A new stadium for Aberdeen FC and additional facilities for the Aberdeen FC Community Trust

By August 03, 2018
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In April 2018, Aberdeen FC and the Aberdeen Football Club Community Trust (AFCCT) received final planning permission for their proposed new stadium, training and community facilities from the relevant authorities at a site to the west of the city. This was an important step towards the realisation of Aberdeen FC’s long held ambition.

 

The project will include a community sports hub and football training facilities for Aberdeen FC, alongside the new 20,000 seat stadium which will provide an improved matchday and non-matchday experience for the club, fans and the wider community.

 

Furthemore, the £50 million privately-funded project on the 25-acre site will provide sporting and entertainment facilities for the community and will allow the club to construct dedicated facilities for its award-winning “AFC Community Trust” foundation close to the stadium. These include:

  • Two community 3G pitches
  • Community pavilion which will include changing facilities
  • Offices
  • A gymnasium and multi-purpose space (with a potential community learning zone)
  • A fan-zone
  • An Aberdeen FC club store
  • AFC Heritage Museum and Memorial garden
  • Circa 1,500 car parking spaces
  • Bus parking and drop-off areas

 

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