House of Commons
EDM #1645
Tabled 09 October 2018
2017-19 Session
That this House welcomes the decision of the Scottish Football Association (SFA) to keep Hampden Park as Scotland's national stadium; recognises that this decision cements Glasgow's reputation as a world-class sporting city; notes the positive impact this will have for the vibrancy of the local community and city's economy as a whole; further notes that the decision maintains the historic relationship between the city and the beautiful game; calls on the SFA to ensure this agreement benefits all parties involved, has the determination and ambition to better the city's sporting reputation even more, improves fan experience and secures a thriving future for Scotland's most historic club, Queen's Park; and looks forward to the next chapter in Queen's Park and Hampden's footballing history, including the much anticipated matches due to take place at Euro 2020.