Le Lord's Cricket Ground est le siège d'une poignée d'équipes dont les plus en vues sont le MCC (Marylebone Cricket Club). Le MCC est l'organe dirigeant du cricket. Toutes les grandes finales et quelques jeux hors les murs se jouent ici. La meilleure façon de voir le Lord's ( et de commencer à comprendre le jeu de cricket si vous n'êtes pas un habitué) est de faire un tour sur le terrain. Ce tour dure une heure et demie et incluent d'autres éléments marquants tels que le centre média, le musée et le Lord's pub où plusieurs joueurs de cricket prennent un verre après un match. Le Lord's Cricket Ground a été également choisi pour abriter les épreuves de tir à l'arc pendant les J.O. de Londres 2012.
Opened in July 2006, Emirates Stadium became the home of the Arsenal Football Club, who had previously resided in the Highbury Stadium. Also called Ashburton Grove, the original intended title for the project, the stadium gets its name from Emirates Airlines, who helped support the project. With a capacity of roughly 60,000, this stadium is one of the biggest of its kind in United Kingdom.
Le plus que célèbre Stade Wembley accueille les plus grandes manifestations sportives et musicales du pays, notamment les matchs pour la médaille d'or en football des Jeux Olympiques 2012. C'est le fief des plus grands internationaux du football anglais, la finale et les demi-finales de la coupe FA, le Community Shield et les finales du FA Carlsberg Vase Trophy. En plus du football et du rugby, des célébrités de la musique viennent régulièrement y donner des concerts. Des visites guidées sont disponibles, ainsi que des salles de conférences et des banquets. Visitez le site Internet pour les prochains événements. Appelez le +44 844 980 8001 pour plus de détails.
Officially opened in 1877, Stamford Bridge has been the home of the Chelsea Football Club since 1905. The stadium is located at the site of one of the most famous battles of King Harold's reign in 1066 against the Vikings. Fans from around the world stop by Stamford Bridge to check out national competitions at one of the best and largest football stadiums in Europe. The stadium is located in the west of London approximately 5 kilometers (3 miles) from the city center. Guided stadium tours are available.
Home to the Rugby Football Union, Twickenham Stadium is a superb venue to catch an exciting game of rugby. The stadium underwent a major renovation to increase its seating to 82,000 (55,000 for concerts) and to establish itself as a world-class entertainment venue. As a conference venue, the stadium currently has ten main functions rooms and over 150 boxes.
If mayhem, rowdiness and public displays of drunkenness are your idea of a good time, then you will certainly want to catch a sporting event at Craven Cottage. For years this venue has been making headlines as much for the action and antics in the stands and by the fans, as for the sports on the field. Home of the Fulham Football Club since 1896, football fans from all over England make their way to Craven Cottage for regional, national and international games. The capacity of this venue is 25,700. Guided tours are available of the historic grounds; check website for dates, times and prices. For ticket information, call +0843 208 1234.
The Oval, so named because of its shape, is probably the most famous international cricket ground in the country. It plays host to Surrey County Cricket Club's home matches in all competitions, but more importantly is the venue where England usually play their final home match of the season. The ground also gave rise to the "Ashes" urn (trophy), which is played between England and Australia.
Built to replace the demolished White Hart Lane, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is 69062 seater stadium in the North of London. One of the largest stadiums in London, a unique feature of this stadium is its retractable football pitch in order to accommodate other events such as concerts and other sporting events apart from football.