Stamford Bridge Stadium, Chelsea FC Ground, London Football Building Photos, New stand architects

Stamford Bridge Stadium London : Chelsea Ground

Chelsea FC Development in west London, England, UK design by Herzog & de Meuron / Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands

page updated 26 Dec 2016 with new images ; 3 Jul 2015

Stamford Bridge Stadium Expansion

The first images of Herzog & de Meuron’s proposed revamp of Chelsea Football Club

Stamford Bridge Stadium design by Herzog & de Meuron

Stamford Bridge Stadium design by Herzog & de Meuron

Stamford Bridge Stadium design by Herzog & de Meuron

17 May + 5 Jan 2015

Stamford Bridge Stadium Building Expansion

Chelsea consult Bird’s Nest architects Herzog & de Meuron to revamp Stamford Bridge

Swiss-based architects Herzog & de Meuron employed to work alongside the UK’s Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands for this football ground revamp designed to hold 60,000 spectators at Stamford Bridge, reports the Daily Telegraph.

Stamford Bridge Stadium Chelsea
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A redesign of Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge is being drawn up by the firm behind Beijing’s Bird’s Nest Olympic Stadium and Munich’s Allianz Arena, it has emerged.

The London club’s plans to increase the capacity of their 41,837-seat home have seen Swiss-based Herzog & de Meuron employed to work alongside Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands, which was recruited last summer.

Stamford Bridge Stadium London
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The Architects Journal revealed that Herzog & de Meuron was looking at concept designs for a potential revamp of Stamford Bridge that would allow it to hold 60,000 spectators.

page updated 5 Jul 2014

Chelsea Stadium – Stamford Bridge

Location: west London

Stamford Bridge Stamford Bridge Stadium Stamford Bridge London
photos © Nick Weall

Chelsea FC – East Stand, Stamford Bridge, Chelsea
Date built: 1974
Design: Darbourne & Darke, Architects

Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation building adjacent to Chelsea Stadium

Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation building Chelsea Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation building
pictures © Nick Weall

Stamford Bridge is a football stadium located in Fulham, London, SW6 1HS. It is the home ground of Chelsea F.C.. The stadium is located within the Moore Park Estate also known as Walham Green and is often referred to as simply The Bridge. The capacity is 41,798, making it the eighth largest ground in the Premier League.

Stamford Bridge Stadium Stand
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Opened in 1877, the stadium was used by the London Athletic Club until 1905, when new owner Gus Mears founded Chelsea Football Club to occupy the ground; Chelsea have played their home games there ever since. It has undergone numerous major changes over the years, most recently in the 1990s when it was renovated into a modern, all-seater stadium.

Stamford Bridge West Stand Entrance
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Stamford Bridge has been used as a venue for England international matches, FA Cup Finals, FA Cup semi-finals and Charity Shield games. It has also hosted numerous other sports, such as cricket, rugby union, speedway, greyhound racing, baseball and American football. The stadium’s highest official attendance is 82,905, for a league match between Chelsea and Arsenal in 1935.
Source: wikipedia

New Chelsea Football Stadium
Architect: Herzog & de Meuron
New Chelsea Stadium London
picture : Herzog & de Meuron
New Chelsea Football Stadium

Phone: 0371 811 1955

Location: 430 Fulham Road, London SW6 1HS, England, UK

London Football Stadiums

London Football Grounds – major club stadium buildings selection from e-architect below:

Wembley Stadium Building Redevelopment, northwest London
Architects: Foster + Partners / HOK Sport
Wembley Stadium Building
photograph © Foster + Partners
Wembley Stadium

Emirates Stadium, north London
Emirates Stadium London
photo © Hufton and Crow
Emirates Stadium

London Architecture

London Architecture Design – chronological list

London Architecture Tour

London Architecture

London Architect

English Football Stadiums

Liverpool FC Stadium

Manchester United FC Stadium

Arsenal FC Stadium

One of the greatest football stadiums in Europe: Nou Camp Stadium

Football Stadium Buildings

Brit Oval Stadium

Chelsea Barracks
Chelsea Barracks
image from architects studio

London Olympic Stadium
London Olympic Stadium
image from architects office

Website: Chelsea Football Club

Stadium Architecture

Chelsea Buildings

Website: Stamford Bridge

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