|Investors||City of Zurich (48mln), private investor (370mln)|
Switzerland: Zurich stadium even later (again)
It looks like Grasshopper CZ and FC Zurich will have to wait even longer for their new, shared home ground. Zurich's stadium saga has been dragging on since 2003, and although it should have found its happy ending a long time ago, the next chapter is just about to begin.
Switzerland: Third time lucky for Zurich?
Since 2006 two major projects fell through and as a result Zurich still has no proper football stadium. This time might be different. Here are five consortia applying to build the 16,000-capacity ground.
Zurich: How about a new stadium for Grasshoppers?
It’s been a decade since plans for a new football stadium in Zurich were on the table. And still the impasse continues. A group of stadium enthusiasts decided to suggest some options…
Zurich: Football stadium to be built after all?
In an unexpected move both Zurich-based clubs yesterday presented their vision to the city council. FC Zurich and Grasshopper Club want to have a new stadium, built in cooperation with Halter AG developers.
Zurich: Citizens oppose new Hardturm, what now?
Sunday saw Zurich citizens vote on future Hardturm stadium, which in the end was rejected with a minimum majority against spending public funds on the project. Can the stadium be built anyway?
Zurich: Atmosphere heating up ahead of stadium vote
In less than a month citizens will go to the ballots and decide, whether their tax money should be spent on a new football stadium. While cost went up, support for the project did the opposite.