Stadiums are the homes of football fans. These stadiums witness the highs and lows of the football clubs and their fans. A stadium becomes even more special if it provides the fans with various facilities and great atmosphere. In this article let us have a look at the 10 best stadiums in the Scottish Premiership, voted by fans themselves.
Considering various factors like atmosphere, food, view, security, view and location, here are the 10 best stadiums in the Scottish Premiership. This list is based on over thousands of votes casted by fans on footballgroundmap website.
10. Almondvale Stadium – Livingston
Almondvale Stadium or Tony Macaroni Arena has been the home ground of Livingston since 1995. It is an all-seater stadium with capacity of 9,512. It has four stands which are all roughly of the same height. There are open corners to the ground on either side of the West Stand, at one side of the pitch, which also has a few supporting pillars.
9. McDiarmid Park – St Johnstone
McDiarmid Park has been the home ground of St Johnstone since its opening in 1989. The stadium has an all-seated capacity of 10,696. The ground consists of four single tiered stands, that are covered. It has a tidy compact feel to it.
8. Rugby Park – Kilmarnock
Rugby Park was opened in 1899. It underwent a major redevelopment in 1994–1995, becoming an all-seater stadium with a capacity of 17,889. Both ends of the ground and one side have been re-developed. The ends are good sized two-tiered stands, which are virtually identical. The Chadwick Stand at the north end is given to away supporters.
7. Victoria Park – Ross County
Victoria Park (Global Energy Stadium) is the home ground of Ross County. It has a capacity of just over 6.5k. The stadium was renovated in 2012 to meet SPL criteria. It was transformed into a modern all seated stadium.
6. New St Mirren Park – St Mirren
St Mirren moved to this purpose built stadium in 2009. The ‘new’ St Mirren Park, as it is known was built by Barr Construction at a cost of around £8m. The ground is comprised of four separate stands, which are also modern and functional. It is one of the best stadiums in the Scottish Premiership.