the trend is now for safe standing in European Stadium design. Catching on in the UK as well.
Hill 16 is probably the most advanced and safest terrace in Europe. Cant think of any new ones which holds so many. It adds to the atmosphere at matches and many teams say they thrive on their supporters up there.
Lone and I being accused of sweeping generalisations about Galway support, followed by sweeping generalisations about people who opt to stand instead of sit at a match.
Many of the famous unsavory incidents in Croke Park since the redevelopment started have been from the seats, including pitch invasions, the famous pitch sit in, attacks on referees, the programs being flung last year.