Cagliari appoint architect behind Camp Nou redevelopment and Wembley for new stadium

20 May 2020

Sardegna Arena
Photo: PA Images Cagliari's Sardegna Arena is a temporarily built stadium which has been the club's home since 2017 after their old ground, Stadio Sant'Elia, was demolished to make way for the construction of their new stadium.

EXPERIENCE Sportium, supported by Manica Architecture, will come up with the design for Cagliari's new stadium.

A public tender for its construction, expected to take two years, will be initiated in 2021.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Cagliari Calcio have appointed EXPERIENCE Sportium to design their new stadium as they seek to position the club as a benchmark in terms of innovation and sustainability on both the national and international scene.

Sportium, owned by design firms Progetto CMR and iDeas as well as B&L Real Estate, is supported by Manica Architecture, who came up with the designs for Wembley Stadium and the redevelopment of Barcelona's Camp Nou, among other things. 

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