Tag: Wembley Stadium

Fence at Wembley to bar EURO 2020 kind ruckus

New security measures for Wembley Stadium

The Wembley Stadium in Wembley, London (UK) plans to install a new gated fence to beef up security around the venue following violent disorder at the EURO 2020 final. ‘Evening Standard’ stated that the Home Office figures show that of the 90 football-related arrests made at EURO 2020, 39 were... » Read more

Wembley attendance bounce back in style

Wembley Stadium sees visitor record in 2022

The Wembley Stadium owner – The Football Association (FA) – said the North London (UK) venue achieved a record-breaking attendance in 2022, across 35 major events. ‘Access All Areas’ stated that the 90,000-capacity venue had its busiest year on record with a collective attendance of... » Read more

UEFA women soccer show a crowd-puller

New record for any EURO final men or women

The UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 final between England and Germany has broken the attendance record for any European Championship final, after attracting a crowd of 87,192 at the Wembley Stadium in London (UK) on July 31st. Hosts England won their first UEFA Women’s Championship title by beating... » Read more

Jaguars-Broncos face-off at Wembley Stadium

Jacksonville Jaguars to return to Wembley

The National Football League (NFL) (US) team Jacksonville Jaguars will face their peer team Denver Broncos in Week 8 of the 2022 NFL season, the NFL announced on May 4th. The matchup will be played at London’s (UK) historic Wembley Stadium on October 30th at 9:30 am ET. The ‘Jacksonville... » Read more

Jacksonville Jaguars to be back at Wembley

Jacksonville Jaguars to stay at Wembley for the next 3 years

The National Football League (NFL) (US) team Jacksonville Jaguars have committed to playing a home game at the Wembley Stadium (UK) for the next three years. The ‘Sky Sports’ stated that Jacksonville played a game at the Wembley Stadium for seven-straight seasons from 2013 to 2019 before the... » Read more

Euro 2020 final: Wembley ‘moment of shame’

Final findings released about EURO 2020 final at Wembley

An independent Review of events surrounding the UEFA Euro 2020 Final ‘Euro Sunday’ at Wembley Stadium on July 11th, 2020 was carried out by Baroness Casey of Blackstock DBE CB, a British Government official working in social welfare. It was indeed a ‘shame moment’ not only for the whole of... » Read more

‘Euro 2020 Final COVID superspreader event’

Over 3,000 covid cases at Wembley during EURO 2020

The Euro 2020 Final between England and Italy at the Wembley Stadium (UK) in July was a “superspreader” event due to the level of COVID-19 infection found in or around the venue on the day, according to official data published recently. The ‘India Today’ stated that Public Health England... » Read more