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Stadium Of Light, Sunderland

(3.7/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
This 49,000-seat stadium, the fifth-biggest soccer stadium in England, is home to Premier League team Sunderland AFC. It is considered one of the finest stadiums in Europe. Here you can revel in the electric atmosphere of a soccer game. Stadium Of Light is famous for its intense atmosphere and strong traditions, so be prepared to sing and shout. Get a peek of Sunderland AFC behind the scenes and learn about the symbolism of the stadium with a guided tour, which run regularly throughout the year. You can purchase your own Sunderland AFC uniform and other merchandise at the club shop located at the stadium. Famous bands and musicians have performed at the Stadium of Light, including Oasis, Rihanna, and Coldplay. Check online to see if any of your favorites are performing here during your stay. Stadium Of Light is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Sunderland Edition.
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  • Great place to watch a football match! Full of atmosphere, great team. Just don't always get the results I'd like :)  more »
  • This a fantastic staduim - shame about how the team is playing lol. You can also hire rooms for private functions which i must say are fanatic what ever the occasion.  more »
  • Visited the stadium for Man Utd match. One of our group is a wheelchair user. We got our tickets for the Black Cats bar and we were treated like royalty. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Th...  more »
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  • The home of my favourite team, will always love it. Away fans share the pre match experience in the Fan Zone, usually great craik.
  • Always enjoy the welcome we get when travelling to Sunderland. Excellent stadium, one to be proud of. Only down side is the nose bleeds you get from sitting so high up in the Gods lol
  • Nice place with decent VIP boxes. Food in them is good and the staff servicing is great. Just one thing...you wouldn't want to be caught supporting any other team :)
  • Great stadium,good atmosphere when,even a few mackams are friendly.
  • Watched England play Australia at the SoL. Nice stadium and we were really close to the pitch.