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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #150 on: March 29, 2018, 09:51:16 PM »
What do my colleagues on H&V think of this?

http://www.heraldscotland.com/resources/images/3997291.jpg?display=1&htype=0&type=responsive-gallery

Something like that for the Trinity. It would be cheap enough to do and a massive improvement over what we have right now.

https://i2-prod.birminghammail.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/article11210558.ece/ALTERNATES/s615/JS27035470.jpg

Thoughts.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #151 on: March 29, 2018, 10:26:58 PM »
It's not the displays Dortmund do that I like. It's the fact that they've just got a massive single tier stand behind the goal. It looks fantastic.

I'm not sure how we could put in a massive single tier stand behind the goal without it looking like the Dortmund one.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #152 on: March 29, 2018, 10:33:10 PM »
I'm pretty sure Spurs are putting in a single tier behind one of the goals in the new White Hart Lane.

Liverpool would've done it aswell if they'd moved ground.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #153 on: March 29, 2018, 10:37:02 PM »
We had one tier behind the goal before Dortmund did so they copied us.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #154 on: March 29, 2018, 10:39:30 PM »
We sacrificed making the Holte End a single tier due to accommodating hospitality boxes, most of them usually empty, otherwise it would have matched the Dortmund mountain of humanity. More's the pity.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #155 on: March 29, 2018, 10:55:39 PM »
We sacrificed making the Holte End a single tier due to accommodating hospitality boxes, most of them usually empty, otherwise it would have matched the Dortmund mountain of humanity. More's the pity.

 No we didn't. It couldn't be a single tier because of distance from the pitch, and also because single tier stands look cheap and nasty.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #156 on: March 29, 2018, 11:01:19 PM »
Liverpool have a single tier behind goal stand. Itís about 11k-12k of seats. Spursí version will be 15k.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #157 on: March 29, 2018, 11:02:14 PM »
Liverpool have a single tier behind goal stand. Itís about 11k-12k of seats. Spursí version will be 15k.

I think the new Spurs one looks great.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #158 on: March 29, 2018, 11:12:08 PM »
We sacrificed making the Holte End a single tier due to accommodating hospitality boxes, most of them usually empty, otherwise it would have matched the Dortmund mountain of humanity. More's the pity.

Hospitality boxes on the Holte?

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #159 on: March 29, 2018, 11:17:53 PM »
We sacrificed making the Holte End a single tier due to accommodating hospitality boxes, most of them usually empty, otherwise it would have matched the Dortmund mountain of humanity. More's the pity.

 No we didn't. It couldn't be a single tier because of distance from the pitch, and also because single tier stands look cheap and nasty.
Distance issue could have been solved by making it steeper. Cheap and nasty? That's a matter of opinion.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #160 on: March 29, 2018, 11:27:05 PM »
It couldn't be a single tier because of distance from the pitch, and also because single tier stands look cheap and nasty.
Distance issue could have been solved by making it steeper. Cheap and nasty? That's a matter of opinion.
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That's what the designers and the regulations said at the time and all this let's be like Dortmund talk forgets one thing - no club in England has got an end like Dortmund. This isn't Germany.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #161 on: March 30, 2018, 06:19:29 AM »
all this let's be like Dortmund talk forgets one thing - no club in England has got an end like Dortmund. This isn't Germany.

What does that even mean?

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #162 on: March 30, 2018, 07:02:50 AM »
all this let's be like Dortmund talk forgets one thing - no club in England has got an end like Dortmund. This isn't Germany.

What does that even mean?

You can't stand up here, for one thing.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #163 on: March 30, 2018, 09:02:17 AM »
I think that Park Head looks meh inside and out. Some big mesh curtain won't improve the Trinity.

I would well.imagine that the aspect the photo has been taken from would see a new North wrap round from there so chances are in in 3 years time it will look completely different.

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Re: Villa Park Changes & Commonwealth Games
« Reply #164 on: March 30, 2018, 09:38:11 AM »
What do my colleagues on H&V think of this?

http://www.heraldscotland.com/resources/images/3997291.jpg?display=1&htype=0&type=responsive-gallery

Something like that for the Trinity. It would be cheap enough to do and a massive improvement over what we have right now.

https://i2-prod.birminghammail.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/article11210558.ece/ALTERNATES/s615/JS27035470.jpg

Thoughts.

I dont like that at all.

 


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