Carrow Road Stadium

 
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* Address: Carrow Road, Norwich
* Country: United Kingdom
* Capacity: 27,000
* Opened: 31 August 1935
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Norwich City (football)

Extra stadium info – Carrow Road Stadium

The stadium, which is also used for concerts, was renovated several times. It became the largest sports venue by capacity in Norwich. Football club Norwich City, nicknamed The Canaries, use the venue for home games. The club was founded in 1902. The stadium’s record attendance was set in 1963, when 43,000 fans showed up for a football match between Norwich City and Leicester City. The home side lost the game. Norwich City Football Club played in the inaugural season of the Premier League, one of the first sports competitions with 10 million followers on its main social media page. They drew an average home attendance of 16,000 in that domestic league season. The Canaries finished third place in the inaugural Premier League season, below Manchester United and Aston Villa. During that football season, they gathered 72 points in 38 Premier League matches.

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