The Philadelphia Union announced plans for a massive new $55 million waterfront complex on Tuesday.
WSFS Bank Sportsplex
, a "365-day-a-year" 170,000 sq ft sports center on the Chester waterfront
will house the organization's academies next to Subaru Park, the team's home stadium.
The sports complex will have a 125x75-yard indoor turf field, two indoor courts that can
accommodate eight cross-width courts,
A 20,000-square-foot indoor performance center with a weight
gym and sprint track, locker rooms, and an eatery for athletes and visitors.
The project, according to the development team, is anticipated to increase tourism to Chester's waterfront
Union Principal stated in a release that "this best-in-class facility will provide a solitary house