Leaving 'proper football stadium' for 'soulless bowl'

Some West Ham fans have been reacting with sadness to the news that West Ham will definitely be leaving Upton Park.

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Upton Park has a sense of atmosphere. It's one of those grounds where the fans are close to the action. No more of that, then!

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Bye bye Upton Park, another proper football stadium gone in favour of a soulless bowl. #amf

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I'm sorry West Ham are leaving Upton Park. One of my favourite traditional grounds with block of flats overlooking it. #Renovate the Boleyn

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