Bet365 Stadium
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Full name Bet365 Stadium
Owners Stoke City Football Club
Location Stanley Matthews Way
Built 1997
Opened 30 August 1997
Tenants Stoke City F.C.
Capacity 28.383
Field dimensions 100 x 64 metres
(110 x 70 yards)

The Bet365 Stadium is an all-seater football stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, England and the home of Premier League club Stoke City. The stadium was previously called the Britannia Stadium but was renamed on 1 June 2016 when the club entered into a new stadium-naming rights agreement with its parent company, Bet365. It has space for 27,902 spectators (reduced from 28,387 due to segregation) with expansions plans announced by the club.

The stadium was built in 1997 at a cost of £14.7 million as a replacement for the Victoria Ground. The highest attendance recorded at the stadium was 28,218 for the sell-out fixture against Everton in their FA Cup 3rd Round tie in 2002. Former player Sir Stanley Matthews' ashes were buried beneath the centre circle of the pitch following his death in February 2000; he had officially opened the stadium on 30 August 1997.

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Adams Park · Ashton Gate · bet365 Stadium · Brentford Community Stadium · Cardiff City Stadium · Carrow Road · City Ground · Dean Court · Deepdale · Ewood Park · Hillsborough Stadium · Kenilworth Road · Kirklees Stadium · Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium · Liberty Stadium · Madejski Stadium · New York Stadium · Oakwell · Pride Park Stadium · Riverside Stadium · St. Andrews Stadium · The Den · Vicarage Road

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