Old Trafford also known as “The Theatre of Dreams”
All the football fans out there must be knowing everything about this world famous stadium and a majority wants to visit this stadium. Fans from all around the globe will continue flocking to the cosmopolitan place to take in the magic of stadium and to watch one of the football’s most successful clubs. The stadium is in Greater Manchester, England. It is the largest football club stadium in the United Kingdom, the second largest football stadium and eleventh largest in Europe. It is the home ground of Manchester United since 1910.
There are four stands over there officially known as the Sir Alex Ferugson Stand (North), East, Sir Bobby Charlton (South) and West Stands. The north stand was renamed in respect of Alex Ferugson who was the manager of the club for 25 years. Whereas the South stand contains ground’s executive suites and VIPs. The members of media and TV gantry is also in this stand to give the best view of the match. Some of us might not be aware of the fact that this stadium serves to other sports as well. Rugby test matches are also played on this ground.
If you’re visiting Old Trafford then you should also do the museum tour it takes you on the journey behind Manchester United. It has got the greatest adversity ever faced by any football club. Trust me you’ll never regret going there because most of us automatically say no after hearing the word ‘Museum’. You’ll get to know about the best players of the club, the trophies which look extremely good and much more. It is advisable to book your tickets before visiting and reach one hour prior your time. For more information visit – http://www.manutd.com/
How to Reach-
Adjacent to the Sir Bobby Charlton Stand of the stadium is Manchester United Football Ground Railway Station. Buses 255 and 256 which are run by Stagecoach Manchester and 256 which is run by Arriva North West also provide service to reach.
So have the most amazing time of your life by visiting the iconic and magnificent stadium, Old Trafford! Do share your views too.