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Top 10 Biggest Premier League stadiums 2024

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Although there’s a benchmark for every new Premier League club, the size doesn’t matter.

 

However, the league has some of the finest stadiums in the world, having some unique features like floodlights, steep sloping roofs, soundproofing, etc.

 

Ranking the top 10 Premier League stadiums in 2024:

 

10. Goodison Park (capacity 39,221)

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Goodison Park, located in the Walton area of Liverpool, has been the home ground of Premier League club Everton F.C. since 1892. It is also among the oldest football stadiums in England.

 

It has an all-seated capacity of 39,414. It has a Field size of 100.48 by 68 meters. One interesting fact about Goodison Park is that it has hosted more top-flight games than any other stadium in England.

 

The stadium comprises four separate stands: the Goodison Road Stand, Gwladys Street Stand, Bullens Road Stand, and the Park End Stand.

 

Read: Biggest Stadiums in England ranked by capacity 

 

9. Stamford Bridge (capacity 40,863)

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Stamford Bridge, located in Fulham, South West London, is the home of the Premier League club, Chelsea. It has a seating capacity of 40,834 and is ranked among the top ten largest stadiums presently in the Premier League.

 

Officially opened on 28 April 1877, Stamford Bridge is one of the oldest football stadiums in England. It has a Field size of 113 by 74 yards.

 

The stadium hosted domestic and international matches like the FA Cup Finals. The Stanford Bridge is one of the venues that consistently attracted some of the highest attendance in the English Premier League to date.

 

8. Villa Park (Capacity 42,785)

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Villa Park, located in Aston, Birmingham, has been the home of Premier League side Aston Villa since 1897 and is one of the oldest football stadiums in England.

 

It has a seating capacity of 42,749 with a Field size of 105 by 68 metres. The Villa Park was officially opened in 1897.

 

It comprises four stands – Holte End, Trinity Road Stand, North Stand, and Doug Ellis Stand. It is designed to allow other activities like sporting events and concerts.

 

7. St. James’ Park (Capacity 52,305)

St James’ Park, located in Newcastle upon Tyne, is the home of Premier League club Newcastle United F.C. It has 52,305 seats and is the eighth largest football stadium in England.

 

It was officially opened in 1892. Apart from football, the stadium has also been used for events like Rugby, Concerts and reality television.

 

 

6. Anfield (Capacity: 53,394)

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Anfield, located in Liverpool, Merseyside, is the home ground of Premier League side Liverpool FC. It has a seating capacity of 53,394.

 

It is one of the oldest football stadiums in England and was opened in 1884. It has a field size of 101 by 68 meters.

 

The Anfield Stadium comprises four stands: the Spion Kop, the Main Stand, the Sir Kenny Dalglish Stand, and the Anfield Road End. It is one of the most famous grounds in the English Premier League that consistently attracts some of the highest fans every season.

 

5. City Of Manchester Stadium, Etihad (Capacity 55,017)

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The City of Manchester Stadium, also known as the Etihad Stadium for sponsorship reasons, is the home of Premier League club Manchester City F.C.

 

It has a seating capacity 53,400, making it the fifth-largest in the Premier League. The Stadium has a Field size of 105 by 68 metres.

 

4. London Stadium (Capacity 60,000)

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The London Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London. It was constructed specifically for the 2012 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Paralympics.

 

It is currently the home of Premier League club West Ham United. With a seating capacity 60,000, it is one of the biggest football stadiums hosting English Premier League matches.

 

3. Ashburton Grove, Emirates Stadium (Capacity: 60,260)

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The Emirates Stadium, located in Holloway, London, is the home of Arsenal.

It has a seating capacity of 60,260, which makes it the fourth-largest football stadium in England after Wembley Stadium, Old Trafford, and Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

 

The Emirates Stadium features a four-tiered bowl with translucent polycarbonate roofing over the stands. It also features commercial kitchens, changing rooms, and press and education centres.

 

The Emirates Stadium was the first in the world to incorporate HDTV streaming. It also features two giant screens suspended from the roof. It has a Field size of 105 by 68 metres.

 

2. Tottenham Hotspur Stadium (Capacity: 62,062)

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The Tottenham Hotspur Stadium is the home of Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. It has a seating capacity of 62,850, making it the third-largest football stadium in England.

 

As per the design, it is a multi-purpose stadium capable of hosting NFL matches, concerts, and other events. Officially opened on 3 April 2019, it has a Field size of 105 by 68 metres.

 

1. Old Trafford (Capacity 74,879)

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Old Trafford’s “The Theatre of Dreams,” located in Greater Manchester, is the home of Manchester United.

 

With 74,140 seats, it is the largest Premier League football stadium. It was officially opened on 19 February 1910.

 

It has a Field size of 105 by 68 metres. It comprises four covered all-seater stands: Sir Alex Ferguson (North), East, Sir Bobby Charlton (South), and West Stands.

 

Wrapping up

The English Premier League stadiums are amongst the best in the world. Ranking these grounds according to capacity, the Brentford Community Stadium is the smallest, while Old Trafford is the largest.

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