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Stamford Bridge (stadium)

Stamford Bridge (/ˈstæm.fərd ˈbrɪ/) is a fitbaw stadium locatit in Fulham, Lunnon. It is the hame grund o Chelsea F.C.. The stadium is locatit athin the Moore Park Estate kent as Walham Green an aw an is aften referred tae as simply The Bridge. The capacity is 41,798,[4] makkin it the aichth lairgest ground in the Premier League.

Stamford Bridge
The Bridge
Stamford Bridge Clear Skies.JPG
Full nameStamford Bridge
LocationFulham, Lunnon, SW6 1HS
Coordinates51°28′54″N 0°11′28″W / 51.48167°N 0.19111°W / 51.48167; -0.19111Coordinates: 51°28′54″N 0°11′28″W / 51.48167°N 0.19111°W / 51.48167; -0.19111
AwnerChelsea Pitch Owners plc
OperatorChelsea F.C.
Executive suites51
Capacity41,798[1]
Record attendance82,905
Field size103 x 67 metres (112.6 x 73.2 yards)[2]
SurfaceGrass
Construction
Biggit1876
Appent28 April 1877[3]
Renovatit1904–1905, 1990s
AirchitectArchibald Leitch (1887)
Tenants
London Athletic Club (1877–1904)
Chelsea F.C. (1905–)
London Monarchs (NFL Europe) (1997)

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  1. "Premier League Handbook Season 2013/14" (PDF). Premier League. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 
  2. CLUB INFORMATION chelseafc.com
  3. Stadium History chelseafc.com
  4. "Premier League Handbook Season 2013/14" (PDF). Premier League. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 

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