Possible Solution Emerges In Spain Stirling Council Seeking Designer Barcelona Players Branch Out Corinthians Presses São Paulo For $14.2M Former Barcelona President Testifies ACB Addresses Sunday's Brawl F1 CEO Ecclestone Grants Advance Renovated Estádio De Pituaçu Obsolete Manly Leagues Club Site Sold To Developers MCG Slashes Food, Drink Prices
Enter amount in full numerical value, without currency symbol or commas (ex: 3000000).
Upcoming Conferences and Events
SBD Global/January 21, 2014/Facilities
Barcelona Board Of Directors Proposes $813M Camp Nou Renovation Project
Published January 21, 2014
WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS?
CLICK ON ONE OF THESE BUTTONS
PROJECT TO COST $813.7M: The EFE reported Barcelona's entire project -- including its plans for the Palau Blaugrana and the Espai Barça -- will cost €600M ($813.7M). Barcelona's 20 board members "made the decision unanimously, and following the meeting, they ruled out a new stadium in a different location because of the estimated cost of that project:" €1.2B ($1.6B). The new project -- "named the New Stadium On Current Structure (ENEA), will be completed in four years, with work to run from May '17-February '21." The stadium renovation's estimated cost is €420M ($570M). FC Barcelona is hoping to raise €200M ($271.2M) using "internal financing," another €200M through a loan and €150M ($203.4M) through a commercial sponsorship of the stadium. Barcelona Economic VP Javier Faus "ruled out the stadium no longer being called the Camp Nou, but opened the door to an agreement for a partial naming rights sponsorship" (EFE, 1/20).