2. BY THE NUMBERS: Red Bull Stadium
On Tuesday, the New York Red Bulls broke ground on the stadium scheduled to be
completed in 2008. So far in MLS, Columbus, the Los Angeles Galaxy, Chivas USA,
FC Dallas and Chicago play their home games in soccer-specific stadiums. The
Colorado Rapids and future MLS club Toronto are set to move into new soccer
stadiums in 2007.
6 Years of negotiation before closing the deal on construction of a
soccer specific stadium for MLS in the New Jersey-New York area.
5 Number of governors involved in those negotiations.
$200 million Cost of new Red Bull Park stadium in Harrison, N.J.
$100 million Amount Red Bull and Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) will
contribute to the project.
$40 million Bond sale completed by Harrison and and Hudson County to
finance the cleanup and the construction of a parking garage
$1 billion Total cost of redevelopment project, of which the
stadium is part of, on 300 acres along Harrison's waterfront that will include
6,000 apartments and condominiums, 3.5 million square feet of office space and
1.2 million square feet of retail space.
25,000 Red Bull Park capacity.
53 Number of luxury suites, 12 rows from the field, Red Bull Park will
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily U.S. under-17 men's national team roster Nov. 28, 4:40 p.m. |
U.S. head coach under-17 men's national team Richie Williams has named a 20-player roster for the ... Business Reporter: Union teams up with Dogfish Head Nov. 26, 11:53 p.m.
The Philadelphia Union will open a new destination beer garden with Dogfish Head Brewery at PPL ... Columbus switches USL PRO affiliations Nov. 26, 11:39 p.m.
The Columbus Crew will team up with the Austin Aztex to send players from its first ... Lee Nguyen: Sitting back is not in Revs' DNA Nov. 26, 10:33 p.m.
The New England Revolution tied an MLS record when it scored nine goals in its first ... What They're Saying: Jerome Valcke Nov. 26, 10:02 p.m.
"It is easy to destroy a reputation, it takes one second, it takes years to build ... Champions League scenarios: 11 teams for five spots Nov. 26, 9:05 p.m.
Eleven teams have qualified for the knockout stage of the Champions League, and 11 more teams, ... Video Pick: Bend it like Uesato Nov. 26, 6:58 p.m.
Our favorite free kick goal of the week comes from J-League 2, where Consadole Sapporo's Kazumasa ... Breaking down the NCAA Division I women's quarterfinals Nov. 26, 6:34 p.m.
The NCAA Division I Women's Tournament moves into the quarterfinals with three games on Friday and ... A back-heel sombrero from Greek boy Nov. 26, 12:16 a.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Skills] Greek youth soccer, in a game between AO Ioannina and Agia Eleousa, delivers ... What They're Saying: Jose Mourinho Nov. 25, 11:56 p.m.
"Obviously they must be very sad with the result but when we lose against a team ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives