Featured Story

Second Bundesliga Club Dynamo Dresden To Receive Financial Support From City

04 / 18 / 14

Second Bundesliga club Dynamo Dresden "will once again receive financial support toward its stadium rent and financial relief from the city of Dresden," according to the SID. A city council proposal calls for an additional €500,000 ($692,000) on top of the €1.12M ($1.55M) the club already ...

Read More

Tags: Facilities, Europe

More Stories

06/07/13
Bayern Sells Out 16 Of 17 Home Games

Champions League-winning Bundesliga side Bayern Munich has sold out 16 of its of 17 league "home games for next season as demand remains high" following its treble-winning exploits, according to Karolos Grohmann of REUTERS. Bayern Board Dir and former UBS Germany CEO Jan-Christian Dreesen said, "We ...

Tags: Facilities, Europe

06/07/13
Eels Looking At Shift To ANZ Stadium

National Rugby League club Parramatta Eels board "is entertaining the option of moving more games away from Parramatta Stadium, with ANZ Stadium in line to host a greater number of fixtures" beginning in '14, according to Josh Massoud of the Sydney DAILY TELEGRAPH. Eels CEO Ken Edwards "sought legal ...

Tags: Facilities, Australia

06/07/13
Athletic Bilbao Set For San Mames Finale

La Liga side Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday "bid a final farewell to its iconic San Mames Stadium with an emotion-filled friendly match in which three of the team's legendary players took the field shortly before the final whistle," according to the EFE. The "big surprise of Wednesday evening's contes ...

Tags: Facilities, Europe

06/06/13
Cheltenham Names Redevelopment Chair

Martin St. Quinton "has been appointed to chair the committee overseeing the financial plans" of Cheltenham racecourse's £45M ($69M) redevelopment, according to SKY SPORTS. Gloucester Rugby's vice-chairman and a long-standing horse owner "is currently also a non-executive racecourse committee ...

Tags: Facilities, United Kingdom

06/05/13
Saudi Arabia Opens Women's Complex

The first sports complex for women in Saudi Arabia has opened in the eastern part of the country, according to MIDDLE EAST ONLINE. Businesswomen and "women personalities attended the inauguration of the centre in Al-Khobar province after it was given the go-ahead by the authorities." The complex, "w ...

Tags: Facilities, Middle East

06/05/13
Australian Turf Club Clears $57.8M Debt

In a bid to clear A$60M ($57.8M) of debt -- including $35M worth of "inherited debt" from the Rosehill Grand Pavilion and stable upgrades -- Australian Turf Club CEO Darren Pearce laid off 18 full-time staff, "and failed to renew deals with eight employees on fixed-term contracts," according to Chri ...

Tags: Australia, Facilities

06/04/13
Councilors Approve Equestrian Center

Councilors in the Scottish Borders "have approved in principle plans" for an equestrian center submitted by four-time Olympic Medalist Ian Stark, according to the BBC. He "wants to build" the new center at Greenhill Farm, south of Selkirk, Scotland. Planning officials "had recommended approval of th ...

Tags: Facilities, United Kingdom

06/03/13
Maracanã Re-Opens To Glowing Reviews

Rio de Janeiro's Maracanã stadium is finally "back to doing what it does best: hosting the beautiful game," according to Jonathan Watts of the London GUARDIAN. After repeated delays and controversy surrounding a 30-month refurbishment, Brazil's iconic stadium "celebrated its return to the cen ...

Tags: Facilities, Brazil

06/03/13
ManU To Get Part-Synthetic Surface

ManU will spend £800,000 ($1.2M) "ripping up the Old Trafford pitch this summer as they convert to a part-synthetic surface," according to the MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS. The stadium hosted a legends match between ManU and Real Madrid Sunday, and the playing surface "will be dug up on Monday." Pi ...

Tags: Facilities

06/03/13
StubHub, O2 Sign Ticket Partnership

StubHub "has signed a partnership" with London's O2 concert and sporting venue that "shows how ticket reselling websites are pushing to overcome legal challenges and vocal opposition from sports bodies and concert promoters," according to Duncan Robinson of the FINANCIAL TIMES. StubHub's deal "is th ...

Tags: Facilities, United Kingdom

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug