Top 20 stadiums in the uk what is boxing
top 20 stadiums in the uk what is boxing
The 20 biggest sports stadiums in the world: Wembley, Camp Nou & the arenas that dwarf them
Football fans tend to think football is a pretty big deal.
Premier League teams are always seemingly on the brink of world domination, with shirt sales rocketing in every nook and cranny of the globe.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are modern-day matinée stars, lighting up billboards, TV screens and magazine covers as well as enchanting us with their sporting ability.
It stands to reason, then, that the world’s most popular sport should have the world’s biggest stadiums, so the ecstatic masses can flood in to see their heroes.
Stadiums with the largest capacity
In fact, some of football’s biggest arenas – including Wembley and the Nou Camp – are dwarfed by stadiums dedicated to the other football they play across the pond. Not necessarily even NFL, either. the college game also has incredible clout and the grounds to match.
To underline the point, we take a look at the 20 biggest sports stadiums in the world, in thrilling reverse order.
How many can you tick off?
20. Ben Hill Griffin Stadium – 88,548 capacity
Affectionately known as “The Swamp”, the Florida Gators’ home field was originally built in a shallow sinkhole, which, combined with the steep stands, enhances the effect of the humid Florida climate – so much so that it prompted a University of Florida researcher to invent Gatorade as a way to combat dehydration.
19. Wembley – 90,000 capacity
world records,nfl,wembley stadium,fc barcelona:We take a look at some of the sporting world's mega arenas, including some you probably haven't heard of