Where is the NFL game played in London? Cost, capacity and more to know about Wembley Stadium

The NFL returns to London on Sunday when the Jaguars take on the Broncos at Wembley Stadium.

Wembley Stadium is usually host to a different kind of football, being the home ground of the England national team. The stadium also hosts other major events such as the FA Cup Final, but for this weekend of the 2022 NFL season it will host a showdown between Jacksonville and Denver.

The Jaguars are no strangers to playing across the Atlantic, having already appeared in eight games in London since the start of the NFL’s “London Games” in 2007. In those eight games, the Jaguars own a 4-4 record , but they have won four of their last six clashes in England. The Broncos have only played one game in London, losing to the 49ers at Wembley Stadium in 2010.

Will the Jaguars defend “their home turf”? Where will the Broncos get their first road win in franchise history? For more on Wembley Stadium, The Sporting News has you covered below.

Where is Wembley Stadium?

Wembley Stadium is located in Wembley, Londonlocated in the northwest of the City of London.

Wembley Stadium capacity

Wembley Stadium has a capacity of 90,000making it the largest stadium in the UK.

Wembley Stadium is also the second largest arena in Europe, second only to Camp Nou in Barcelona, ​​Spain. FC Barcelona’s host stadium has a capacity of 99,354 seats.

How much did Wembley Stadium cost to build?

Wembley Stadium was said to have been the most expensive stadium ever built when it opened in 2007. The reported construction cost was £798 million, or approximately US$1.57 billion.

NFL International Games 2022

There are a total of five international matches on the 2022 schedule, including three in London and one in Munich and Mexico City.

Location Date Time Game Channel
London Sunday October 2 9:30 a.m. ET Vikings 28Saints 25 NFL Network
London Sunday October 9 9:30 a.m. ET Giants 27packers 22 NFL Network
London Sunday October 30 9:30 a.m. ET Broncos vs. Jaguars ESPN+
Munich Sunday November 13 9:30 a.m. ET Buccaneers vs. Seahawks NFL Network
Mexico City monday november 21 8:15 p.m. ET Cardinals vs. 49ers ESPN

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