Tag: Valencia


Valencia on the back foot over racism slur

Partial stadium closure for five matches in Valencia

The LaLiga club Valencia CF have been sanctioned with a partial closure of its home ground – the Mestalla Stadium in Valencia, Spain – for five matches following the racist abuse of its peer team Real Madrid CF forward Vinicius Jr. ‘BBC SPORT’ stated that the Spanish police have... » Read more


Top officials get a grip of Roig Arena work

Roig Arena well underway in Valencia

The construction work of the Roig Arena in Valencia, Spain, is well under way. The inauguration of the facility is scheduled for 2024. A ‘LinkedIn post by Roig Arena’ stated that recently José Manuel Franco, President of the Superior Council of Sports, and Fernando Molinero Revert, General... » Read more


Valencia Basket new home nod to Juan Roig

Valencia Arena naming rights

The new home of the professional basketball team based in Valencia, Spain – the Valencia Basket – will be called the Roig Arena after the Spanish billionaire businessman Juan Roig who has picked up the tab of the project. The inauguration of the facility is scheduled for 2024. ‘Roig... » Read more


Valencia Basket new home opening delayed

Casal España Arena de València postponed to 2024

Juan Roig, the largest shareholder of the professional basketball team based in Valencia, Spain – Valencia Basket – announced recently that the inauguration of their new arena – Casal España Arena de València – will be delayed from 2023 to 2024. The ‘Levante El Mercantil... » Read more


Valencia new venue work to get a head start

Valencia stadium update January 2022

The Spanish professional football club Valencia CF (Spain) held a working meeting with the Ayuntamiento de Valencia City Council on January 18th, 2022 to explain all the details regarding the construction of the club’s new stadium work on which got halted due to pecuniary reasons. The ‘Valencia... » Read more


Levante home showcases LaLiga clubs’ growth

Levante stadium update Nov 2020

Spanish LaLiga football team Levante recently reached an agreement with the City Council vis à vis a second phase of renovations for the club’s home since 1969 – Estadi Ciutat de València in Valencia, Spain. And now, setting up a new roof, new lighting and new video scoreboards have... » Read more


COVID-19 cast a shadow on Valencia stadium deal

Valencia Stadium update April 2020

The Spanish professional football club Valencia recently pulled back from an exclusive deal with ADU Mediterráneo, which had aimed to pull down the LaLiga club’s home venue – 55,000-capacity Mestalla Stadium – in a move that would have allowed the Spanish team to pursue a project for a... » Read more