Tag: France


Rhénus Sport project to be resuscitated

Strasbourg Rhenus arena re-launched

The Rhénus Sport project (France) – which was lying in the cans – got a fresh lease of life recently. ‘stades.info’ stated that the Strasbourg Eurometropolis unanimously voted to pay a deposit of 700,000 euros on the 7.8 million subsidies intended for this project. Rhénus Sport... » Read more


France national stadium as vaccine site

Stade de France

Come April, and the Stade de France in Paris (France) is set to open as a COVID-19 vaccination center. ‘Le Point’ stated that the 80,000-seat stadium, which serves as the home of France’s national football and rugby union teams, will facilitate the vaccinations of “several thousand... » Read more


France rugby showpiece to steal breath away

Rugby World Cup 2023 stadiums announced

Rugby fiends waiting with bated breath for the Rugby World Cup 2023 match schedule are an exulted lot. World Rugby and the France 2023 Organising Committee have announced the much-anticipated match schedule for Rugby World Cup 2023, a tournament with players and fans at heart that will have the... » Read more


Orange Vélodrome in France up for grabs

Marseille Stade Velodrome for sale

Marseille (France) Mayor Benoît Payan, in a Facebook live session, has revealed that he wants to sell the Stade Vélodrome which serves as the residence of Ligue 1 football club Olympique de Marseille. The 67,394-capacity Stade Vélodrome, known as the Orange Vélodrome for sponsorship reasons, is... » Read more


French club’s hunt for stadium site ends

France Montpellier new stadium site

French Ligue 1 football club Montpellier has confirmed that a brand-new stadium – Stade Louis-Nicollin – which will be able to hold 25,000 spectators will come up on the southern outskirts of Montpellier (France) on the Ode à la Mer site in Pérols. Montpellier has targeted the end of... » Read more


Sustainability key mantra of Paris 2024 arena

Paris Arena Porte de la Chapelle

A consortium led by the construction engineering company Bouygues Bâtiment Île-de-France has been chosen by the City of Paris (France) for the design, construction and technical operation of the Porte de la Chapelle Arena, which will stage badminton, para taekwondo and para badminton at the Paris... » Read more


Toulouse misses Paris 2024 host cities’ bus

Paris 2024 soccer venues announced

Bordeaux, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Nice and Saint-Etienne will join France capital Paris for the 2024 Olympics as host cities for the men’s and women’s football tournaments at the Games. This information was given by the organizing committee for the 2024 Olympics in Paris. Toulouse (France) had... » Read more


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