February 5 (Wen / ESPN Michael Dirocco Compilation / White) Jacksonville American Tiger announced that they will play two home competitions in London Wenbili in the 2020 season, thus improving bleak income. According to statistics, the home income of the Jiranio is the team of the union bottom.
With the Los Angeles ram, lightning and Las Vegas raids will move into the new stadium in 2020, and now the American Tiger has set up a homeland in London. According to statistics, the income of the Wembley Stadium is twice as the home TIAA Bank Stadium, which is a good way to improve the income and look at the future. The American tiger is also the first time in the regular season in NFL history, set two home overseas and the first team to play two international competitions overseas.
Today, the American tiger intends to invest 7 billion US dollars in the home of Jacksonville. Before this, the American tiger President Marc Lan Ping also said that it is a major choice to play a homeland in London. “For the Jaguji, we are entering a new era full of unknown.” Lan Ping said: “This uncertain future is related to the three teams, the past three teams, the income is in the alliance The bottom floor. And they have taken some means, but we will not consider these means, they left Auckland, left St. Louis and San Diego, to solve the income problem. This is not only for us, but also affects other teams. “
“We are planning to expand larger entertainment areas near the home, the boss Saude-Khan has invested in many projects, and will continue to invest. But this takes a time, we can’t make a referral, let these start from tomorrow. Make money. So from the entertainment area to open, this is a process, we also need to do some other things to solve the current income problem, we believe that playing our needs in the London player. “
The American Tiger will play two games in London. In the two games, the opponent is who, what time, the specific information will be announced when the schedule will be arranged in April. But in all competitions, the American tiger is guaranteed by the two games in the strait Pittsburgh Steelman and Chicago Bear, so Texas, Pony, Titan, Brown, Lions and Dolphins, these six teams have two Will participate in the London.
Time may be between mid-October to mid-November, because the annual Florida University is in the Tiaa Bank Stadium on October 31, and the US Tiger is either at that time, Either no home event. The Jigi is in 2013 with NFL agreement, requiring a regular season at the London Wenbili Stadium every year, and this agreement expires in 2020. Previously, Khan said that he hoped to extend the contract to 2020, but he was rejected by the alliance. Because the new labor agreement is about to sign, full of too many variables, this thing about the extension agreement will wait until the new labor agreement is talked before. However, before this, Khan once said in a video interview that he does not rule out the possibility of playing several games in London in London.
Khan said that he did not want the fans to make too much negative responses to a major game in London. “I think, look back in history, playing in London is a good thing for the entire city and the American tiger, so I expect the results very beautiful.” Khan said: “Everything we do is helping this. City, help the team, now the environment where the small market team survives is very bad, if we want to compete with those big market teams in the small market, we must do more. “
The American Tiger repeatedly emphasized that London is so important for their long-term development in Jacksonville. In the past seven years they have played 7 games in London, which is the most in all NFL teams.
“This is not a matter of Jacksonville in the next few seasons, but about the next 10 years, 25 years or even longer.” Khan said: “There is no better opportunity to expand the fans than now, so we have to go London played two games, we need to build a strong and loyal fan found in the UK. But this is not to give up Jacksonville, when I came here in 2011, I decided to create Jacksonville into a dream. City. Now I am also very optimistic, I believe he will come. “