International Friendly match between two the world’s biggest football nations on Wednesday 9 February 2011.
21/12/2010

CASEMENT PARK PLANS APPROVED

Casement Park looks set to transform into a 40,000-seater stadium after budget plans were given a green light by the Northern Ireland Executive.
17/12/2010

WILDCATS IN NEW STADIUM DELAY

Wakefield Wildcats have suffered a major setback to their plans for a new stadium after planning permission has been referred to the Secretary of State.
14/12/2010

MERSEYSIDE GROUND SHARE DEPENDS ON FANS

Liverpool Football Club new owner John Henry insists that the Reds will not ground share with local rivals Everton, if supporters oppose it.
13/12/2010

INVERCARGILL STADIUM PLANS TO BE UNVEILED

Preliminary plans for rebuilding the Invercargill stadium in New Zealand will be released next week after part of the roof collapsed following heavy snow in September.
11/12/2010

CLYDE TO LEAVE BROADWOOD

Clyde Football Club has announced it will leave its current home at Broadwood and search for a new venue.
09/12/2010

COBBLERS CAUTIOUS OVER STADIUM MOTION

Northampton Town Football Club has given a "cautious welcome" to the latest council motion passed towards the development of their stadium.
08/12/2010

BETFRED EXTEND WEMBLEY STADIUM BETTING DEAL

Betfred has extended its sponsorship deal with Wembley Stadium, which will see the company remain the venue's official betting supplier until 2014.
07/12/2010

STADIUM:MK TO COMPLETE IN TWO YEARS

MK Dons chairman Pete Winkelman has vowed to increase the capacity of stadium:mk to 32,000 within two years.
06/12/2010

NOTTINGHAM STADIUM PLANS HIT BY RUSSIA 2018

Nottingham’s hopes of a brand new stadium have been dealt a major blow following England's failed bid to stage the 2018 World Cup.
04/12/2010

MANSFIELD TOWN LOOK FOR TEMPORARY HOME

Mansfield Town Football Club is discussing the possibility of ground sharing with neighbouring clubs Alfreton Town and Notts County after being locked out of their Field Mill home on Thursday by landlord Keith Haslam.
03/12/2010

RUSSIA AND QATAR TO HOST FIFA WORLD CUPS

FIFA has announced Russia will host the 2018 FIFA World Cup while Qatar will host the 2022 tournament.
02/12/2010

CLOSING IN ON FIFA WORLD CUP DECISION

With less than 48 hours to go the hosts of the FIFA 2018 and 2022 World Cup finals will soon be announced to the world.
30/11/2010

PLANNING APPROVED FOR TEN ACRES

FC United of Manchester has been given planning permission for a brand new 5,000 capacity stadium at Ten Acres Lane.
26/11/2010

WHITE HART LANE PLANS APPROVED

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club hopes of redeveloping White Hart Lane have received a massive boost after the Mayor of London approved plans.
25/11/2010

GREEN LIGHT FOR MILLERS’ NEW STADIUM PLANS

Rotherham United Football Club looks set for a new home after the council granted planning permission for a new 12,000-seater in the town.
25/11/2010

EWOOD PARK TO CHANGE NAME

Blackburn Rovers Football Club is considering stadium naming rights to bring in extra revenue and raise the profile of the club’s new owners.
22/11/2010

LINCOLN FINANCIAL FIELD TO GO GREEN

The Philadelphia Eagles will have a greener stadium than the shirts after revealing aggressive green energy plans.
19/11/2010

LIGHT FOR MICHIGAN STADIUM

Michigan Stadium has completed the permanent stadium lighting projects weeks ahead of schedule.
18/11/2010

STADIUM UPGRADE FOR INSTITUTE

Construction is already underway on a £1m upgrade to Institute Football Club's ground in Drumahoe, Northern Ireland.
18/11/2010

GREEN LIGHT FOR GOODISON PARK

Everton Football Club has been granted planning permission to build a £9million retail and administration development at their stadium.
16/11/2010

MILLENNIUM STADIUM TURNS BLUE

The Millennium Stadium turned blue to celebrate World Diabetes Day.
14/11/2010

WIGAN TO STAGE WORLD CLUB CHALLENGE

Wigan's DW Stadium has been announced as the venue for the 2011 World Club Challenge between the Warriors and Australian champions St George Illawarra.
12/11/2010

SARACENS REVEAL BARNET COPTHALL STADIUM PLANS

Saracens Rugby Club has confirmed it will look into transforming Barnet Copthall Stadium into their new home.
09/11/2010

CHELSEA EXPLORE NEW STADIUM SITE

Chelsea Football Club is considering building a new ground on the soon to be demolished Earls Court exhibition centre.
09/11/2010

BRIGHTON INVEST EXTRA £2.1M IN NEW STADIUM

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club is investing an additional £2.7million into their new stadium to provide extra 1901 Club seats and an additional supporters' restaurant.
07/11/2010

MILLENNIUM STADIUM GETS £3M UPGRADE

The Millennium Stadium has invested almost £3m on a brand new state of the art audio and visual entertainment system.
06/11/2010

SPURS RENEW STADIUM CATERING CONTRACT

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has extended Lindley Group's contract for public concourse catering until 2013.
05/11/2010

HEARTS CONSIDER STADIUM OPTIONS

Hearts Football Club has announced it will keep all options open in the search for a new stadium despite detailed plans for the redevelopment of Tynecastle.
02/11/2010

BRISTOL BACKS STADIUM IN POLL

Bristol City Football Club hopes of a new stadium received a major boost after nearly two thirds of Bristol residents support the plans according to a survey.
01/11/2010

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31/10/2010

TWO KENYA STADIUMS CLOSED AFTER DEATHS

Kenya has closed two Nairobi stadiums following the deaths of eight fans killed in a stampede on Saturday.
27/10/2010

FIFA ISSUE WARNING OVER WORLD CUP HOST ALLEGATIONS

FIFA has warned it will not tolerate unethical conduct in the bidding race to host the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
25/10/2010

SEVEN DEAD AFTER STADIUM STAMPEDE IN KENYA

A stadium stampede at the Nyayo National Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya has left seven football fans dead and others injured at a league fixture.
24/10/2010

WAKEFIELD WILDCATS' STADIUM PLAN APPROVED

Planning permission for a new stadium for Wakefield Trinity Wildcats' has been unanimously approved by the local council.
22/10/2010

ENGLAND REVEAL BID STADIUMS FOR UNDER-21 EURO 2013

England appear to be interested in more than just hosting a World Cup after they announced the six stadiums part of their Under-21 European Championships bid for 2013.
19/10/2010

SWEDEN TO HOST WOMEN'S EURO 2013

UEFA has announced Sweden will host the women's European football championships in 2013.
17/10/2010

SARACENS RULE OUT BIG STADIUM MOVE

Saracens’ Rugby Club has ruled out a permanent move to Wembley or the new Olympic Stadium.
16/10/2010

PLANS TO REVAMP ST ANDREW'S STADIUM

Birmingham City Football Club is planning a £20 million redevelopment of St Andrew’s stadium to push capacity to over 45,000.
15/10/2010

ENGLAND WORLD CUP BID TEAM FOCUS ON 2018

The England World Cup bid team has pulled out of the race to host the prestigious FIFA tournament in 2022.
15/10/2010

QATAR 2022 REVEALS PLANS OF STADIUM ISLAND

Qatar has unveiled impressive plans of an 86,250-seater stadium on a purpose built island as part of their 2022 FIFA World Cup bid.
13/10/2010

BRISTOL CITY TAKE STADIUM PLANS TO WESTMINSTER

Bristol City Football Club officials visited Westminster to meet MPs and discuss their new stadium project.
11/10/2010

MAIDSTONE UNITED NEW STADIUM VOW

Ryman Premier League side Maidstone United Football Club’s new owners have vowed to take the club back to playing in the town.
10/10/2010

BRAZIL TO PLAY AT PRIDE PARK

Derby County Football Club's Pride Park Stadium has been selected to host a prestigious international football friendly next week.
06/10/2010

SWINDON TO INVEST £20M IN COUNTY GROUND REDEVELOPMENT

Swindon Town Football Club has announced a £20 million redevelopment of their home ground.
04/10/2010

SPURS REGISTER INTEREST IN OLYMPIC STADIUM

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has registered an interest in taking the brand new Olympic Stadium after London 2012.
02/10/2010

WSDL MOVE CLOSER TO NEW STADIUM

Plans for delivering a new stadium for Wycombe Wanderers and London Wasps took a major step forward as Wycombe Sports Developments Limited revealed the preferred location.
30/09/2010

NORTHERN IRELAND STADIUM CLOSER TO FUNDING

The long awaited multi-million pound redevelopment of Casement Park, Windsor Park and Ravenhill is moving closer to approval by the Stormont Executive.
30/09/2010

MEADOW LANE CAPACITY INCREASE

Notts County Football Club will now be able to play in front of 17,271 fans after Meadow Lane after gaining a green light by the council.
29/09/2010

GREEN FUTURE FOR MILLENNIUM STADIUM

The Millennium Stadium in Cardiff is hoping to become the UK’s first green stadium.
28/09/2010

ALEXANDER STADIUM WANTS TO BE UK ATHLETICS BASE

Birmingham City Council has approved a £12.25m revamp of Alexander Stadium in the hope it will become the new home of UK Athletics.
27/09/2010

NEW PITCH FOR SANTIAGO BERNABEU

Real Madrid has begun replacing the playing surface at their famous stadium after outspoken criticism by manager Jose Mourinho.
24/09/2010

STADIUM TO BE NAMED AFTER DIDIER DROGBA

French club Levallois Sporting is set to name their stadium after Chelsea striker, Didier Drogba.
23/09/2010

FIRST POLISH EURO 2012 VENUE UNVEILED

Stadium construction for UEFA EURO 2012 has reached a major landmark after Municipal Stadium Poznan was unveiled to the world’s media.
21/09/2010

BRIGHT LIGHTS FOR MICHIGAN STADIUM

The University of Michigan will spend $1.8 million to add permanent lights at 109,901-seater Michigan Stadium.
18/09/2010

BRISTOL CITY NEW STADIUM DEALT BLOW

Bristol City Football Club’s hopes of a new £92 million stadium at Ashton Vale have been dashed after the site was recommended for use as a town and village green.
16/09/2010

CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON ALLEN HIGH SCHOOL STADIUM

Work is already underway at Allen High School's $59.6 million new stadium project.
15/09/2010

PLYMOUTH ARGYLE NEW STADIUM WILL GO AHEAD

The Pilgrims have announced their new £50million stadium will become a reality even if they fail in a bid to become a host city for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
14/09/2010

FEYENOORD LOOK TO FUTURE ENERGY NEUTRAL STADIUM

Feyenoord Football Club has unveiled plans for Europe’s most environmentally-friendly stadium to be built in Rotterdam.
10/09/2010

SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES SELECT STADIUM ARCHITECT

San Jose Earthquakes has announced 360 Architecture will serve as the architect of the club’s new football stadium.
08/09/2010

NEW STAND PLANNED FOR LONDON ROAD

Peterborough City Council has announced plans to re-develop London Road that will see the stadium turn into an all-seater venue.
06/09/2010

AMI STADIUM CLOSED DUE TO EARTHQUAKE

The $60 million redevelopment at AMI Stadium has ground to a halt as engineers inspect the structure for damage.
04/09/2010

MICHIGAN STADIUM SET TO REOPEN

A $226 million revamp at Michigan Stadium is to be unveiled on Saturday as the NFL season begins to take off.
03/09/2010

STADIUM DEMOLISHED AS BRAZIL BUILDS FOR 2014 WORLD CUP

The Fonte Nova stadium was demolished on Sunday as Brazil prepares to host the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
30/08/2010

SEAGULLS FANS LEGACY AT NEW STADIUM

Brighton and Hove Albion fans have being given the chance to leave a lasting personal legacy at the American Express Community Stadium.
27/08/2010

NEW ALLEN HIGH STADIUM TO COST $59M

A brand new 18,000-seater stadium for Allen High School is set to cost $59.6 million, which is just within budget agreed by Allen Independent School District voters last year.
26/08/2010

MARACANA STADIUM BEGINS RENOVATION FOR BRAZIL 2014

Renovation work is officially underway at the iconic Maracana Stadium in preparation for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
25/08/2010

DUNDEE UNITED IN STADIA SWITCH

Dundee United Football Club's Europa League clash with AEK Athens has been moved to a venue with a capacity of only 11,700.
24/08/2010

FIFA TEAM ASSESS ENGLAND 2018 BID

A six-man FIFA inspection team has begun a four-day visit to assess England’s World Cup bid.
23/08/2010

DEMOLITION AT BOULEVARD STADIUM

Bulldozers are set to pull down Hull Football Club's historic former ground.
22/08/2010

PSYCHIC OCTOPUS JOINS ENGLAND 2018 WORLD CUP BID

Paul the psychic octopus has become the latest celebrity to support England's bid to host the FIFA World Cup in 2018.
20/08/2010

FIFA WRAPS UP RUSSIA BID

FIFA concluded a four-day visit to Russia to assess its bid to host the 2018 or 2022 World Cup.
19/08/2010

BIDDING BEGINS FOR OLYMPIC STADIUM

Formal bidding for the long term lease of the Olympic Stadium has begun.
18/08/2010

ELIOR WINS £18M CONTRACT AT NEW BRIGHTON STADIUM

Brighton and Hove Football Club has agreed an £18 million deal with Elior to provide catering at their brand new stadium which opens next year.
16/08/2010

$1.6 BILLION MEADOWLANDS HOSTS FIRST NFL MATCH

New York Jets and New York Giants will meet for their opening pre-season match at their new stadium tomorrow.
15/08/2010

DONS SUBMIT PLANS FOR NEW STADIUM

A planning application for Aberdeen Football Club's new home ground has been lodged with the city council.
12/08/2010

SARACENS RETURN TO WEMBLEY

Saracens Rugby Club has announced they will play two more matches at Wembley Stadium.
10/08/2010

FULL CAPACITY GREEN LIGHT FOR B2NET

Chesterfield Football Club has been given the go ahead for 100% capacity crowds of 10,379 at the b2net stadium after the Safety Advisory Group gave the green light.
07/08/2010

TOFFEES UNVEIL STADIUM PLANS

Everton Football Club has announced plans for a state of the art retail and administration development adjacent to the Goodison Park stadium.
06/08/2010

IRELAND MAKE DEBUT AT AVIVA STADIUM

The Republic of Ireland's debut at the Aviva Stadium ended in defeat after a 1-0 loss to Argentina.
04/08/2010

CRUSADERS TO INVEST IN NEW £25M INDOOR VENUE

Crusaders and Newington are set to announce a £25million investment plan for a new stadium in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
02/08/2010

AVIVA STADIUM HOSTS FIRST GAME

The brand new Aviva Stadium hosted its first match yesterday in dramatic fashion.
01/08/2010

CASTLEFORD TIGERS AGREE LAND DEAL FOR NEW STADIUM

Castleford Tigers has signed an agreement that guarantees land for a proposed new multimillion pound stadium.
29/07/2010

TRUST STADIUM ARENA INSTALLS NEW LIGHTING

Trust Stadium Arena has installed New Zealand’s first based-hinged lighting columns as part of an iconic new floodlighting scheme.
26/07/2010

CUMBES ANGRY OVER OLD TRAFFORD TEST SNUB

Lancashire chairman Jim Cumbes has hit out at the England and Wales Cricket Board for stripping Old Trafford of Test matches.
24/07/2010

DOUGLAS BOWL REVAMP IS UNDERWAY

A £3 million redevelopment at the King George V Bowl stadium in Douglas has begun.
23/07/2010

BRISTOL CITY’S NEW STADIUM PLANS HALTED

Bristol City Football Club’s plans for a brand new stadium have taken a major hit after councillors refused permission for a new Sainsbury's superstore at Ashton Gate.
22/07/2010

VUVUZELAS BANNED FROM EIGHT PREMIER LEAGUE STADIUMS

Eight Premier League football stadiums have banned vuvuzelas for the 2010/11 season.
20/07/2010

SAINTS’ NEW STADIUM CLOSER TO REALITY

St Helens RFLC’s dream of moving into a new purpose-built stadium is being realised after the letting of the construction contract.
19/07/2010

EMIRATES STADIUM TO BE RENAMED

Arsenal Football Club has announced the stands at Emirates Stadium are to be re-named for the start of the new Premier League season.
19/07/2010

SPIREITES TO TRAIN AT NEW STADIUM

Chesterfield Football Club will train at their new b2net Stadium[b2net-stadium-chesterfield/] for the first time this week.
15/07/2010

VANCOUVER CANUCKS ANNOUNCES NEW NAMING RIGHTS DEAL

Vancouver Canucks has announced a new sponsorship and naming rights deal for their new stadium.
13/07/2010

BLACKPOOL CHANGE VENUES FOR FIRST PREMIER LEAGUE GAME

Blackpool Football Club has switched their first ever Premier League from a home encounter against Wigan Athletic to an away match after concerns over their stadium.
12/07/2010

BRAZIL TO SPEND $500M ON MARACANA STADIUM

As the FIFA 2010 World Cup in South Africa draws to a close, supporters and organisers will soon be looking to the next tournament in four years time, in Brazil.
11/07/2010

ENGLAND UNDER-21S AT ASHTON GATE

Bristol City Football Club will host an England Under-21 international friendly at Ashton Gate in August.
09/07/2010

CSU UPGRADES SCOREBOARDS AT MOBY ARENA

Colorado State University has announced $1 million upgrade plans for Moby Arena.
07/07/2010

O2 CENTRE INSTALLS NEW SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM

The O2 Centre has installed a state of the art surveillance system to help monitor security at one of the most popular venues in UK.
05/07/2010

HANDOVER OF SPIREITES NEW STADIUM

Chesterfield Football Club are set to move into their brand new £13million 10,300-seater b2net stadium on Monday 5 July 2010.
04/07/2010

GOLD COAST STADIUM REDEVELOPMENT

MakMax has been awarded the fabric roofing contract for the $144.2 million Gold Coast Stadium Redevelopment at Carrara, Queensland.
03/07/2010

MORECAMBE NEW STADIUM ON TRACK

Morecambe Football Club is putting the finishing touches to their new Globe Arena[globe-arena-morecambe/] home ready for its official unveiling on 25th July.
01/07/2010

PATRIOT PLACE SHOWS POTENTIAL OF SOLAR ENERGY

The New England Patriots 1.3-million square-foot stadium complex demonstrates the potential of solar energy in stadium management.
30/06/2010

LATEST ROUNDUP OF STADIUM NEWS

Here is a roundup of the latest stadium technology developments over the last few days:
28/06/2010

SPIREITE HAVEN IN BRAMPTON

Fans of Chesterfield Football Club will soon be able to relax and enjoy a pint of real ale in their own little bit of Saltergate in the Brampton area of Chesterfield.
27/06/2010

BULLS NEW STAND GETS GO AHEAD

Hereford United Football Club has been given the green light by the local council to begin developments at Edgar Street.
25/06/2010

WEMBLEY PITCH CONSULTANTS RESIGN

Wembley Stadium has announced the resignation of Sports Turf Research Institute after a controversial 13 months.
23/06/2010

SEAGULLS AGREE NAMING RIGHTS DEAL FOR NEW STADIUM

Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club has announced a naming rights deal for their new stadium which is still under construction.
22/06/2010

FIFA TO VISIT BID NATIONS FOR 2018/2022 WORLD CUP

A six strong team of FIFA delegates will begin touring bid nations for the 2018/2022 World Cup next month.
20/06/2010

LATICS’ NEW-GROUND VERDICT

Oldham Athletic Football Club look set to press on with a new stadium after being given another green light by Oldham Council.
18/06/2010

SAO PAULO STADIUM DROPPED FOR BRAZIL 2014

Brazil has dropped Sao Paulo's Morumbi Stadium as a venue for the 2014 FIFA World Cup because the city failed to provide financial guarantees.
16/06/2010

GOODISON PARK NOMINATED FOR STADIUM AWARD

Everton Football Club has been nominated in the Stadium Business Awards 2010.
15/06/2010

VUVUZELAS WILL NOT BE BANNED FROM STADIUMS

World Cup organisers say they will not ban vuvuzelas from stadiums in South Africa, even though there have been numerous complaints.
14/06/2010

SPIREITES MEMORABILIA AUCTION

Chesterfield Football Club is to host a special auction of Saltergate memorabilia at the b2net Stadium.
09/06/2010

16 PEOPLE INJURED IN SOUTH AFRICAN STADIUM

Sixteen people, including two policemen, have been injured following a rush outside a South African ground holding a World Cup warm-up game.
07/06/2010

FWP ARCHITECTS TO TRANSFORM COUNTY GROUND

A firm of architects which led Preston North End’s stadium redevelopment has landed a deal to transform Swindon Town Football Club’s ground.
06/06/2010

IMTECH TO PROVIDE TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS IN EURO 2012 STADIA

Imtech has been chosen to provide technology solutions for Wroclaw Stadium in an 18 million euro deal.
04/06/2010

RICOH ARENA TO HOST FOOTBALL FOR LONDON 2012

The Ricoh Arena has been selected as the new Midlands venue to host football matches for the 2012 Olympics.
03/06/2010

STOKE CITY DELAY EXPANSION OF BRITANNIA STADIUM

Stoke City Football Club has confirmed they will not start work to increase the capacity at the Britannia Stadium in the immediate future.
02/06/2010

JAPAN PLANS HIGH-TECH WORLD CUP 2022

Japan hopes to convince FIFA it should host the 2022 World Cup by proposing an elaborate high-tech bid.
31/05/2010

FRANCE TO HOST EURO 2016

UEFA has named France as the hosts of the 2016 European Championship.
29/05/2010

WOLVES PLAN TO REDEVELOP MOLINEUX STADIUM

Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club has revealed plans to transform Molineux Stadium for the 2014/15 season.
28/05/2010

LIVINGSTON RENAME STADIUM

Livingston Football Club has announced a major new sponsorship deal, which has seen the club's Almondvale Stadium given a brand new name.
26/05/2010

BLACKPOOL TO BEGIN WORK ON EAST STAND

Newly promoted Blackpool look set to begin construction on a new East Stand at Bloomfield Road[bloomfield-road-blackpool/].
25/05/2010

OLYMPIC STADIUM BEGINS WORK ON FIELD

The Olympic Stadium has begun work on the playing field marking a major landmark in the £537 million venue.
23/05/2010

SPURS AMEND NEW STADIUM PLANS

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has been ordered to resubmit plans for their new stadium after failing to incorporate listed property.
20/05/2010

WORK BEGINS AT SALFORD STADIUM

After 10 years of planning and a number of setbacks Saltford City Reds have begun the build of their long awaited stadium.
18/05/2010

MBOMBELA STADIUM OPENS ON WINNING START

Mbombela Stadium has been officially unveiled to the world after South Africa stormed to a 4 -0 victory over Thailand yesterday.
17/05/2010

AVIVA STADIUM OFFICIALLY OPENS

The new Aviva Stadium at Lansdowne Road, Dublin, was officially unveiled to the world yesterday.
15/05/2010

HIBS’ NEW STAND ON SCHEDULE

Hibernian Football Club has announced their new East Stand is on schedule to complete.
13/05/2010

WEST HAM SEEK DEAL WITH AEG TO REALISE OLYMPIC STADIUM DREAM

West Ham United Football Club are reportedly holding talks with entertainment giant AEG about possible a joint bid to run the Olympic Stadium after the 2012 London Games.
12/05/2010

NEW STADIUM FOR CORNWALL

Cornwall Council is taking a step forward in looking at the potential for creating a new sports and events stadium in Cornwall.
11/05/2010

RECREATION GROUND CLOSES AFTER 139 YEARS

Chesterfield Football Club played their final game at the stadium yesterday marking the end of a 139-year legacy.
09/05/2010

COLCHESTER UNITED IMPLEMENTS NEW HOSPITALITY AND RETAIL SYSTEMS

Colchester United Football Club has implemented a new hospitality and retail system in its stadium.
07/05/2010

SHREWSBURY LEAVE FANS TO DECIDE NEW STADIUM NAME

Shrewsbury Town Football Club has given fans the chance to name their new stadium.
05/05/2010

ICC PASSES SIR VIVIAN RICHARDS STADIUM TO HOST CRICKET AGAIN

Sir Vivian Richards Stadium at Antigua has been given the green light to host international cricket after a 12-month suspension.
29/04/2010

ABERDEEN ANNOUNCE STADIUM CONSULTATION DATES

Aberdeen Football Club has announced dates for the public will to inspect proposals for a new state-of-the-art stadium.
28/04/2010

STADIUM OF LIGHT WINS HOSPITALITY AWARD

Sunderland Football Club's *Stadium of Light[stadium-of-light-sunderland/] *has received national recognition for excellence as a business and events facility.
27/04/2010

VANCOUVER CANADIANS UNVEIL NEW HIGH-RES VIDEO BOARD

The Vancouver Canadians Baseball Club has unveiled a new state-of-the-art video board at Nat Bailey Stadium.
24/04/2010

STADIUM SOUND LEVELS COULD PERMANENTLY DAMAGE HEARING

If you thought that the prawn sandwich brigade was killing the atmosphere in football stadiums then think again.
23/04/2010

CHELSEA ANNOUNCE 100% RECYCLING AT STADIUM

Chelsea has announced a 100 per cent rate for recycling waste at Stamford Bridge and the Cobham training ground.
22/04/2010

ROTHERHAM UNITED UNVEIL STADIUM PLANS

Rotherham United Football Club has announced initial plans for a new multi-million pound stadium to be built in the heart of the South Yorkshire town.
21/04/2010

OLYMPIC STADIUM SET TO HOST GERMAN CUP FINALS UNTIL 2015

Berlin’s Olympic Stadium looks set to host the German Cup Finals until 2015.
20/04/2010

WEMBLEY STADIUM SET FOR 11TH PITCH

Wembley Stadium has announced it will relay the pitch for the 11th time since the new stadium opened in 2007.
19/04/2010

BOMBINGS AT IPL CRICKET STADIUM

Two bombs have exploded outside Chinaswamy Stadium shortly before the start of an Indian Premier League cricket match.
17/04/2010

SUNIVA INSTALL INDIA’S FIRST ONE MEGAWATT SOLAR PANELS IN THYAGARAJ STADIUM

Suniva have installed India’s first one-megawatt solar panels on the roof of Thyagaraj Stadium in New Delhi.
16/04/2010

CATALANS DRAGONS BEGIN £7M WORK ON GILBERT BRUTUS STADIUM

Catalans Dragons have started £7 million renovation works on their Gilbert Brutus Stadium.
15/04/2010

CRISIS MEETING TO DECIDE FUTURE OF WEMBLEY PITCH

Wembley Stadium has organized a crisis meeting to decide the future of the playing surface after recent criticism.
14/04/2010

TEXAS STADIUM DEMOLISHED BY 11-YEAR OLD BOY

Over 20,000 people gathered together to watch the demolition of Texas Stadium yesterday.
12/04/2010

DIZZEE RASCAL SET FOR WORLD CUP PARTY IN SOUTH AFRICA

Dizzee Rascal is set to play a Cape Town gig this summer in South Africa as part of the Cool Britannia World Cup 2010 parties in the city.
11/04/2010

AAMI PARK ON TRACK TO OPEN IN MAY

AAMI Park looks set to finish on schedule after officials announced the pitch has been laid and over half of the stadium’s seats have been installed.
10/04/2010

BAM CONSTRUCTION SET TO BUILD £55M LEEDS ARENA

Leeds City Council has announced BAM Construction will build the £55m Leeds arena.
09/04/2010

B2NET STADIUM TO CREATE NEW JOBS

Chesterfield Football Club's new b2net stadium at Whittington Moor will create around 130 new full-time and part-time jobs when it opens in July.
08/04/2010

RED DEVILS LEAD THE FIELD WITH NEW CONCEPT BOXES

Manchester United Football Club has launched the new East Stand seasonal hospitality boxes at Old Trafford.
07/04/2010

VIKINGS STEP UP CAMPAIGN FOR NEW STADIUM

Minnesota Vikings have stepped up their campaign for a new stadium after relaunching their website designed to encourage fan support for the project.
07/04/2010

DURBAN'S ABSA STADIUM SET TO HOST TELKOM CUP FINAL

South Africa’s Premier Soccer League has announced Absa Stadium will host the final of the Telkom Knockout Cup on Saturday.
06/04/2010

JUDGE DISMISSES SANTA CLARA STADIUM LAWSUITS

The San Francisco 49ers have moved a step closer to a new $937 million stadium after a judge rejected two lawsuits that could have derailed plans.
05/04/2010

MAIN CONTRACTOR OF LVIV STADIUM SACKED

The main construction contractor building the Lviv Stadium for the 2012 European Football Championship has been discharged following slow progress.
31/03/2010

ROSE BOWL NEW STANDS BEHIND SCHEDULE

Hampshire County Cricket Club are struggling to complete the two new stands being built at the Rose Bowl following bad weather.
30/03/2010

GREENWICH PARK GRANTED PLANNING PERMISSION FOR 2012 OLYMPICS

Greenwich Council’s Planning Committee has approved the temporary use of land for the London 2012 Equestrian and Modern Pentathlon events.
26/03/2010

ODA ANNOUNCE OLYMPIC STADIUM CONSTRUCTION LANDMARK

The Olympic Delivery Authority has announced Olympic Stadium is now at full height, marking a significant landmark in the construction process.
26/03/2010

FC UNITED REVEAL PLANS FOR A £3.5M NEW STADIUM

FC United of Manchester have revealed plans to build a £3.5 million new stadium in Newton Heath, Manchester.
25/03/2010

QUEEN OF THE SOUTH ANNOUNCE NEW STADIUM PLANS

Queen of the South plans for a new stadium took a positive step forward after a meeting between Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership and club officials.
25/03/2010

SOUTHEND UNITED SET TO START ON NEW STADIUM IN JUNE

Southend United Football Club have announced they will finally begin work on their new stadium at Fossettts Farm in June.
23/03/2010

CSKA SOFIA BANNED FROM STADIUMS FOR THREE GAMES

The Bulgarian Football Union has ruled CSKA Sofia must play their next three games at a neutral venue after a pitch invasion during their league match at Lokomotiv Mezdra.
22/03/2010

FIRST PODCAST LAUNCHED ON iTUNES

Stadia Directory* *is pleased to announce the launch of our new podcast. The show has been produced to complement the website by rounding up all the news of the week and in the first show, a 15 minute special, we’ll also expand on where we are now with things and our future plans for the site.
20/03/2010

B2NET SEASON TICKET DETAILS ANNOUNCED

Chesterfield Football Club has announced existing season ticket holders have the chance to renew at the b2net stadium before they go on general sale.
19/03/2010

PARTICK THISTLE REVEALS £20 MILLION PLANS FOR STADIUM

Partick Thistle has announced a £20 million plan to build more than 100 flats at Firhill Stadium.
18/03/2010

BLACK CATS LOOK INTO STADIUM NAMING RIGHTS

*Sunderland*[stadium-of-light-sunderland/] has announced the club is considering selling the naming rights to the *Stadium of Light[stadium-of-light-sunderland/]*.
17/03/2010

SOUTH AFRICA TO TEST WORLD CUP STADIUM WITH INTERNATIONAL YOUTH CUP

South Africa is set to test their World Cup readiness next month in the Cape Town International Challenge.
16/03/2010

ICC REQUEST STADIUM SERVICES PROPOSALS FOR THE 2011 CRICKET WORLD CUP

The International Cricket Council and the central organising committee are requesting proposals from companies to provide stadium signage services for the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup.
16/03/2010

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16/03/2010

LONDON SHORTLISTED FOR 2015 WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS

London has been shortlisted to host the 2015 World Athletics Championships along with two other nations.
15/03/2010

RED BULL ARENA POSTPONE SOFT OPENING EVENT

The soft opening at the Red Bull Arena has been postponed due to adverse weather conditions.
13/03/2010

£1 BILLION REDEVELOPMENT FOR MAN CITY STADIUM

Manchester City Football Club has announced plans to redevelop the area around its stadium after signing a £1 billion agreement with the local council.
12/03/2010

MBOMBELA STADIUM RELAYS PITCH FOR THIRD TIME

The Mbombela Stadium has relaid the playing surface for the third time fuelling further criticism from South Africa 2010 FIFA World Cup sceptics.
12/03/2010

GOVERNMENT APPROVAL FOR NEW BRISTOL CITY STADIUM

Bristol City's dreams of a new stadium are even closer to becoming reality after the Secretary of State announced he will not intervene with the proposed plans.
12/03/2010

GLOUCESTERSHIRE'S COUNTY GROUND DEVELOPMENT PLANS GIVEN GO AHEAD

Bristol City Council has approved  plans to redevelop Gloucestershire's County Ground to increase capacity to 20,000.
11/03/2010

MIDLANDS CO-OP TO SPONSOR NEW STAND

Chesterfield Football Club has announced a new sponsorship deal with Midlands Co-Operative for the b2net stadium, currently under construction.
10/03/2010

NEW STADIUM FOR SALFORD GIVEN GREEN LIGHT

Salford City Reds plans for a new stadium have been given the green light by Council chiefs.
10/03/2010

NEW STADIUM FOR BRISTOL CITY A STEP CLOSER

Bristol City Football Club has taken another step towards the reality of a new stadium as Sainsbury’s submitted plans to build on the site of Ashton Gate.
09/03/2010

PLYMOUTH PLAN TO SELL STADIUM TO EASE RISING DEBTS

Plymouth Argyle Football Club has announced plans to sell their stadium to their holding company to help raise money to combat escalating debts.
09/03/2010

WONDERING WHAT WE'RE TWITTERING ON ABOUT NOW?

 
09/03/2010

SPORTS REVOLUTION INSTALLS HDTV NETWORK IN FOOTBALL STADIA

Sports Revolution has installed a new generation of high-definition television (HDTV) networks in football stadium across the UK.
06/03/2010

WEMBLEY PITCH TO BE RELAYED AGAIN

Wembley Stadium is set to relay the pitch surface for the 10th time in three years.
06/03/2010

HEART ATTACK RISK WARNING AT STADIUMS

Football fans should probably think twice about attending matches in Greece, Sweden and Serbia as it is where they are most likely to die from a heart attack.
03/03/2010

100 DAYS UNTIL SOUTH AFRICA 2010 FIFA WORLD CUP

It is only 100 days until the first game of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa kicks off.
03/03/2010

BRIGHT FUTURE FOR COUNTY GROUND

Northampton County Cricket club began works on building six state-of-the-art floodlights this week.
02/03/2010

BURNLEY FOOTBALL CLUB ANNOUNCE STADIUM PLANS

Burnley Football Club has revealed ambitious plans to redevelop Turf Moor and also build England’s first football university.
02/03/2010

MAJOR SOCCER LEAGUE EXPANSION COULD HELP USA WORLD CUP BID

2010 looks set to be an exciting year for Major League Soccer as it expands to 16 teams, bringing with it a host of impressive venues for the new campaign.
26/02/2010

LATICS POSTPONE NEW STADIUM PLANS

Oldham Athletic Football Club's hopes of new stadium have taken a hit as they postponed the planned public exhibition and consultation.
24/02/2010

PHILADELPHIA UNION AGREE NAMING RIGHTS DEAL FOR PPL PARK

Major League Soccer club, Philadelphia Union has announced their new stadium will be called PPL Park after agreeing an 11-year naming rights partnership.
24/02/2010

HIBS' NEW STAND BUILD SET TO START AFTER FINAL WHISTLE

Hibernian Football Club is set to begin work on a new 6,400 stand straight after the game against St Johnstone on Saturday.
23/02/2010

WIGAN ATHLETIC SET TO REPLACE PITCH

Wigan Athletic will relay the pitch at the DW Stadium at the end of the month following weeks of criticism by various players and coaches.
22/02/2010

OLD TRAFFORD CELEBRATES CENTENARY

Old Trafford has come a long way since it first opened its gates for Manchester United Football Club on 19th Feb 1910.
19/02/2010

SPIREITES ANNOUNCE PRICE FREEZE FOR B2NET

Chesterfield Football Club has announced a freeze on ticket prices for their first season at the new £13 million b2net stadium.
18/02/2010

BASKETBALL RECORD ATTENDANCE FOR NBA ALL-STAR GAME

A crowd of 108,713 filled Cowboys Stadium in Dallas to watch the 2010 NBA All-Star basketball game.
15/02/2010

NON-LEAGUE AFC FYLDE ANNOUNCES AMBITIOUS PLANS OF NEW HOME

Non-league AFC Fylde has unveiled ambitious plans for a new £15m state-of-the-art sports facility including a new stadium.
12/02/2010

NG BAILEY AWARDED CONTRACT FOR NEW SEAGULLS STADIUM

NG Bailey has been awarded a £12million building contract for the new stadium for Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club.
12/02/2010

STADIUM PLANS APPROVED FOR BRISTOL CITY

Revised plans for Bristol City Football Club's new 30,000 all-seater stadium have been given the green light from Bristol City Council.
11/02/2010

MORECAMBE ANNOUNCE NEW STADIUM NAME

Morecambe Football Club has announced their new £12million stadium will be called the Globe Arena[globe-arena-morecambe/] after sealing a £250,000 sponsorship deal.
09/02/2010

BURNLEY CONSIDER STADIUM REDEVELOPMENTS

Premier League side Burnley have unveiled plans for a new ground redevelopment at their current home, Turf Moor which could also include the first University for football.
08/02/2010

VICTORY OVER WALES ON CENTENARY DAY AT TWICKENHAM

The first ever rugby union match at Twickenham was held back in January 1910 when Wales were the visitors to England's famous home of rugby.
07/02/2010

FUNDS CRUCIAL FOR YORK'S NEW COMMUNITY STADIUM

Development plans for York's new community stadium have hit a snag after it was revealed that the funding for the project could be jeopardised by time-scales.
06/02/2010

ARSENAL NOW IN DRIVING SEAT

Arsenal Football Club have installed new luxurious dug-out seating at the Emirates courtesy of Citroen, the team's official car supplier.
05/02/2010

CARDIFF CITY SELL LAND AROUND STADIUM TO EASE DEBTS

Cardiff City Football Club is to sell two sites of land around the stadium to raise money to pay off escalating debts.
05/02/2010

DEMOLITION ON GIANTS STADIUM GETS UNDER WAY

Demolition of the Giants Stadium got under way yesterday to make way for the new Meadowlands Stadium which is scheduled to be completed by April 2010.
05/02/2010

OLDHAM ATHLETIC STADIUM PLANS UNVEILED

The latest plans for Oldham Athletic Football Club's new stadium were unveiled to more than 200 fans at a recent event to showcase the proposed new stadium at Broadway, Failsworth.
05/02/2010

STIRLING ALBION FACE EVICTION FROM HOME STADIUM

Stirling Albion are facing eviction from their home ground over unpaid rent and rates now totalling £100,000.
04/02/2010

EVERTON RECONSIDER GOODISON PARK REDEVELOPMENT AND NEW STADIUM PLANS

Everton Football Club have announced they are investigating potential redevelopment of their existing ground Goodison Park as well as a new stadium.
04/02/2010

WORK BEGINS ON NEW BRIGHTON STADIUM

 
04/02/2010

EMIRATES TO BEAM LIVE MATCH COVERAGE TO FANS

Arsenal fans can now watch matches live on a Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP) and even watch goal replays in slow motion.
02/02/2010

NEW BADMINTON STADIUM FOR 2010 COMMONWEALTH GAMES

A new squash an badminton stadium is expected to be completed by March 2010 ahead of the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India later this year.
01/02/2010

NEW STADIUM FOR WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL SOCCER TEAM

Women's Professional Soccer team Atlanta Beat have announced that their new purpose built stadium will be completed and ready to open in May 2010.
29/01/2010

CYCLING GOLD MEDALIST OVERLOOKS VELODROME COMPLETION

The Velodrome for the 2012 London Olympics is one step further to completion after the last stage of the steel structure was completed last week.
28/01/2010

GROUND IMPROVEMENT UPDATE FROM HEREFORD CHAIRMAN

Hereford United Chairman Graham Turner has updated Bulls' supporters on planned redevelopments at Edgar Street.
27/01/2010

ROTHERHAM UNITED SET TO RETURN HOME TO THE CITY

Rotherham United look set to return to playing in the city after the club acquired land for their proposed new stadium.
27/01/2010

FERENCVAROS TO UNVEIL NEW STADIUM PLANS FOR 2012

Hungarian football club Ferencváros have announced plans for a new 22,000 all-seater stadium to be built in Budapest.
27/01/2010

GOVERNMENT CONCERNS HALT NEW STADIUM PLANS FOR SPURS

Concerns over Tottenham Hotspurs's new stadium plans have been issued by the  government's architectural watchdog as they have decided not to fully support the Premier League club's plans which were submitted by the Northumberland Development Project.
26/01/2010

TURNER LOOKING TO SECURE FUTURE FOR HEREFORD

Hereford United Chairman Graham Turner is positive that plans submitted to the local council will be accepted before a committee so that ground developments came be started and finished in time for the 2010/11 season to commence.
25/01/2010

NEW ZEALAND'S AMI STADIUM OFFICIALLY OPENED AFTER REDEVELOPMENT

New Zealand's AMI Stadium was officially unveiled yesterday after a $60 million redevelopment for the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
22/01/2010

NEW DELHI'S STADIUM LOSES BATTLE TO HOST INTERNATIONAL CRICKET

The Feroz Shah Kotla has been banned from hosting any international matches until the end of 2010 after the abandonment of a one-day international between India and Sri Lanka on 27th December.
21/01/2010

GOLD AND SULLIVAN LOOK TO OLYMPIC STADIUM

West Ham United Football Club's new owners, David Gold and David Sullivan, are keen to move away from Upton Park in an attempt to compete with the top four in the Premier League and to allow more Hammers' fans to enjoy watching the team play.
19/01/2010

DOLPHINS' STADIUM RENAMED IN TIME FOR SUPERBOWL

The Miami Dolphins have agreed a five-year naming rights deal for their home to be called the Sun Life Stadium just in time for next week's Pro Bowl and the Super Bowl on 7th February.
19/01/2010

NATIONAL HOCKEY STADIUM GETS DEMOLISHED

The former National Hockey Stadium in Milton Keynes is being demolished to make room for  Network Rail's new headquarters.
18/01/2010

NEW OWNERSHIP NEEDED BEFORE NEW STADIUM BUILD

According to Managing Director, Christian Purslow at Liverpool Football Club, it seems that the Premier League club will have to seek new ownership before banks will lend the club money to build a new stadium.
18/01/2010

POSH GROUND NOW OWNED BY COUNCIL

It has been confirmed that Peterborough United's ground on London Road is now under new ownership.
17/01/2010

NEW CHARGERS STADIUM CLOSES IN ON PLANNING PERMISSION

The San Diego Chargers are one step closer to approved plans for their new $800 million purpose built stadium on downtown San Diego.
15/01/2010

NFL RETURN TO WEMBLEY

American Football is set to return to Wembley Stadium in 2010 as the San Francisco 49ers will face the Denver Broncos on Sunday 31st October.
15/01/2010

HEALTHY STADIA NETWORK INVITE FOR CARDIFF CITY

Cardiff City Stadium has become the first ground in Wales to be invited to join the Healthy Stadia Network.
14/01/2010

LEASE EXTENSION FOR PROMOTION PUSHING HATTERS

Luton Borough Council have confirmed that they will endeavour to help Luton Town Football Club off the pitch by agreeing to extend the current lease at Kenilworth Road if they gain promotion back to the Football League.
14/01/2010

DELIA SMITH: CARROW ROAD IS NOT FOR SALE

Following the announcements of a £5 million loss last year, Norwich City's majority shareholder Delia Smith has confirmed the sale of Carrow Road is not an option to try and recover funds to pay off a £23 million debt.
13/01/2010

TALKS FOR NEW EVERTON STADIUM GATHERS MOMENTUM

Everton Football Club and Liverpool City Council are again locked in talks over a possible location for the proposed new build of a stadium for the Premier League club.
13/01/2010

STADIUM WEBSITE UNVEILED FOR MORECAMBE

Morecambe Football Club have unveiled a website about their new planned stadium build.
11/01/2010

EDGBASTON REDEVELOPMENT EDGES CLOSER TO START DATE

The £24million redevelopment of Edgbaston Cricket Ground looks set to go ahead as construction group, Galliford Try plc has been appointed preferred bidder on the project.
11/01/2010

HOPES OF NEW STAND  FOR NORTHAMPTON SAINTS GIVEN BOOST

The Conservative group of Northampton Borough Council have backed Northampton Saints for their proposed deal with ASDA to secure financing for a new North Stand at Franklin's Gardens.
09/01/2010

2018 WORLD CUP STARS TO USE B2NET STADIUM

Chesterfield Football Club’s new b2net Stadium could be used as a training base for one of the World Cup teams if England stage the finals tournament in 2018.
07/01/2010

PLANS FOR NEW BATH STADIUM GAIN MOMENTUM

Bath Rugby Football Club are close to unveiling plans for a new stadium located away from their historic Recreation Ground.
06/01/2010

GATESHEAD LOOK FOR PROGRESSION WITH NEW STADIUM

There are plans in place for Gateshead Football Club to build a new stadium in the next few years as local entrepreneurs Graham Wood and Brian Waites look to take the Blue Square Premier club into the Football League.
06/01/2010

A LOOK AHEAD TO SOUTH AFRICA

Following a satisfying World Cup 2010 draw, England fans can be forgiven for once again reigniting their often ridiculed optimism. An opener with USA, followed by showdowns with Algeria and Slovenia would provoke hope of glory in South Africa for even the most despondent of Englishmen.
01/01/2010

2009: A LOOK AT ENGLISH YEAR IN STADIUMS

2009 has been another difficult year for football clubs as the effects of the global financial crisis have taken a significant toll on clubs up and down the country. Off-the-field events have dominated the news as many clubs, large and small are facing financial meltdown following the collapse of television money and advertising revenue.
31/12/2009

CONSTRUCTION ON RED'S NEW STADIUM TO START IN 2010

Building on Liverpool's new stadium is set to commence in 2010 according to Councillor Warren Bradley of Liverpool City Council who has been in talks with Liverpool Managing Director, Christian Purslow.
30/12/2009

NEW GENERATION OF STADIA FOR 2022 SOUTH KOREA WORLD CUP

South Korea's World Cup bid committee are proposing they will ensure brand new state-of-the-art stadiums for the FIFA World Cup in 2022.
28/12/2009

AZERBAIJAN TO GET NEW 60,000 SEATER STADIUM

Youth and Sports Minister in Azerbaijan, Azad Rahimov has announced that a new 60,000 all-seater  stadium will be built to allow more profile events to be staged in the country.
28/12/2009

WASPS CONFIRM NEW STADIUM PLANS IN HIGH WYCOMBE

Wasps' future in Rugby Union looks bright away from Adams Park as the club announce that a new 20,000 all-seater purpose built stadium will be built in High Wycombe.
24/12/2009

STADIUMS SELECTED FOR TURKEY'S EURO 2016 BID

The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) have announced the selection of nine stadiums in eight host cities for their bid to hold the European Championships in 2016.
23/12/2009

EDEN PARK TO RECEIVE ROYAL APPROVAL

Prince William will view the progress of development at Aukland's Eden Park stadium when he visits New Zealand at the beginning of the New Year.
22/12/2009

CHESTERFIELD'S B2NET STADIUM ON TARGET

The £13m development of Chesterfield Football Club’s new b2net stadium at Whittingham Moor continues to remain on target for opening in July 2010.
21/12/2009

PLANS FOR NEW WAKEFIELD TRINITY STADIUM UNVEILED

With a potential single Super League licence up for grabs, there could be a fight on between local rivals Castleford Tigers  and Wakefield Trinity Wildcats as the later unveils plans for a new £19 million stadium.
21/12/2009

STADIUMS SELECTED FOR WORLD CUP BID

Seven stadiums in Belgium have been selected for the Holland-Belgium World Cup bid for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
21/12/2009

STADIUMS WILL BE READY FOR AFCON

Officials and organisers for the 2010 African Nations Cup in Angola have pledged that the four new stadium builds will be ready for the tournament when it commences in January 2010.
18/12/2009

NOTTINGHAM RESIDENTS UNHAPPY WITH WORLD CUP PLANS

Residents from Gamston in Nottinghamshire are petitioning against the proposed developments for a new 45,000 all-seater stadium on nearby greenbelt land.
18/12/2009

KC STADIUM EXPANSION IN DOUBT

The recent decision not to include Hull City's KC Stadium as one of the host city venues for the 2018 FIFA World Cup bid has affected the chances of further expansion to the 25,000 all-seater stadium in the future.
17/12/2009

MARACANA SET FOR REVAMP

The Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro will undergo a $280 million facelift for the FIFA World Cup in 2014.
17/12/2009

VIKINGS' NEW STADIUM TO COST $870 MILLION

According to the owners at the Metrodome the cost to build a new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings at the current site is expected to reach as much as $870 million.
17/12/2009

TOTENHAM'S NEW STADIUM SELECTED FOR 2018 WORLD CUP BID

Tottenham Hotspur's new stadium in Haringey will be joined by Wembley Stadium, Emirates Stadium and the Olympic Stadium as the London venues for the proposed FIFA World Cup bids for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments.
16/12/2009

SIXFIELDS TO STAGE UNIVERSITIES AMERICAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE FINAL

The British Universities American Football League will move to a new home venue in 2010.
16/12/2009

SAINTS SET FOR NEW STADIUM MOVE IN 2011

Officials at St Helens Rugby League Football Club have announced that the club will move into their new stadium during the 2011 Super League season.
15/12/2009

PROPOSED £50,000 GRANT FOR NEW WISBECH STADIUM

Eastern Counties League Premier Division side Wisbech Town are set to receive a cash injection of around £50,000 to help cover the costs of construction for their newly proposed stadium.
14/12/2009

ALTITUDE MEANS HIGHER DEMANDS FOR WORLD CUP

A new study by Adidas has found altitude could have up to five percent impact on the ball's speed at the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
11/12/2009

AVIVA STADIUM TO OBTAIN NEW ENVIRONMENTAL-FRIENDLY CERTIFICATION

Aviva Stadium, the new home for Ireland's national rugby and football team will open in Dublin in May 2010 with the latest environmental certificate.
07/12/2009

BULLS CONFIDENT OF STADIUM GREEN LIGHT

The Bradford Bulls' hopes of a new stadium were given a massive boost as Chairman Peter Hood confirmed council support at a shareholders meeting last night.
05/12/2009

MUBADALA PLANS NEW ABU DHABI STADIUM

Mubadala Development, an investment arm of the United Arab Emirates has announced preliminary plans to build a 60,000-seater stadium, located in Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi.
24/11/2009

STADIA IMPROVEMENTS FOR EURO 2016 BID

Frédéric Thiriez, the President of the Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) has issued proposed plans to build new and renovate existing Ligue 1 club stadiums as part of their bid proposal for the European Championships in 2016.
16/11/2009

NEWCASTLE UNITED RENAME ST JAMES' PARK FOR EXTRA FUNDING

Newcastle United have confirmed that St James' Park has been renamed in a deal that will run until the end of the 2009/10 season.
05/11/2009

WEMBLEY STADIUM HIT WITH PRE-TAX LOSS OF £31 MILLION

Wembley Stadium may be forced to borrow money from the Football Association to help keep up with repayments with banks following the latest pre-tax loss of £31.1 million.
01/11/2009