Allianz Stadium nominated for Stadium of the Year 2022 Award!
New stadium in Sydney, Australia has been nominated to the largest public vote of its kind in the world. Will Allianz Stadium become the Stadium of the Year 2022? It’s all up to the fans but the competition is tough – 35 other venues from all over the world also fight for the award.
Will Allianz Stadium win Stadium of the Year 2022 award?
-Last August, after 2.5 years of construction, the 42,500-seater, which joined the family of arenas with Allianz in their name, including some of the most famous stadiums in the world.
-The venue serves as a new home for football club, Sydney FC from the A-league as well as two rugby teams, the Sydney Roosters, from the National Rugby League, and the New South Wales Waratahs, a Super Rugby participant.
-The stadium is located a short distance from the centre of the Emerald City metropolitan area, next to the Sydney Cricket Ground. Cox Architecture was responsible for the design of the venue. Allianz Stadium will be one of the arenas for the 2023 Women’s World Cup and the 2032 Olympic football tournament.
The facility is also being considered as part of Australia’s potential bid to host the 2034 FIFA World Cup.
This year’s contest for the Stadium of the Year award is highly varied, with stadiums from as many as six different continents taking part: 18 venues are from Asia, seven from Europe, five from Africa, three from North America, two from South America and one from Australia and Oceania. The competition is fierce, so don’t hesitate to cast a vote for the stadium you appreciate the most!
To learn more about the nominated stadiums and the voting rules
themselves, it is recommended to watch the video:
Remember that not always the biggest or the richest stadium wins, oftentimes what really matters is the community and the power of locals who vote for their favourite venue. So will the proud Australian representative in the competition win the award?
It’s up to the voters, so let your friends know about the voting to increase Sydney’s chances!
How to take part in the biggest stadium public vote of its kind?
1. The award is given out in a democratic online vote. It is free for everyone, but limited to one vote per device.
In order to take part, everyone has to select five stadiums by giving 5 stars to the best one, 4 stars to the second best, 3 stars to the third, 2 stars for the fourth and finally 1 star for the fifth most interesting. It means that you cannot cast your vote for only one stadium – all 5 venues
must be included in your form.
To vote visit Stadium of the Year 2022, the voting platform which will be open until March 15.
To learn even more about all 36 nominated stadiums watch this video:
36 New Stadiums Opened in 2022
What is Stadium of the Year?
Stadium of the Year competition is a public vote that has taken place every year since 2011 – the voters choose the best stadium, in their opinion, delivered in the preceding year. The award is the largest public vote of its kind in the world. Since the first edition began, a total of more than 400,000 valid votes have been counted. You can also find out more about the previous winners of the competition in this video: Stadium of the Year: All Awarded Stadiums.