No away fans for Celtic-Rangers final fixtures

Old Firm without away fans

The final two Old Firm (collective names for the Scottish football clubs Celtic and Rangers based in Glasgow, UK) fixtures of the Premiership campaign will be played with no away fans (supporters of the team that is not playing at their own ground) either at the Parkhead (Celtic home) or at the... » Read more

Rwanda second country to name venue after Pelé

Rwanda names stadium after Pelé

Two down, 209 to go. Rwanda became the second nation in the world to name a stadium after the Brazilian legend Pelé, following his death in December 2022. ‘as’ stated that shortly after the official confirmation of his passing, the FIFA President Gianni Infantino announced that he wanted every... » Read more

Tour de force Rob Wicks joins ASM-run P&J Live

ASM Global appoints Aberdeen Commercial Director Robert Wicks

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences, venue management and event strategy, announced on March 17th the appointment of Rob Wicks as the Managing Director of P&J Live in Aberdeen, Scotland. ‘P&J LIVE’ stated that Wicks joins ASM Global with 25 years of... » Read more

Indonesia stadium crush verdict draw flak

Indonesian police man jailed over stadium disaster

An Indonesian court jailed a policeman for 18 months recently over negligence that contributed to one of the worst stadium disasters in the history of football, but the victims’ families voiced despair as two other officers walked free. ‘news24’ stated that several relatives of those killed... » Read more

Hops bid to ‘hop’ on to MLB ‘High A’ criteria

Hillsboro Hops new ballpark vision

The City of Hillsboro in Oregon, US, is partnering with the Minor League Baseball (MiLB) team Hillsboro Hops to support the team in its continuing efforts to meet new Major League Baseball (MLB) ‘High A’ full season baseball requirements. ‘Hillsboro OREGON’ stated that the City values the... » Read more

Third spiffy cricket venue in Indian State UP

India new Varanasi stadium moves forward

A Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) team comprising its Vice-President Rajiv Shukla and Secretary Jai Shah recently visited the Ganjari area in Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh, India), the site earmarked for the new Rs 300 crore state-of-the-art cricket stadium. ‘The Times of India’ stated... » Read more

PSG puts future venue ball in fans’ court

PSG consults fans regarding the stadium situation

The top-of-the-heap club Paris Saint-Germain F.C. (France) wants to know the opinion of its fans before arriving at a decision on its future home venue. ‘Le Figaro’ stated that for the last several weeks, the Ligue 1 club PSG has been exploring all avenues on its future home ground. The... » Read more