Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium

Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium (Arabic:ملعب الأمير فيصل بن فهد) (Former:Malab Reayat Al Shabab in Malaz ملعب رعاية الشباب بالرياض) is a multi-purpose stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, designed by architect, Michael KC Cheah. It is currently used mostly for football matches. Named after Prince Faisal bin Fahd bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, the stadium has a capacity of 22,500 people.[1] Al-Hilal, Al Nassr and Al-Shabab play their matches in this stadium. In 1972, It hosted the opening ceremony for the Gulf Cup of Nations. In the 2011-2012 it became one of the first Stadiums in the Kingdom to use electronic ticketing for the Saudi Football League.

Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium
LocationRiyadh, Saudi Arabia
Capacity22,500
SurfaceGrass
Opened1971
Website
Prince Faysal Bin Fahad stadium

International soccer matchesEdit

Date Competition Team Res Team
10 Sep 2018 International Friendly   Saudi Arabia 2-2   Bolivia
11 Oct 2018 International Friendly   Iraq 0-4   Argentina

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Saudi newspaper fourm". Archived from the original on 2012-09-06. Retrieved 2012-05-03.

Coordinates: 24°39′45″N 46°44′23″E / 24.662599°N 46.739745°E / 24.662599; 46.739745