Where is the BBVA Stadium?
BBVA Stadium is a state -of-the-art, open-air stadium designed to host Houston Dynamo (mens) and Houston Dash (womens) soccer matches as well as additional sporting and concert events.
Who owns BBVA Stadium Houston?
Owners. Ted Segal acquired a majority ownership interest in Houston Dynamo FC, which includes the MLS’s Houston Dynamo, the NWSL’s Houston Dash and leasing rights to BBVA Stadium, in June 2021.
How old is BBVA Stadium?
2007. Compass Bancshares became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), the second largest bank in Spain. Following the acquisition, Compass Bank was renamed BBVA Compass.
Does BBVA have a roof?
The steep seating pitch creates an “arena” feel at the outdoor stadium. Acoustics – The crowd noise at the new stadium will be enhanced by the roof canopies which cover nearly 75 percent of the stadium circumference.
How many seats does BBVA Stadium have?
BBVA Stadium will open 90 minutes prior to kick-off for all Houston Dynamo FC and Dash games. This is subject to change to do COVID protocols and for 3rd party events.
Where does FC Dallas play?
Dallas plays its home games at their 20,500-capacity soccer-specific Toyota Stadium (located in Frisco, Texas), where they have played since 2005. In the club’s early years, Dallas played their home games in the Cotton Bowl.
How much did it cost to build BBVA Stadium?
The $95 million stadium construction cost makes the BBVA Compass Stadium the most cost-effective of modern soccer-specific stadiums, with recent venues like the Red Bull Arena costing $200 million, Rio Tinto Stadium costing $110 million, and PPL Park costing $115 million.
Who is Ted Segal?
Ted Segal is the founder and president of EJS Group. Prior to founding EJS, Mr. Segal was a Vice President at LS Power Equity Advisors, where he focused on merger and acquisition transactions and project development opportunities in the U.S. power generation sector.