Soccer Specific Stadiums


What if PPL Park had been built in Philadelphia?

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It's in Chester, but we can imagine a world where it joins the South Philadelphia Sports Complex.

With soccer specific stadiums currently being all the rage within MLS with DC United getting approval for their new stadium as well as Las Vegas passing a stadium resolution (contingent on the city getting awarded an MLS franchise), I decided to look at our own PPL Park.

Monday After

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Before we get to the weekly look at attendance, a couple of quick business notes. The big weekend stories involved movement on the stadium fronts in both Washington and New York 2. Coming a few days after the announcement that the Revs were slowing moving towards a stadium in Revere, the possibility that two more soccer specific stadiums might rise in the Northeast Corridor are great news for the league.


USL Pro Spotlight: Week 4

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Article By: Pedro Gomes
This week's spotlight is all about stadiums, Soccer Specific Stadiums to be exact. This past week The Pittsburgh Riverhounds opened up their new Soccer Specific Stadium, Highmark Stadium against the Harrisburgh City Islander in front of a sold-out crowd.

MLS ’12 Preview – Soccer Specific Stadiums Soaring

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When you started to follow Major League Soccer for the first time in 1996, one of your enduring memories was visiting stadiums that were primarily used for the National Football League or College Football. But when Lamar Hunt used his own money ...

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The Rest

Jonathan Kraft: Revs open to stadium in Providence

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The Revs continue to hunt for a possible soccer specific stadium and it appears the capital of Rhode Island is in play.

New England Revolution president Jonathan Kraft told GoLocal News Providence the club is open to suggestions from our nation's smallest state.

"We have a lot of fans of the Revolution who support us in Foxboro who are Rhode Island based," Kraft said.

What soccer specificity? Eyesore pitches tarnish solid playoff weekend

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Three of last weekend's playoff games took place on fields marked up for American football, much to the irritation of fans around the league.