FORMER MLS VENUES
 
 
MILE HIGH STADIUM
DENVER, COLORADO

COLORADO RAPIDS


The Colorado Rapids were one of the original MLS franchises
and started play at Mile High Stadium back in 1996. When the
Broncos to Invesco Field next door, the Rapids moved with
them, but now play in a soccer only facility in Commerce City.
Mile High Stadium was demolished for parking.
 
FOXBORO STADIUM
FOXBORO, MASSACHUSETTS
NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION


The old Foxboro Stadium was a wasteland of a place, built on
the cheap for the NFL New England Patriots and offering
nothing in terms of fan comforts and amenities. When the
Patriots moved to Gillette Stadium bext door, the Revolution
moved with them. FOr soccer matches they shrink the capacity
to 20,000 seats and close off the upper decks. As for the old
Foxboro? It was demolished for parking. No one misses the
place.
 
MAPFRE STADIUM
COLUMBUS, OHIO
COLUMBUS CREW


What gives this stadium its distiniction is that it was the first
soccer specific stadium built specifically for the MLS, while other
teams were still cobbling working arrangements with football
facilities as mixed use ventures. The stadium still holds up
nicely, since its opening in 1999.
 
BMO FIELD
TORONTO, ONTARIO
TORONTO FC


Since the team's arrival in 2007, theyve had little success on the
ptich, but nonetheless have enjoyed huge fan support here in a
city with many European roots and communities. BMO Field
underwent a top to bottom renovation and expansion in tie for
the 2016 season which expanded capacity to almost 40,000
seats.
MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER