the world's most visited architecture website
i

Sign up now and start saving and organizing your favorite architecture projects and photos

Sign up now to save and organize your favorite architecture projects

i

Find the most inspiring products for your projects in our Product Catalog.

Find the most inspiring products in our Product Catalog.

i

Get the ArchDaily Chrome Extension and be inspired with every new tab. Install here »

i

All over the world, architects are finding cool ways to re-use run-down old buildings. Click here to see the best in Refurbishment Architecture.

Want to see the coolest refurbishment projects? Click here.

i

Immerse yourself in inspiring buildings with our selection of 360 videos. Click here.

See our immersive, inspiring 360 videos. Click here.

All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions
Navigate articles using your keyboard
  1. ArchDaily
  2. News
  3. Arquitectonica Proposes Beckham MLS Stadium for Port of Miami

Arquitectonica Proposes Beckham MLS Stadium for Port of Miami

Arquitectonica Proposes Beckham MLS Stadium for Port of Miami
© 360 Architecture and Arquitectonica
© 360 Architecture and Arquitectonica

Miami-based Arquitectonica and 360 Architecture have unveiled preliminary details for a 25,000-seat, open-air Major League Soccer (MLS) stadium at the Port of Miami. One of 30 locations currently being reviewed as a potential site, the downtown location could serve as the home for David Beckham’s MLS expansion team as early as 2018.

“Miami’s passionate soccer fans deserve an iconic stadium, and the Port of Miami provides a setting that would be truly unique not just for soccer in America, but globally,” said Bernardo Fort-Brescia, Arquitectonica’s founding principal. “The stadium would build on the incredible evolution of downtown Miami, and create a vibrant hub of cultural and entertainment activity along Miami’s waterfront, framed by significant new parks, plazas and open spaces along the Bay.”

David Beckham added, “When people think of Miami, they immediately think about being near or on the water. I asked my team to develop ideas for a stadium that embraces the best of the destination. Even though we are in the early stages of building the franchise, I believe we have a vision that not only Miami would be proud of, but one that will resonate around the world.”

Arquitectonica Proposes Beckham MLS Stadium for Port of Miami, © 360 Architecture and Arquitectonica
© 360 Architecture and Arquitectonica
© 360 Architecture and Arquitectonica
© 360 Architecture and Arquitectonica
About this author
Karissa Rosenfield
Author
Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Arquitectonica Proposes Beckham MLS Stadium for Port of Miami" 25 Mar 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/489283/arquitectonica-proposes-beckham-mls-stadium-for-port-of-miami/> ISSN 0719-8884
Read comments