Stamford Bridge Stadium, London
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Stamford Bridge is a football stadium located in Fulham, London. It is the home ground of Chelsea F.C.. The stadium is located within the Moore Park Estate also known as Walham Green and is often referred to as simply The Bridge. The capacity is 41,798, making it the eighth largest ground in the Premier League, but is due in the next few years to be expanded to a capacity of 60,000.Opened in 1877, the stadium was used by the London Athletic Club until 1905, when new owner Gus Mears founded Chelsea Football Club to occupy the ground; Chelsea have played their home games there ever since. It has undergone numerous major changes over the years, most recently in the 1990s when it was renovated into a modern, all-seater stadium.Stamford Bridge has been used as a venue for England international matches, FA Cup Finals, FA Cup semi-finals and Charity Shield games. It has also hosted numerous other sports, such as cricket, rugby union, speedway, greyhound racing, baseball and American football. The stadium's highest official attendance is 82,905, for a league match between Chelsea and Arsenal on 12 October 1935.By using our London tour planner, you can arrange your visit to Stamford Bridge Stadium and other attractions in London.
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Primeiro estádio que visito em Inglaterra. Um sonho tornado realidade, ali passam diariamente os melhores jogadores do mundo. Não tive oportunidade de o ver por dentro, mas por fora ficou as ganas de ... read more »First stadium I visit in England. A dream come true, there pass daily the best players in the world. I didn't get a chance to see inside, but outside was the guts of one day see a game.show original
Been a ST holder for 16 years and over this time think the stadium has steadily improved as a tourist attraction/event centre. Obviously, it's main purpose is for Chelsea FC and a good day out for the... read more »
Fui assistir a um jogo de futebol para a liga dos campeões, muito bem organizado! O ponto negativo é que a claque visitante fica debaixo dos extractores da cozinha então cheira muito a comidaI was watching a football game for the Champions League, very well organized! The downside is that the visitor is under the kitchen extractors then smells the foodshow original
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