London mayor approves £400m stadium

The Northumberland Development Project has been approved by London Mayor, Boris Johnson.

Tottenham Hotspur’s new 61,000 capacity stadium.

The new ground will hold 61,000 people and it will be fitted with a retractable pitch.

The stadium which is part of The Northumberland Development Project will hold two NFL fixtures as well as a number of concerts throughout the year.

New Orleans Saints v San Diego Chargers NFL at Wembley

Alongside the stadium, the complex will be home to a brand new 180-bed hotel, sports and health centre, and an interactive museum of the clubs history.

Developers plan to have the stadium finished ahead of the 2018/19 season.

London Mayor, Boris Johnson said: “White Hart Lane is already an iconic stadium, steeped in history.

“The new venue will not only almost double its capacity, but provide world-class facilities to watch Premier League football, international sports events and concerts in the heart of the capital.”

Tottenham currently play at White Hart Lane.




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