Molineux Stadium

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Molineux
Molineux Ground, Wolverhampton.jpg
Full name Molineux Stadium
Location Waterloo Road, Wolverhampton WV1 4QR
Coordinates 52°35′25″N 2°07′49″W / 52.59028°N 2.13028°W / 52.59028; -2.13028Coordinates: 52°35′25″N 2°07′49″W / 52.59028°N 2.13028°W / 52.59028; -2.13028
Awner Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C.
Operator Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C.
Capacity 30,852 [1]
Field size 100 x 64 metres
(109 x 70 yards)
Surface Grass
Construction
Biggit 1889
Appent 1889
Renovatit 1991–1993 (modren redevelopment)
Airchitect Current design - Alan Cotterell Partnership
Redevelopment - AFL[2]
Main contractors Current design - Alfred McAlpine
Redevelopment - Buckingham Group
Tenants
Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. (1889–present)
The Billy Wright statue ootside Molineux

Molineux Stadium (/ˈmɒlnj/ MOL-i-new) is a fitbaw stadium situatit in Whitmore Reans, Wolverhampton, Ingland. It haes been the hame grund o Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club syne 1889, an haes a lang an illustrious history as the first 'new build' stadium in Football League history,[3] ane o the first grunds in the kintra tae instaw floodlichts, as well as hostin some o the first European club games in the 1950s.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Clubs: Wolverhampton Wanderers". The Football League. 7 Juin 2013. 
  2. "Stadium Proposals". wolves.co.uk. 28 Mey 2010. 
  3. "Tims 92 - Wolverhampton Wanderers, Old Pictures of Molineux". Freewebs.com. Retrieved 5 September 2010.