Bears, Raiders to play at new Tottenham stadium


The Chicago Bears and the Oakland Raiders will play the primary NFL sport on the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Oct. 6, the league introduced Wednesday.

The Bears-Raiders matchup would be the first of 4 regular-season video games performed in London this season, together with two on the newly constructed house of English Premier League energy Tottenham Hotspur.

The 62,062-seat stadium in North London also will host an NFC South matchup the following week on Oct. 13, when the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will play the rival Carolina Panthers.

The other two London games will be played at Wembley Stadium. The first will be on Oct. 27 between the reigning NFC champion Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals, followed by an AFC South showdown between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Houston Texans on Nov. 3.

The Green Bay Packers are the only NFL team that have yet to play in the United Kingdom.

The NFL additionally introduced Wednesday that the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs will face the Los Angeles Chargers in Mexico Metropolis as a part of the league’s Worldwide Sequence, which started in 2007.

It will likely be the primary sport in Mexico Metropolis for each groups.

Final November, the NFL moved the Chiefs’ sport towards the Rams from Mexico Metropolis to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum due to poor discipline circumstances at Estadio Azteca.

The NFL will launch the remainder of its 2019 schedule on Wednesday evening.


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