Home of Hull City AFC

Opened 2002

Capacity 25,400

Rating: 4.2

(2434) Google Reviews

Great stadium with a great atmosphere. loads of stewards, great light show at the start of the match and great views all round no restricted views visible. The only issue was the long line to actually get into the ground.
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2 weeks ago
Everyone looks after you
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a year ago
I went for a booster jab. The organization was spot on. I'm all admiration for all workers involved. A football match would have been more entertaining though.
Truth be said, this is a very well designed stadium and if our new ground ends up similar to this ground, I will be more than happy. It is a standard oval type, with no gaps to let the cold winds in and a large roof to keep you as dry as possible. The concourses are wide and allow social distancing, if needed, plenty of food options and facilities. The only side is the 30ish steps you have to climb up on entry. I am sure that there will be options for those who are ambulatory challenged.
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2 months ago
MKM is big enough to welcome premier league matches. l hope next season, they will have promotion and will host big teams from premier.
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in the last week

History (from Wikipedia)

The idea of a new stadium for Kingston upon Hull, whose professional football club Hull City had played at Boothferry Park since 1946, was first mooted in 1997, but funds to finance such a project only became available when the city council sold a portion of its holdings in Kingston Communications.[3] The council provided most of the funds, more than £42 million, with the rest stemming from government single regeneration budget grants and from the Football Stadium Improvement Fund.[3]

The council appointed John Topliss to head the stadium construction project.
[3] He and his team partnered with consulting firm Drivers Jonas to explore preliminary issues such as stadium location, seating capacity, and facilities offered. Stated Mr. Topliss: "We had a totally blank canvas and, working with consultants, made a thorough assessment of what was needed."[3]

The project team considered over a dozen sites, inside and outside of the city, before settling on 
The Circle in West Park.[3] Factors contributing to the decision include transport guidance, central government planning guidelines, existing athletic facilities, isolation from residential areas, and council ownership.[3]

The final recommendation of 
Drivers Jonas included additional facilities for both indoor and outdoor sports for the people of West Hull in addition to the main stadium, planned to seat from 25,000 to 30,000 spectators.[3] Professional services firm Arup Associates provided initial concept proposals for the stadium.[4] The Miller Partnership, an architectural and interior design firm, adopted these proposals during the stadium's design.[4] The construction work was undertaken by Birse Group.[12]

In spite of obstacles during the course of the project, including 
Hull City A.F.C.'s receivership in 2001 (just after the granting of planning permission),[3] the stadium complex was completed on time (in fourteen months)[4] and on budget (at approximately GB£44 million).[4] The stadium opened its doors on 18 December 2002. Hull City beat Sunderland A.F.C. 1–0 in a friendly match to mark the occasion.[13] Steve Melton scored the goal, the first at the KC Stadium.[5]

In 2020, the KCOM will host the 
Super League Grand Final for the first time.[14]

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