|approx. 4000 (West stand)|
|Clubs||Northampton Town FC|
|Other names||The PTS Academy Stadium (2018–2021)|
|Inauguration||15/10/1994 (Northampton Town – Barnet FC, 1–1)|
|Cost||6 mln £|
|Address||Sixfields Stadium, Northampton, NN5 5QA|
England: 7 people arrested in connection to Northampton stadium expansion
Seven people have been arrested in connection with a missing £10.25m loan to Northampton Town Football Club. The loan was expected to cover expansion of the east side, not delivered to this day.
England: East Stand revamp could sink Northampton Town?
It was difficult a few weeks ago, now it’s almost dramatic. Northampton Town FC have 3 weeks to repay over £10 million to the local council. Meanwhile construction still halted on the stand NTFC got in debt for.
Coventry: City agree return to Ricoh Arena
After months of quarrels agreement has been reached and Coventry City is coming back home. The new deal will last at least 2 years, causing celebrations among fans.
Coventry: Thousands demand Coventry City’s return to Ricoh
Saturday’s afternoon saw several thousand people gather in central Coventry to express their anger at SISU, club owners who relocated Coventry City to Northampton. An online petition with almost 20,000 signatures pressures authorities to take action.
Northampton: Sixfields revamp with capacity cut
Initial plan to increase capacity from 7,653 seats to 10,000 was scaled down to a less impressive size of 8,500. More corporate boxes forced the cut, according to the BBC.
England: Groundbreaking on Sixfields Stadium expansion tomorrow
Apart from a new east stand theNorthampton stadium will get a conference centre and hotel, while residential estate will grow beside it. Groundbreaking is scheduled for tomorrow.
England: Coventry City boycott their club's games
Though the Sky Blues are still a step from liquidation, the club persistently continue their policy of moving to Northampton. Fans decided to boycott the move and will go to a different stadium on league opening day.
Coventry: New stadium to copy Rotherham? Tension growing
Coventry City chief executive presented more details about the future stadium for his side, much smaller than the Ricoh Arena. Meanwhile Ricoh Arena operator threatens to sue Northampton United, should they agree to groundshare with City.
England: Coventry City relocate to Northampton, fans outraged
Some already call it ‘another Wimbledon’ after The Football League accepted Coventry City’s proposal to play home games 60km (37 miles) away, in Northampton. Supporters of City are outraged and question the intentions of both their club’s owners and governing body.
England: Northampton stadium to be expanded, will Coventry City play here?
Northampton Town agreed terms with the local council to expand Sixfields Stadium to 10,000. The news comes as Coventry City are speculated to share the ground for as long as three seasons. A BBC report.
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.