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Cambridge United's Abbey
Pending Updates
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Accrington Stanley's Fraser Eagle
Barnet's Underhill
Birmingham City's St Andrews
Boston United's Staffsmart Stadium
Bournemouth's Fitness First
Bradford City's Valley Parade
Brentford's Griffin Park
Bristol Rovers' Memorial Stadium
Bury's Gigg Lane
Cambridge United's Abbey
Carlisle United's Brunton Park
Cheltenham Town's Whaddon Road
Chester City's Saunder's Honda
Chesterfield's Saltergate
Dagenham and Redbridge's Victoria Ground
Darlington's Feethams
Darlington's "Change the Name Every Year"
Derby County's Pride Park
Doncaster Rovers' Belle Vue
Doncaster Rovers Keepmoat
Exeter City's St James' Park
Farsley Celtic's Throstle's Nest
Fulham's Craven Cottage
Gainsborough Trinity's Northolme
Grantham Town's South Kesteven Centre
Grimsby Town's Blundell Park
Halifax Town's Shay
Hartlepool United's Victoria Park
Hereford United's Edgar Street
Huddersfield Town's Galpharm Stadium
Hull City's Boothferry Park
Hull City's Kingston Communications Stadium
Kettering Town's Rockingham Road
Kidderminster Harriers Aggborough
Leeds United's Elland Road
Leicester City's Walkers
Leyton Orient's Matchroom Stadium
Lincoln United's Ashby Avenue
Macclesfield Town's Moss Rose
Mansfield Town's Field Mill
Manchester United's Old Trafford
Milton Keynes Don's National Hockey Arena
Milton Keynes Dons' stadium:mk
Morecambe's Christie Park
Northampton Town's Sixfields
Nottingham Forest's City Ground
Notts County's Meadow Lane
Oxford United's Kazzam Stadium
Peterborough United's London Road
Port Vale's Vale Park
Rochdale's Spotland
Rotherham United's Don Valley Stadium
Rotherham United's Millmoor
Rushden and Diamond's Nene Park
Scunthorpe United's Glanford Park
Shrewsbury Town's Gay Meadow
Shrewsbury Town's New Meadow
Sleaford Town's Eslaforde Park
Southend United's Roots Hall
Stamford's Vic Couzens Stadium
Stockport County's Edgeley Park
Sunderland's Stadium of Light
Swansea City's Vetch Field
Swindon Town's County Ground
The Millennium Stadium
Tranmere Rovers' Prenton Park
Torquay United's Plainmoor
Walsall's Bescot
Wembley Stadium
Wrexham's Racecourse
Wycombe Wanderers' Adam's Park
Yeovil Town's Huish Park
York City's Kit Kat Stadium


22/4/2003 - Cambridge U 0 Lincoln City 0

5/9/2003 - Cambridge U 0 Lincoln City 0

30/10/2004 - Cambridge U 0 Lincoln City 1 

Who fancies a long walk in the country side? Then how about a trip to Cambridge United? Complete with all you need, annoying cyclists, people walking their dogs, cow crap all over the place and to round it all of, the Abbey Stadium. You get dropped off the coaches at a "local" pub and then get to set off on a trek of a mile or so, if you want a programme, you even have to walk past the away end (taking it up to the mile or so mark) and to the street and buy one there before walking back.

As with one or two grounds, the away fans get a choice of being behind the goal or at the side. However, unlike most situations, the seating is behind the goal whereas the terrace is at the side. I have experienced both of these views and it's annoying because I prefer the view from the terrace but I also like sitting down but with the Abbey Stadium set to continue it's upgrading, this will hopefully be sorted although then.

The stand behind the far goal is also terraced but this is quite small and only covers 2/3 of the pitch behind the goal and now the pitch has been moved, it means that they, instead of us are a considerable distance from the goalline. The final stand is generally very poor despite being an all seater,

It would be easy to write about Cambridge's atmosphere....if they had one, this unfortunatly is one of the quieter grounds in England and in 3 visits, I have failed to hear a single chant. However, this ground is relatively close to Lincoln so I'll more than likely go for a random game and I would recommend this trip to another fan, as it is one of the few grounds with the "football feel"




Overall Ground Quality : 4

Ease of getting there : 7

Atmosphere : 0

Programme : 7

View of Action : 8

Leg Space : 8

The "football" feeling : 4

Friendliness of Home Supporters : 7

Quality of the game : 3

Chances of Coming Here For a Random Game : 5


Overall : 53/100