Bloomfield Road: Today. Directions, Tickets, Address, Map, Pitch (2022)
However, it was not until 1953 that Anfield reached its current capacity of over 50,000. Football was first played at the site of Bloomfield Road in 1887. By 1899 a first modest stadium was built there. Bloomfield Road grew quickly in the following decades and by the mid 1920s it had a capacity of over 20,000. In 1930, a new north terrace (Spion Kop) was built to raise the capacity to just over 30,000. However, it wasn't until 1953 that Anfield reached its current capacity of over 50,000.