Stadium 974 is a football stadium located in Ras Abu Aboud, Doha, Qatar. The stadium was previously called Ras Abu Aboud Stadium. The stadium was opened in November 2021, and it won't be around for long.
It is a temporary venue, created to host matches for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, after which it will be taken down. To make it easier to deconstruct, the stadium has a modular design made out of recycled shipping containers.
The stadium has a capacity of 40,000 seats. For the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the following matches will be held in the stadium: 5x Group Matches, 1x Round of 16.
Significant events held at the Stadium 974
Here are just some of the recent major events that have been held at the Stadium 974:
- 2021 hosted five matches of the FIFA Arab Cup
- 2022 FIFA World Cup
Stadium 974 Trivia
- The name of the stadium refers to the 974 recycled shipping containers used in its construction, and also refers to the international dialing code for Qatar (+974).
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