The Al Janoub Stadium ( formerly known as Al-Wakrah Stadium) is located in Al Wakrah, Qatar. The stadium was originally opened in May 2019. It has a capacity of 40,000 seats. It will be one of the stadiums used for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
For the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the following matches will be held in the stadium: Matches: 5x Group Matches, 1x Round of 16.
Significant events held at the Al Janoub Stadium
Here are just some of the recent major events that have been held at the Al Janoub Stadium:
- 2020 AFC Champions League Final
- 2021 FIFA Arab Cup
- 2022 FIFA World Cup
Al Janoub Stadium Trivia
- The roof design was inspired by the sails of traditional Dhow boats, used by pearl divers from the region.
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