VenuesWest is pleased to announce that an agreement with Perth Glory has been signed that will see the Hyundai A-League team play at nib Stadium for a further three years with a two year option.
According to VenuesWest Chief Executive Officer David Etherton, signing an agreement of this length with Perth Glory provides stability to the club and assures the people of Perth that they will be able to continue to enjoy quality soccer matches at nib Stadium.
“VenuesWest prides itself on providing venues of the highest standard, and to have Perth Glory playing at nib Stadium for a further five years shows the high regard the club has for the venue and the strong relationship between the two parties.” Mr Etherton said.
“We wish Perth Glory all the best for the coming A-League season and look forward to welcoming them and their fans to nib Stadium.”
For Perth Glory’s 20th season, the team will play 12 games at nib Stadium in the 2015/2016 season, bringing approximately 130,000 supporters to the venue.
nib Stadium is Perth’s premium rectangular venue and is owned and managed by VenuesWest on behalf of the State Government. In 2013 the State invested $95 million into the venue providing a high quality rectangular stadium which seats 20,299.
VenuesWest is Western Australia’s provider of premier sports, recreation and entertainment venues and its portfolio includes the new and world class Perth Arena and the redeveloped nib Stadium as well as the new Perth Stadium to be completed in 2018.
These are in addition to HBF Stadium, HBF Arena, WA Athletics Stadium, Bendat Basketball Centre, SpeedDome, Perth Motorplex, Champion Lakes Regatta Centre and the WA Rugby Centre, with the State Netball Centre and the Western Australian Institute of Sports High Performance Service Centre recently completed.