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Retractable pitches, Qatar 2022 and a new ‘cathedral’: 5 incredible football stadium projects
Many of the world’s biggest football clubs are currently overhauling their famous stadia. From Spain’s Real Madrid and Italy’s AC Milan to the venues for the upcoming controversial Fifa World Cup in Qatar, we take a look at some of the more innovative construction projects in the football world.
‘Cathedral’ stadium chosen as ‘new San Siro’ in Milan
Architect Populous wins project to replace famous Italian football venue
BAM breaks ground on £300m arena
Contractor begins enabling works for the NewcastleGateshead Quays arena and conference centre 
Video: The incredible retractable pitch at the Bernabeu
Engineering firm Sener demonstrates its patented system at Real Madrid’s historic stadium
Laing O’Rourke hits Everton FC stadium milestone
VIDEO: See how the new Bramley Moore-Dock Stadium is being built
Morillo illuminates Extreme Sports Barcelona
Rental company provides Atlas Copco’s HiLight B5+ lighting towers to light scooter, skate and BMX competitors
Tekhalyans lays Formula 1 circuit
Contractor uses a new Benninghoven TBA 3000 asphalt mixing plant for racing championship venue in Sochi, Russia
€580m UK football stadium a step closer
Liverpool Council approves construction of 52,000-capacity waterfront stadium for Everton FC
Spanish giants fight for Camp Nou expansion
Country’s largest contractors bid for project to revamp Barcelona’s iconic football stadium
Bouygues wins Paris arena project
Firm wins €110 million build and operate contract on international sports stadium
Bentley’s Barcelona solution
4D construction modelling solution to be used for FC Barcelona’s renovation to Espai Barça arena
Skanska renovates Helsinki Olympic Stadium
Contract signed with City of Helsinki for renovation of Olympic Stadium worth €156 million
FCC raises the roof
Spanish-based contractor starts elevating steel roof of new Atlético Madrid football stadium
UK football club approval
New €573 million, 60,000-seater stadium designs for London’s Chelsea FC given the go-ahead by local council
London's iconic Olympic Stadium transformed
Balfour Beatty completes complex engineering work to create multi-purpose venue in the heart of the British capital
Stadium expansion for Chelsea
London football club submits planning application to build new stadium with much increased capacity
Russian World Cup loss warning
Research company Timetric says losing tournament would be devastating as massive investment in buildings and infrastructure is proposed
Feyenoord stadium plans hit impasse
A scheme to increase the capacity of ‘De Kuip’ and add a retractable roof have been dropped due to disagreements on costs between the owner and contractor consortium
Russian World Cup stadium budget increases
Contractor fears original €305 million forecast would not see the company break even
Olympic project for Balfour Beatty
€185 million contract awarded to turn London Olympic Stadium into multi-use venue
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