Stade Municipal Saint Symphorien
|64 (VIP seats)|
|120 (Press seats)|
|Record attendance||28 766 (Metz - Marseille, 07.12.1991)|
|Address||3, Allée Saint-Symphorien, 57000 Metz|
Euro 2025: Race to host the women’s tournament heats up
Four bids are currently in the competition to become the women's Euro 2025 host. Looking at the whole process, at least one trend seems to be emerging: joined bids. Similarly to the competitions to host men’s Euro 2028 or World Cup 2030, that are shaping up, potential organisers are eager to welcome big tournaments but also look for ways to keep the costs down by joining forces.
France: Metz preparing for new stand's launch
FC Metz are one of just two major clubs in France to own their home grounds. Now they're getting ready to launch the new grandstand, which will raise capacity to some 30,000. All of the stadium revamp should last until 2023.
New design: FC Metz's grand design
Their stadium is instantly recognisable for its unique layout. But in 2 years this will change, as will facades, seating, lighting, sound and many other features, all worth some €60 million.
10+ Ranking 2015: Attendances in Europe (Part 2. The Clubs)
Borussia, Barca and Man United – lovely dominant trio. But it wasn’t them who gained most fans last season. Check all 217 clubs that draw an average crowd of 10,000+!
10+ Ranking 2015: Attendances in Europe (Part 1. The Leagues)
Numbers don’t lie: French Ligue 1 outgrew Italian Serie A as Europe’s fourth largest league. Premier League seems unlikely to catch up to Bundesliga, while Turkey, Ukraine and Scotland are down.