Wembley Stadium

Wembley Stadium is a football stadium in Wembley, London. It opened in 2007 on the site of the original Wembley Stadium, which was demolished from 2002 to 2003. The... Wikipedia

  • Full name:  Wembley Stadium connected by EE
  • Location:  South Way, Wembley, HA9 0WS
  • Public transit:  Add→ Wembley Stadium
  • Owner:  The Football Association
  • Operator:  Wembley National Stadium Limited
  • Executive suites:  166
  • Capacity:  90,000 (Association football, rugby union, rugby league, boxing), 75,000 to 90,000 seated and 15,000 standing (concerts), 86,000 to 87,000 (UEFA capacity), 86,000 (American football)
  • Record attendance:  Football: 89,874 (Cardiff City vs Portsmouth, 17 May 2008), Concert: 100,000 (Ed Sheeran, June 2022, Boxing: 94,000 (Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte, 23 April 2022)
  • Field size:  115 x 74 yd
  • Surface:  Desso GrassMaster
  • Broke ground:  30 September 2002
  • Built:  2003–2007
  • Opened:  March 9, 2007
  • Construction cost:  £789 million, (£ billion today)
  • Architect:  HOK Sport (now Populous), Foster and Partners, Nathaniel Lichfield and Partners (planning consultants)
  • Project manager:  Capita Property and Infrastructure
  • Structural engineer:  Mott Stadium Consortium and Jimmy Higham– Mott MacDonald, Sinclair Knight Merz & Aurecon
  • Services engineer:  Jimmy Higham
  • General contractor:  Multiplex
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo