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      The "Anfield Redevelopment is in progress!" Thread

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      Re: The "Anfield Redevelopment is in progress!" Thread
      Reply #850: Aug 23, 2019 09:47:23 am
      Any idea the size of the waiting list for season tickets?

      The ST waiting list is something ridiculous like 50,000 - they closed it years ago, I’ve been on the list for about 15-16 years and I’m about 3500 on the list, I know they released some when the main stand was developed so I’m really hoping they will release some more if they do develop the Anfield Road as currently I never can get any in the members sale
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      Reply #851: Nov 21, 2019 03:28:13 pm
      Liverpool plan Anfield Road End expansion to reach about 60,000 capacity.

      Liverpool have moved forward with plans to extend Anfield's capacity to about 60,000 by inviting local residents to attend public consultation events.

      The Premier League leaders hope to develop the stadium's Anfield Road End in a bid to build on the current capacity of 54,074.

      Over 5,000 leaflets have been distributed outlining consultation events from 29 November to 4 December.

      Liverpool completed the expansion of Anfield's Main Stand in 2016.

      The Main Stand development cost about £100m.

      Outline planning permission was also in place to redevelop the Anfield Road End of the ground.

      Those plans would have added a further 4,825 seats but in August the club chose to instead pursue "ambitious new plans", prompting the consultation process.

      "The consultation events are designed for local residents, businesses and fans to learn more and offer their feedback on the club's vision to create a bigger Anfield, which would allow more fans to watch some of Europe's best football in a world-class facility," the club said.

      Interested parties can attend consultation events at The Kop Bar from 16:00 GMT on Friday 29 November, Monday 2 December (16:00) and Tuesday 3 December (12:00).

      A pop-up information stand will also be open on Anfield Road before the games against Brighton on 30 November and Everton on 4 December.

      https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/50501151
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      Reply #852: Nov 21, 2019 03:45:17 pm
      Good news but an extra 4,000 is a drop in the ocean compared to what's really needed. The members' sale this morning pretty much confirmed that we really need to be more around the 70,000 mark before supply can get anywhere near the demand.

      Either that, or another Hodgson era to clear a few bums off of the seats
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      Reply #853: Nov 21, 2019 05:12:03 pm
      Good news but an extra 4,000 is a drop in the ocean compared to what's really needed. The members' sale this morning pretty much confirmed that we really need to be more around the 70,000 mark before supply can get anywhere near the demand.

      Either that, or another Hodgson era to clear a few bums off of the seats

      The original plans called for 4k seats, they scrapped those and are going bigger.
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      Reply #854: Nov 21, 2019 08:06:37 pm
      The original plans called for 4k seats, they scrapped those and are going bigger.

      By an extra 2,000 unless FSG have found a way to bribe the fat conductor
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      Re: The "Anfield Redevelopment is in progress!" Thread
      Reply #855: Nov 21, 2019 08:36:58 pm
      Just some of the images popping up on Twitter, none of them official.







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      Re: The "Anfield Redevelopment is in progress!" Thread
      Reply #856: Nov 22, 2019 03:53:50 pm
      Just some of the images popping up on Twitter, none of them official.








      I think those bottom two are actually drawings from Noah's Ark.
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      Re: The "Anfield Redevelopment is in progress!" Thread
      Reply #857: Nov 22, 2019 06:53:15 pm
      A little bit higher and it could House 3 tiers 🤷🏼‍♂️ Why not
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      Reply #858: Nov 23, 2019 09:37:50 am
      By an extra 2,000 unless FSG have found a way to bribe the fat conductor

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      Reply #859: Nov 23, 2019 09:47:47 am
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      Reply #860: Nov 23, 2019 01:32:50 pm
      Boss chippy that.
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      Reply #861: Nov 29, 2019 09:04:55 am
      New CGI image, I don't think I've seen it before, may be this will be close to the proposed design.


      LFC has opened a first-stage public consultation exercise to share early ideas for the proposed expansion of the Anfield Road Stand and to listen to the views from the local community, local businesses, supporters and key stakeholders. @LFC

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      Reply #862: Nov 29, 2019 09:17:34 am
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      Reply #863: Nov 29, 2019 09:56:16 am
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      Reply #864: Nov 29, 2019 11:53:36 am
      You've got to take your hat off to FSG if this gets pulled off. You look at these 60k+ seater stadiums being built now and they're all costing around the 1 Billion mark, we would have managed to get to that capacity for a fraction of the price, whilst also retaining our history, tradition and culture from by not moving into one of the shiny, soul-less spaceships that get passed as stadiums nowdays
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      Reply #865: Nov 29, 2019 12:12:37 pm

      Just out of interest, how many extra seats do you reckon we would get if they filled in the top tier of the corner?
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      Reply #866: Nov 29, 2019 12:13:56 pm
      You've got to take your hat off to FSG if this gets pulled off. You look at these 60k+ seater stadiums being built now and they're all costing around the 1 Billion mark, we would have managed to get to that capacity for a fraction of the price, whilst also retaining our history, tradition and culture from by not moving into one of the shiny, soul-less spaceships that get passed as stadiums nowdays

      You're right mate, £200m total including this isn't it? Chuck in £50m for Kirkby and they're doing well.
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      Reply #867: Nov 29, 2019 12:45:11 pm
      You're right mate, £200m total including this isn't it? Chuck in £50m for Kirkby and they're doing well.

      Around that figure I think mate, it could even be a bit less. I think we'd still need to be nearer the 70k mark before we start meeting anywhere near the demand for tickets and I'm not sure we'd be able to reach that through expansion due to the location, but I'm more than happy with a 60k Anfield. Redevelopment makes it easier to compete on the field too as opposed to building a new ground, as we'll still have the funds for transfers & the likes. Arsenal are a prime example of how having a new stadium can hinder progress on the pitch 

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      Reply #868: Nov 29, 2019 01:21:47 pm
      Must say that it looks impressive!!
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      Reply #869: Nov 29, 2019 04:44:46 pm
      Just out of interest, how many extra seats do you reckon we would get if they filled in the top tier of the corner?


      As far as I can see on the news, extra 7000 seats, aiming at fans, not corporate.
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      Reply #870: Nov 29, 2019 10:19:43 pm
      As far as I can see on the news, extra 7000 seats, aiming at fans, not corporate.

      It mentions a lounge and/or sports bar and what I've seen of those is they are always aimed at the high end "customer."

      Great to increase capacity and I know that bar thing is meant to increase revenue, but I wish they'd just forget about hosting American or Gaelic football. It's terrible for the pitch.
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      Reply #871: Dec 26, 2019 06:41:22 pm
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      Reply #873: Jan 25, 2020 07:21:39 pm
      Kop rebuild.

      Sorry for the order, I'm on mobile so can't rearrange. You get the idea.











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      Reply #874: Feb 12, 2020 03:36:39 pm
      Seems to be becoming much more of a reality!

      Second stage of consultation began today & the club have confirmed the expansion will consist of 5200 extra general admission seats (not sure what percentage of those will go to people on the ST waiting list) and around 1800 extra hospitality seats

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