Hardturm – until 2007
|15 916 (Seats)
|1 600 (Standing places)
|150 (VIP seats)
|258 (Press seats)
|Grasshopper-Club Zürich, FC Zurych
|Hardturmstrasse 321, 8037 Zürich
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.
Zurich: 3-1 for stadium supporters, victorious referendum
The fourth referendum on future football stadium in Zurich is the third one in favour of a stadium. Will this be enough to deliver the 18,000-capacity ground?
Zurich: 4th stadium referendum – seriously, it's getting boring
Over 17 years have already passed since the first referendum, in which citizens agreed to a new football stadium replacing Hardturm. And yet on Sunday we'll see a fourth public vote, this time aimed to stop construction that has almost been approved.
Zurich: Second referendum might kill stadium plans
When winning one public vote seemed to be the final success, a second referendum is on the horizon in Zurich. If successful, it might halt or even lead to the plan being abandoned.
Zurich: Citizens vote in favour of new stadium
After years of efforts it finally seems like nothing could stop the new stadium in Zurich. By 2022 Grasshopper Club and FC Zurich should have a brand new 18,500-capacity home in their spiritual roots.
Switzerland: One more vote over Hardturm stadium
Citizens of Zurich will once again head to the polls in late November to decide, whether they wish to see a football-specific stadium built in their city. It's already the third attempt in over a decade.
New design: Fourth attempt at Hardturm
A football-specific stadium for the city of Zurich has been in the making since early 2000s. And yet the Hardturm site is still empty. Perhaps by 2021 that will change as we look forward to this latest concept being delivered.
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.