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Football stadium in Manchester, UK

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Academy Stadium: Football stadium in Manchester, UK
The Academy Stadium is a football stadium in Manchester, England, forming part of the Etihad Campus. In September 2023, the ground was renamed Joie Stadium for sponsorship reasons. Announced on 19 September 2011 as part of an 80-acre training facility to cater for around 400 youth players at a time, the campus was opened on 8 December 2014. The stadium, known simply as Academy Stadium, was inaugurated by students of the Manchester Metropolitan University, who played the first official games on the pitch on 14 December 2014. Academy Stadium is home to the men's Elite Development Squad and other senior academy teams, as well as to Manchester City Women, who also play select matches at the City of Manchester Stadium.

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Watch highlights as Khadija Shaw's first-half hat-trick helps Manchester City thrash Tottenham Hotspur 7-0 at the Joie Stadium in the Women's Super League.
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Manchester City score five goals in the first half as they thrash Bristol City at the Joie Stadium.
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Listen: FA Youth Cup - Man City v Oxford United

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Listen to live BBC Radio Oxford commentary of Manchester City U18s v Oxford United U18s in the FA Youth Cup quarter-final at the Academy Stadium.
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Watch highlights as Lauren Hemp and Chloe Kelly fire Manchester City to a 2-1 win against Arsenal at the Academy Stadium.
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Follow live text coverage as Manchester City take on Arsenal at the Academy Stadium in the Women's Super League.
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Euro 2022: Karolina Lea Vilhjalmsdottir's volley gives Iceland early lead against Italy

Watch Karolina Lea Vilhjalmsdottir fire in a volley to give Iceland an early lead against Italy at the Manchester City Academy Stadium.
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Euro 2022: Iceland and their prime minister discover small can be beautiful

After criticism of its use at Euro 2022, Manchester City's Academy Stadium proves size is not everything as Iceland bring the Viking clap and their prime minister to Euro 2022.
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Euro 2022: Belgium fight back to earn draw against Iceland - highlights

Watch highlights as Belgium fight back to claim a 1-1 draw against Iceland in their Euro 2022 Group D encounter in front of a raucous crowd at Manchester City's Academy Stadium.
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Euro 2022: Belgium and Iceland play out entertaining draw

Iceland and Belgium settle for a point each after an entertaining Euro 2022 Group D encounter in front of a raucous crowd at Manchester City's Academy Stadium.
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Euro 2022 organisers defend using Manchester City Academy Stadium

Euro 2022 organisers defend selecting the Manchester City Academy Stadium as a venue after criticism by Iceland's Sara Bjork Gunnarsdottir.
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