LNER Stadium (Sincil Bank Stadium)
|Clubs||Lincoln City FC|
|Other names||The Bank (nickname)|
|Inauguration||14.09.1895 (Lincoln City - Woolwich Arsenal)|
|Renovations||1898, 1899, 1901, 1902, 1925, 1931, 1947,1948, 1953, 1962, 1977, 1987, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2000|
|Record attendence||23 196 (Lincoln City - Derby County, 11.1967)|
|Address||Sincil Bank Stadium, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN5 8LD|
England: Economic problems changed Lincoln’s plans
Lincoln City FC originally hoped to create a three-tier facility including a hospitality suite at the back of Stacey West Stand, placed behind the north goal. However, following a challenging economic climate, the club was forced to admit they needed to downsize their plans at the beginning of the month.
England: Fans to crowdfund Lincoln City stadium’s expansion
Aside from the uniquely lovely crest, the Red Imps have faithful fans, always ready to help the club. As is the case now that investment bond was launched to finance expansion of Sincil Bank’s north stand.
COVID-19 crisis: English supporters to return in October?
The government is preparing to reopen sports stadiums across the UK. While first trial events will take place in just 2 weeks, all stadiums could be open again only from October onwards.
England: 341 games in five “regional hubs”?
In case not all stadiums are available to host games of Championship, League One and League Two, the EFL is considering using stadium clusters to hold the 341 remaining league games of 2019/20.
England: Lincoln City urgently need more capacity
They've just sealed promotion to the third league. Ticket demand was already at 90% occupancy at the 10,000+ Sincil Bank Stadium. The Imps now consider how it could be expanded before next season.
England: Imps to get a 12,000-seater
They just made global headlines this year as makers of the biggest FA Cup upset in over a century. Now Lincoln City fans are informed of a new stadium being planned by the council.
England: Lincoln City announce relocation plans
After over 120 years at Sincil Bank the Imps are willing to move west. A new site is selected, but remains… inaccessible by road. That’s why first a bridge needs to be built.
England: Ticket prices breaking new records
And not the kind of records supporters would wish to see. First time ever average price for the cheapest seats in top four leagues (!) exceeded £20. That means ticket prices in England are rising at 4 times the speed of inflation – BBC Sport alarms.
England: Visiting 116 stadiums on a bike, scoot or on feet
He’s neither an away-going supporter, nor a groundhopper. It’s also not a sports discipline, what he’s doing. Steven simply decided to visit 116 venues in England and Wales using his bike, scoot and feet. This is how Football Ground Tour was born.