Vital Football

New Stadium by 2008

New Stadium by 2008

Will Pompey have a stadium by 2008?

That is the new poll on Vital Pompey and the question on many fans lips is about the stadium. Fratton Park is the oldest stadium in the Premiership and has some of the worst facilities you`d find across the country.

It is our home though and fans will have many great memories of Fratton Park. It was the first ever Stadium to have a floodlight league match!

Milan had plans in-place to rotate the pitch and build a new stadium in its place. The away stand would however be restricted as to its height because of houses behind.

Pompey fans have been expecting a stadium for a long time and the arrival of Sacha Gaydamak has resulted in new hope. Peter Storrie has confirmed that Sacha has plans for the Stadium that "we couldn`t imagine." This will probably result in moving away from Fratton to a new location…

But will we have a stadium by 2008? Vote and have your say


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:
Date:Thursday October 5 2006
Time: 10:17PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Mike Towell – RIP

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Comments

0
I'll believe it when i'm sat in my NEW seat until then it's just a story.
nelson
05/10/2006 22:24:00
0
i think sacha will bring us our new stadium
lmatthews
05/10/2006 22:26:00
0
if the council is absolutely cooperative i dont think so but just maybe. If not then..not a bl00dy chance, 1st of all there's planning consent, once assumed planning permission, then you have your wayleave agreements. then you have your local area consultations for your nimby's. Then its the highways department, then the utilities, then fire safety, district surveyor and then transport consultations and then back to planning. In between design goes to stage E, then tendering & selection then contract pre start notice period, then assuming they want a retail park, there is the finding other buyers to capitilise the project (remember sacha has said long term the stadium must be self financing and the usual outlet suspects have all just moved into pompey village). In fact not chance
russellm
05/10/2006 22:32:00
0
erm thats a no vote
russellm
05/10/2006 22:34:00
0
wow haha if u look at it like that where looking more like 3008 haha
lmatthews
05/10/2006 22:35:00
0
You have that spot on russelm, It'll take until 2008 to decide where they might build the new stadium.
nelson
05/10/2006 22:37:00
0
since you wrote that the vote went from 75-25 to 45-55 against lol
lmatthews
05/10/2006 22:39:00
0
I bet BARR who got the contract to build Fratton Park are really****ed off. I remember Storrie saying on the radio that it wouldn't be long to build the ground as all the steel had already been cut to size and it was just a case of errecting it in place and building it up. Maybe the pikies stole the steel which is why we have no new ground LOL
nelson
05/10/2006 22:40:00
0
lol maybe it will be the same ground just in a different place
lmatthews
05/10/2006 22:44:00
0
and different steel, the type Pikies won't steal (Sorry for the Pun)
nelson
05/10/2006 22:46:00
Page 1/3
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Login to post a comment

Recent Portsmouth Articles

Pompey v Doncaster - Team Sheets

Pompey are at Fratton Park with Doncaster the visitors for the latest League 2 match.

Follow Pompey v Doncaster Live On Twitter

Pompey are at Fratton Park with Doncaster the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

On this day in history...1st October

A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, 1st October.

Pompey Predictions League - update no.10

The Pompey Predictions League is part of this site now isn't it. Would it be the same without it? This continued with the defeat at Blackpool and will continue against Doncaster.

Archived Vital Pompey Articles

Vital Pompey articles from

Site Journalists

pompeyrug
Editor email
Profile
eastneydave
Editor email
Profile
paultsmouth
no email
Profile
Chix
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Doncaster MotM
Suggested By:
Forde0%
Evans0%
Clarke0%
Burgess0%
Stevens0%
Baker0%
Doyle0%
Rose0%
Naismith0%
Roberts0%
Chaplin0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Plymouth 10 7 1 2 22 6
2 Luton 10 5 2 3 17 8
3 Doncaster 10 5 2 3 17 7
4 Portsmouth 10 5 2 3 17 7
5 Notts County 10 5 2 3 17 3
6 Grimsby 10 5 1 4 16 3
7 Carlisle 10 3 7 0 16 3
8 Crewe 10 4 4 2 16 0
9 Morecambe 10 5 1 4 16 -2
10 Colchester 10 4 3 3 15 2
11 Accrington 10 4 3 3 15 1
12 Crawley 10 4 3 3 15 -1
13 Blackpool 10 3 4 3 13 4
14 Mansfield 10 3 4 3 13 -1
15 Hartlepool 10 2 6 2 12 -4
16 Leyton Orient 10 3 2 5 11 -2
17 Barnet 9 2 5 2 11 -2
18 Stevenage 10 3 2 5 11 -3
19 Wycombe 10 3 2 5 11 -3
20 Yeovil 10 3 1 6 10 -5
21 Cambridge 10 2 3 5 9 -6
22 Exeter 10 3 0 7 9 -7
23 Cheltenham 10 1 5 4 8 -3
24 Newport 9 1 3 5 6 -5
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Portsmouth Results (view all)

Portsmouth Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Doncaster Rovers (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 8 2016 3:00PM : Leyton Orient (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Plymouth Argyle (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Notts County (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Cambridge United (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Nov 12 2016 3:00PM : Mansfield Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.uspompeyfan1
2.pompeyrug1
3.PompeyFrippy1
4.Jimsmithswig1
5.ibizanblue1
6.FrattonBlue1
7.Dentoblue1
8.Copnor431
9.chris19541