A Tale of Two Stadiums..

Whilst the DUP DCAL Minister couldn’t wait to finally bury the shiny new shared stadium proposal in the north yesterday, UEFA were just about preparing to announce that the new home of Irish rugby and soccer (yes OWC fans, I know there are ‘two’ of the latter…) will host the 2011 Europa League Final (the new name for the UEFA Cup.) London will host that year’s Champions League final as well. As these images from the Lansdowne Road Stadium Development Company reveal, the construction of the new stadium is well underway and is due to be completed by early 2010. So that’s how it’s done, then….