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Scottish Side Aberdeen Submits Plans For New £40M Stadium In Kingsford

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 01 / 17 / 17

Scottish Premiership side Aberdeen has "submitted plans" for its new £40M ($48.2M) stadium in Kingsford, according to the Scotland DAILY RECORD. The club lodged its planning application for what it describes as a "sports hub for the north-east of Scotland" which will include the new ...

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