Borough Sports Ground

 
 
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Gander Green Lane, Sutton, SM1 2EY
 
 
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Home of Conference South team Sutton United FC, the Borough Sports Ground has a capacity of just over 5,000 - although only 765 seats. Also known as Gander Green Lane (or simply GGL), the venue was originally used as a racing track - hence the crowd being slightly set back from the pitch. The main stand was built in 1951 and contains blue seats donated by Chelsea FC. In 2010/11, Sutton United were crowned the Ryman League Premier Division Champions and were duly promoted to the Conference South. The record attendance for Gander Green Lane is 14,000 and was set when Sutton United played Leeds United in the FA Cup in the 1969/1970 season.

 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
West Sutton Railway Station
 
0 minutes walk
 
Sutton Common Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    56 Old London Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 | 5 miles from Borough Sports Ground
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    12 Putney High Street, SW15 | 6.9 miles from Borough Sports Ground
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    67 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 7.4 miles from Borough Sports Ground
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Hampton Court Palace, Hampton Court, KT8 | 6.3 miles from Borough Sports Ground
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
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