Of the 20 stadiums currently being used in the English Premier League, nearly half (9) have a history that traces back to the 19th century. This has led to some unusual locations and appearances for some of soccer’s most hallowed grounds.
Despite the very uniform nature a soccer pitch, soccer stadiums in England often have very asymmetrical appearances. Rather than build new stadiums, many of the older parks have just been put through a series of extensive renovations.
This leads to unique stadium situation unlike all of the oversized, ultra-modern stadiums we are used to in the United States.
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