Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
* Address: London
* Country: United Kingdom
* Capacity: 62,000
* Opened: 3 April 2019
* Main use: Football
* Tenants: Tottenham Hotspur (football)
Extra stadium info – Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
The construction of the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium started in 2015. It opened as one of the largest stadiums in the United Kingdom. The stadium opened with a Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur Football Club and Crystal Palace Football Club. The home side won the game 2-0. Son Heung-min from Korea scored the first goal and Christian Eriksen from Denmark scored the second goal. Tottenham Hotspur, also known as Spurs and The Lilywhites, was founded in 1882. The Spurs are among the first sports clubs with 10 million followers on its main social media page.
Tottenham Hotspur won their first domestic top-flight football league title in 1951. They finished that football league season with 60 points. THFC drew an average attendance of 55,000 in 21 home games in that domestic league season. In 1972, the Spurs won the inaugural UEFA Cup after beating the Wolverhampton Wanderers. On 10 February 2018, Tottenham Hotspur broke the record attendance for a Premier League match, when 83,000 people showed up for a game against their rivals Arsenal Football Club. The derby between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal is known as the North London derby.