is an Irish football stadium
situated on Dublin
. It is the home of Bohemian F.C.
, who have played there since the early 20th century. Affectionately known as 'Dalyer' by fans, it was also historically the "home of Irish football" holding Irish internationals and FAI Cup
finals. It has also hosted UEFA Champions League
qualifiers, UEFA Cup
and UEFA Cup Winners Cup
matches. However, the ground was hardly developed from the 1940s until the early years of the new century and has fallen out of use as major venue, except for the home games of Bohs
. At the beginning of the 2011 season, Sporting Fingal
announced that they were to play their home games at Dalymount, however the club folded before the start of the season.
have redeveloped the ground to some extent. In 1999 the old main stand was replaced by a modern structure with 2,742 seats, known as the "Jodi Stand". This was at a cost of £1.1 million.This new structure replaced the 90-year-old wooden stand, and is known as the Jodi Stand and at the time was meant to be phase one of the redevelopment of Dalymount Park. Half of the terrace on the opposite side was knocked down, the remainder had seats installed on the terracing and now holds 3,720 but since 2011 is closed due to health and safety concerns. The old "Shed End", now called "The Des Kelly Carpets Stand" has similarly had seats added and now has a capacity of 1,485. The... Read More