Anfield

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Anfield
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View from Anfield Road end
Location Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Coordinates 53°25′50.95″N 2°57′38.98″W / 53.4308194°N 2.9608278°W / 53.4308194; -2.9608278
Opened 1884[1]
Owner Liverpool F.C.[2]
Operator Liverpool F.C.
Surface Grass
Capacity 54,167 [3]
Field dimensions 111 yards (101 m) by 74 yards (68 m)[4]
Tenants
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Everton F.C. (1884–92)
Liverpool F.C. (1892–present)

Anfield is a football stadium in Liverpool, England. The Football team Liverpool FC plays there. The stadium has just seen an expansion of the Main Stand increasing the capacity to 54,167.

Anfield is famous for the sign that is in the players' tunnel, which reads: "This is Anfield". One of their most famous rivals are Manchester United as well as Everton FC. Liverpool v Everton is known as the Merseyside Derby. Anfield used to be owned by Everton F.C and Everton created Liverpool to use the stadium. They have won 5 European cups.

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