Real Madrid and the Community of Madrid presented their cooperation agreement this Thursday. Modernization of the Santiago Bernabéu Metro station, in an action chaired by Florentino Pérez, president of the white club, and Isabel Díaz Ayuso, president of the Community. The aim of the project is to expand its capacity to respond to more influx of users, especially on match days, to guarantee universal accessibility and to improve the areas adjacent to the stadium.
The design of the station will include an immersive theme connected with Real Madrid, as well as adapting to the latest technologies. President Florentino Pérez stressed the importance of this agreement: “It allows us to work together on the future renovation and expansion of a symbolic Metro station in our city and is invaluable to all of us. Real Madrid and the Community of Madrid can be proud of a new station that is modern, fully accessible and adapted to the latest technologies. A station connected to the AVE and the airport will be the gateway to the environment of the Santiago Bernabéu, which has become an avant-garde icon and a touchstone for leisure and entertainment for millions of people from all over the world. in Madrid and Europe”.
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“This entire project is integrated into the transformation of not only the stadium of the Santiago Bernabéu, but the surroundings of the stadium. A transformation aimed at improving existing facilities and services and of course improving the quality of life of neighbors and residents, making them more accessible, more inclusive and more livable. Madrid is now It would be incomprehensible without the Santiago Bernabéu. Since its opening on December 14, 1947, it has been a part of the emotions and history of this city. Millions of people have shared unforgettable illusions and dreams. It has shared Madrid’s history for 75 years and is one of the favorite places to visit the Spanish capital, regardless of background. People who get emotional when they see this stadium.” The president of Madrid added.
Ayuso: “The Bernabeu is the symbol of Madrid”
Díaz Ayuso is excited about the possibility of the new Bernabéu being ready and what it will all lead to: “This Santiago Bernabéu Metro station should be at the level of one of the best stadiums in the world. We want it to be more modern, have more capacity, and be more prepared.. This project is also designed for those with limited mobility. Real Madrid has a lot to do in Madrid’s life. This stadium is the symbol of the city and a universal region. This alliance is important to unite the history of Madrid, this club and the Madrid Metro. The renovation of the Santiago Bernabéu will be an incentive, an architectural landmark and a touchstone for 21st century sports buildings. Work will begin at the end of 2023. The station will have more technology, better surfaces and better maintenance. We recorded that more than 2,300,000 passengers passed through this station last year. This restructuring was designed first and foremost for Madridistas”.
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