Wembley Stadium, London, England

The original Wembley Stadium, officially known as the Empire Stadium, was a football stadium in Wembley, a suburb of north-west London, standing on the site now occupied by the new Wembley Stadium that opened in 2007. It is famous for hosting FA Cup Finals, five European Cup finals, the 1948 Olympics, the 1966 World Cup Final, Summerslam '92, Final of Euro 96 and the Live Aid concert of 1985. Of Wembley Stadium, Pelé said, "Wembley is the cathedral of football. It is the capital of football and it is the heart of football". in recognition of its status as the world's best-known football stadium. The twin towers were once an icon for England and Wembley before their demolition in 2003 which upset many members of the public. It stood opposite Wembley Arena.

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Left: Old Wembley Stadium / Right:New Wembley Stadium

Source: Wikipedia


Springsteen did 7 performances, excl. rehearsals, at this venue.


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