Sports Venues

bet365 Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

Another football ground to tick off my list (and not far from Derby) is the bet365 Stadium, home of Stoke City Football Club. We would visit this ground in August 2019 for the Potters’ EFL Championship match against Derby County.

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In categories: Sports Venues, West Midlands Sports Venues

Pride Park Stadium, Derby

Located on a former wasteland turned thriving business and leisure park just outside of Derby City Centre, the aptly-named Pride Park Stadium is home to Derby County Football Club – my team!

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In categories: East Midlands Sports Venues, Sports Venues

Allianz Riviera (Stade de Nice)

Having visited one overseas football stadium I quickly got the chance to visit another football ground abroad – this time the Allianz Riviera in Nice where I would watch the Women’s World Cup 3rd place play-off between England and Sweden.

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In categories: Europe, France, Nice, Sports Venues

Parc Olympique Lyonnais (Stade de Lyon)

Being a huge football fan I always look forward to the prospect of visiting different football venues, but would never have imagined that I would get the chance to go to a game on foreign soil. However that would change in July 2019 when I got to visit (for starters) the Parc Olympique Lyonnais in Lyon.

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In categories: Europe, France, Lyon, Sports Venues

Wembley Stadium, London

It’s a world famous venue that footballers dream of playing at, and it’s where football fans dream of going to. In 2019 I was lucky enough to go to the venue in question, the home of English football – Wembley Stadium in north west London.

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In categories: South East Sports Venues, Sports Venues