REGINA -- Football fans in Saskatchewan have received the news they were waiting for -- a deal has been struck to build a new stadium.
Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall announced the news to fans at the city's current football facility, Mosaic Stadium, prior to Saturday's CFL game between the Saskatchewan Roughriders and the BC Lions.
The new 33,000-seat stadium will be built on Ervaz Place lands in Regina and is expected to be ready in early 2017.
Wall called the Roughriders "Canada's Team" and he said it deserves a world-class stadium.
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