Stadium Redevelopments

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I guess they had to have the slope on the pitch to fit the grid iron pitch underneath and allow drainage at the same time.

Not a clever design though, seems like the grid iron porch causes more headaches than it is worth. How many NFL games a year do Spurs plan on hosting?
 

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Doesn't look drastically different from before in terms of space to the hoardings.
Certainly more grass real or fake before reaching concrete.
I think it’s being suggested that it’s not the distance from the pitch to the hoardings, but the way the ground slopes away from the pitch to the hoardings, that’s going to cause problems.
 

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Can’t wait for the first bar of Duel of the Fates to be played, just as Eriksen plummets down the embankment to his doom.
You would think in the long run that would add to Spurs home field advantage as the players would train for that run up. Very difficult for visiting teams confronting it for the first time.

Wouldn’t think it would be a health and safety issue. It’s not really steep, just a gentle slope
 
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I think it’s being suggested that it’s not the distance from the pitch to the hoardings, but the way the ground slopes away from the pitch to the hoardings, that’s going to cause problems.
and if you look closely at the first picture you’ll see there was slope there too. Was noticeable on match days.

No one credible is running with this yet.
Searched itk journos, skyscraper city (who are obsessed nerds) and media outlets.

No one as of yet even mentioning it as an issue.
 

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and if you look closely at the first picture you’ll see there was slope there too. Was noticeable on match days.

No one credible is running with this yet.
Searched itk journos, skyscraper city (who are obsessed nerds) and media outlets.

No one as of yet even mentioning it as an issue.
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Count the steps. It’s going to be an issue.
 

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Our players will get used to it. Much harder to cope with it if you are facing it once a year.
It's not like we are great at corners anyway. Eriksen is generally a terrible corner taker
 
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Count the steps. It’s going to be an issue.
The club announced Brighton/Palace as the first home game, and essentially announced the next CL round will be there after a meeting with UEFA and the FA. If there was an issue it would have been raised then.

Yet here we are today, and they’re organising a legends match v Inter for the end of the month. Much ado about nothing.

Just will take some adjusting to is all
 
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Our players will get used to it. Much harder to cope with it if you are facing it once a year.
It's not like we are great at corners anyway. Eriksen is generally a terrible corner taker
Thought the exact same thing. Should probably be beneficial against the lower league clubs who rely on those set piece opportunities rather than scoring from open play.
 
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Liverpool - Anfield
Palace - WHL
City (UCL) - WHL
Huddersfield - WHL
City (UCL) - Etihad
City - Etihad
Brighton - WHL
West Ham - WHL
Bournemouth - Dean Court
Everton - WHL

Nice little flurry of games coming up. Winnable home games. Two big league away games and two big European games.
 
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