Biñan Football Stadium

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Biñan Football Stadium
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The football field in 2018.
Location Zapote, Biñan, Laguna, Philippines
Coordinates 14°18′53″N 121°04′40″E / 14.31472°N 121.07778°E / 14.31472; 121.07778Coordinates: 14°18′53″N 121°04′40″E / 14.31472°N 121.07778°E / 14.31472; 121.07778
Owner Biñan City Government
Capacity 2,580
Field size 66 x 102 m
Surface Artificial grass
Construction
Construction cost ₱320 million[1]
Tenants
Philippine women's national football team
Stallion Laguna

The Biñan Football Stadium is a track and field and football venue in Biñan, Laguna, Philippines. The stadium is currently the home of the Philippines women's national football team and Philippines Football League side Stallion Laguna F.C.

On October 28, 2015, the Biñan City Government and the Philippine Football Federation signed a Memorandum of Understanding agreeing that the stadium shall be the home stadium of the Philippine women as well as the national youth teams at least until 2019.[2]

Specifications[edit]

The stadium's grandstand with the capacity of 2,580

The football field is 66 meters wide and 102 meters long. E-Sports installed the artificial grass field named Diamond 50 from Italian company. The sporting field was also rated FIFA 2 star by Kiwa ISA Sport B.V., a FIFA-accredited testing institute based in the Netherlands.[3][1]

Five lighting towers were provided by American company Musco which is based from Iowa. The towers are able to provide 1400 lx of light. The grandstand of the Biñan stadium has a capacity of 2,580[2] will be around four and a half meters away from the track and will have no vertical pillars. Four dressing rooms are also hosted. A boxing ring is planned to be put inside the grandstand. The VIP section will be occupying the upper center of the grandstand and below it a stage. A 12x9 m screen that will serve as a scoreboard or video screen will be installed on the side of the field opposite to the grandstand.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Villegas, Bernardo (30 August 2015). "National Football League in 2017". Manila Bulletin. Archived from the original on 18 January 2016. Retrieved 28 December 2015. 
  2. ^ a b Estrada, Kevin (30 October 2015). "PFF, Biñan sign MOU for new home of Malditas". Dugout Philippines. Retrieved 24 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Guerrero, Bob (6 August 2015). "Biñan, Laguna becomes home to new artificial-grass football pitch". Rappler. Retrieved 6 August 2015.