Work on new Brentford stadium paused due to coronavirus pandemic

3 April 2020

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Photo: PA Images Brentford's new 17,250-capacity stadium has been reported to cost £71 million.

The club are due to move into their new stadium ahead of next season, but it is now uncertain whether that will be possible.

Brentford's new 17,250-capacity stadium has been reported to cost £71 million.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Construction on Brentford's new Brentford Community Stadium has been temporarily suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to TheStadiumBusiness.

The club are due to move into the 17,250-capacity stadium ahead of next season, but with football suspended and society largely in lockdown, it is now unclear whether those plans will be achieved in time.

EcoWorld London, in charge of delivering the stadium, said work on the project had been put on hold for the time being. 

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