Aberdeen FC

Council in talks with Aberdeen FC over new beach location for planned stadium

Aberdeen Football Club has said it remains committed to building a new stadium and community facility at Kingsford despite engaging in talks with Aberdeen City Council over the potential for a new stadium near its current home at Pittodrie.

Published 26 January 2021

Aberdeen FC drafts in AFL Architects to review new stadium design

AFL Architects has been appointed to perform a design and operational review of Aberdeen FC's new stadium as the club targets elite status from UEFA.

Published 5 November 2019

Sir Alex Ferguson officially opens new Aberdeen FC training facilities

Sir Alex Ferguson marked the official opening of Aberdeen Football Club’s new community sports hub, training facilities and football academy yesterday.

Published 1 November 2019

Aberdeen stadium legal battle over as campaigners opt against appeal

The group opposed to Aberdeen Football Club’s bid for a new £50 million stadium at Kingsford has said it will not appeal against a court decision backing the project.

Published 21 March 2019

Aberdeen 1 - 0 No Kingsford Stadium

Following last week’s news that a protest group lost in its appeals against Aberdeen Football Club’s proposals for a new £50 million stadium, our sister publication Scottish Legal News outlines the judgment in full.

Published 5 March 2019

Judge rejects appeal against Aberdeen FC's new £50m stadium

Aberdeen Football Club has been given the green light to proceed with its new £50 million stadium.

Published 1 March 2019

Court hearing into new Aberdeen FC stadium under way

The judicial review into Aberdeen Football Club's plans for a new stadium begins today.

Published 29 January 2019

Stewart Milne to support homeless charity with sleep out

Scottish businessman Stewart Milne alongside colleagues from Stewart Milne Group and Aberdeen Football Club will join the world’s largest sleep out in support of Social Bite’s nationwide effort to end homelessness in Scotland. 

Published 4 December 2018

Morrison named principal contractor for Aberdeen FC training centre and sports hub

Aberdeen Football Club has appointed Morrison Construction as the principal contractor for the construction of the community sports hub and football training facilities at Kingsford.

Published 21 November 2018

Aberdeen stadium contracts go out to tender as work starts on new training facilities

The first contract for phase one of Aberdeen Football Club’s £50 million new stadium and training hub has been awarded with other contracts now out to tender to build the first phase of the development.

Published 4 July 2018

New Aberdeen stadium plans will not be called in by ministers

Aberdeen City Council’s decision to allow planning approval for Aberdeen Football Club’s new stadium at Kingsford will not be called in by ministers, the Scottish Government has confirmed.

Published 6 March 2018

New Aberdeen stadium complex clears council planning hurdle

Aberdeen Football Club's plans to build a new £50 million stadium and training complex at Kingsford have been overwhelmingly approved by Aberdeen City Council.

Published 30 January 2018

Planners recommend Aberdeen stadium for conditional approval

Aberdeen Football Club’s application for planning consent for a new stadium and associated training and community facilities at Kingsford has been recommended for approval by planners.

Published 24 January 2018

Aberdeen FC stadium decision delayed for fresh consultation

The fate of Aberdeen Football Club's new stadium at Kingsford will not be decided until the New Year after a second public consultation was announced on the £50 million proposals.

Published 17 November 2017