Tag: Spain


Omicron-hit Spain tightens leash on venues

Spanish stadiums will reduce capacity to 75 percent

With Spain recording the highest infection rate in Europe, the country has imposed stricter capacity limits on sporting venues as the highly contagious Omicron variant drives record-high coronavirus cases, affecting top football clubs including Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona. ‘The Local’... » Read more


Barça ‘in talks’ to start Camp Nou work

Barcelona negotiating with construction companies

The Spanish professional football club FC Barcelona (Spain) is reportedly in talks with four construction companies to carry out extensive revamp work at its residence – Camp Nou – as part of its Espai Barça plan. The ‘Expansión’ stated that FC Barcelona is in negotiations with... » Read more


Deep in debt Barca’s majestic Camp Nou plans

Camp Nou update December 2021

The Spanish soccer club FC Barcelona in a referendum on December 19th approved new financial plans including an additional 1.5 billion euros that will enable the club to renovate its iconic but languishing Camp Nou (Spain) stadium and its surroundings. It is a different matter that the club is... » Read more


Santiago Bernabéu pristine pitch initiative

Real Madrid secures another loan to finish the new Bernabeu

The Spanish LaLiga football club Real Madrid have taken out an additional loan of €225million for a new phase of remodeling work at its residence – the Santiago Bernabéu – that will see an underground greenhouse installed. The ‘as’ stated that ‘Los Blancos’ initially... » Read more


New fiscal formula drawn for Real Madrid

New Bernabue with huge non-sporting income

The President of the Spanish professional football club Real Madrid CF (Spain), Florentino Pérez, has drawn out a new financial formula for the top-flight. The ‘archytele’ stated that Pérez has struck a deal with a US venture capital fund and as per the agreement, revenue will be generated... » Read more


Real make a ‘pitch’ for retractable pitch

Bernabeu new retractable pitch system

The Spanish professional football club Real Madrid CF (Spain) has released another impressive video of how their renovated residence Estadio Santiago Bernabéu will look like to demonstrate how the new retractable pitch system works. The ‘Marca’ stated that the impressive system of lawn... » Read more


Project Espai Barça to get up steam

Camp Nou stadium update October 2021

The project to remodel Camp Nou – home of top-flight FC Barcelona (Spain) – build a new Palay Blaugrana and Campus Barça – will be revisited to make it viable and sustainable financially and to turn it into the biggest and most state-of-the-art sports and entertainment space... » Read more


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