The main sporting event in Stoke on Trent is football. This is under two separate football teams and the main one is Stoke City. It is considered the second oldest football club in England and the biggest player ever to grace a Stoke City shirt has to be Stanley Mathews. They play their home games at the Britannia Stadium. This stadium was built and opened in 1997 and is located in the Stanley Mathews Way. It has a capacity of well over twenty seven million and actively caters for conference and other events as well. The main Stands include Q Railing Stand, Seddon Stand, Boothen end and also the SEAT Stand.
The other football team in Stoke on Trent is Port Vale. They play at Vale Park which has a capacity of over twenty thousand and was renovated back in 1998. Port Vale is placed in the football league and the stands include Lorne Street, Railway Paddock and also the Hamil road End as well as Bycars End.
Stoke on Trent Minibus and coach hire can transport you to all sports events, venues and facilities with ease and comfort, and at affordable prices.