Jinnah Sports Stadium

Jinnah Sports Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Islamabad, Pakistan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 48,000 people and is the largest stadium in Pakistan.[1]

Jinnah Stadium
جناح اسپورٹس اسٹیڈیم
Jinnah Sports Stadium.JPG
Panorama of Jinnah Sports Stadium
LocationIslamabad, Pakistan
Coordinates33°42′2″N 73°5′34″E / 33.70056°N 73.09278°E / 33.70056; 73.09278Coordinates: 33°42′2″N 73°5′34″E / 33.70056°N 73.09278°E / 33.70056; 73.09278
Elevation536 metres (1,759 ft)
OwnerPakistan Sports Board
Executive suites26
Capacity48,820
Acreage45,000 sq. m
SurfaceNatural grass
Construction
Opened1970
ArchitectChina State Construction Engineering
Tenants
Pakistan Television FC
ZTBL F.C.
Pakistan National Football Team
Website
http://www.sports.gov.pk/index

StadiumEdit

This stadium was built in the 1970s. The stadium was renovated and used for the SAF Games in 2004. The playing field also has a running track around its perimeter allowing athletics use.

Tournaments hostedEdit

It has hosted the following sporting events:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pakistan Sports Board, Islamabad". www.sports.gov.pk. Retrieved 2022-01-03.
  2. ^ Editorial Staff (2011-09-25). "National Women Championship group stage completed". FootballPakistan.com (FPDC). Retrieved 2022-01-03.
  3. ^ Agencies (2011-09-30). "Young Rising Star beat Diya FC to clinch National Women Championship". DAWN.COM. Retrieved 2022-01-03.
  4. ^ Editorial Staff (2011-02-05). "Punjab, Frontier enter Pakistan Inter University Women Soccer final". FootballPakistan.com (FPDC). Retrieved 2022-01-03.