Friday, 14 October 2011

ST JAMES' PARK---WORLDS OLDEST TOP FLIGHT CLUB GROOND!

Updated '1:00 pm bells' Saturday 15th October 2011
ST JAMES' PARK---1904

Not many people naa this!--but!---St James' Park iz  the oldest top flight club groond in England,  and az the English League iz the oldest in the world, it iz therefore the oldest in the world az well!
Club futbaall was forst played here 131 years ago in 1880 when Newcastle Rangers occupied the groond until 1882.  Newcastle West End then took ower the groond in 1886 and with the amalgamation with Newcastle East End in 1892 became Newcastle United FC

Current Premier League grounds list---oldest to newest

1 St James' Park 1880 (Newcastle Rangers)
2 Anfield 1884 (Everton!)
3 Molineux 1889
4 Ewood Park 1890
5 Goodison Park 1892
6 Craven Cottage 1896
7 Villa Park 1897
8 White Hart Lane 1899
9 The Hawthorns 1900
10 Loftus Road 1904
11 Stamford Bridge 1905
12 Old Trafford 1910
13 Carrow Road 1934
=14 Britannia Stadium 1997
=14 Reebok Stadium 1997
=14 The Stadium of Shhhh! (yee naa wot!) 1997
17 DW Stadium 1999
18 City of Manchester Stadium 2003
19 Liberty Stadium 2005
20 Emirates Stadium 2006
VIEW OF THE WEST STAND

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