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Rashid Stadium (Arabic: استاد راشد‎) is a multi-purpose stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is currently used mostly for football and rugby matches. The stadium holds 12,000 people.[1] It was built in 1948.

Rashid Stadium
ملعب آل راشد
Al-Ahli Stadium
Rashid Stadium.jpg
OperatorShabab Al-Ahli
TypeStadium
Genre(s)Sporting Event
Capacity12,000
Construction
Built1948
Opened1949
Tenants
Shabab Al-Ahli

The stadium hosted several matches of the 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship, 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup,[2] and 2019 AFC Asian Cup.

2019 AFC Asian CupEdit

Rashid Stadium hosted five games of the 2019 Asian Cup, including a Round of 16 match.

Date Time Team No. 1 Res. Team No. 2 Round Attendance
8 January 2019 20:00   Saudi Arabia 4–0   North Korea Group E 5,075
11 January 2019 15:00   Palestine 0–3   Australia Group B 11,915
13 January 2019 20:00   Turkmenistan 0–4   Uzbekistan Group F 4,354
16 January 2019 17:30   Kyrgyzstan 3–1   Philippines Group C 4,217
22 January 2019 17:00   South Korea 2–1 (aet)   Bahrain Round of 16 7,658
 
Rashid Stadium, January 2012 (A.C. Milan vs PSG)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2019 AFC Asian Cup Welcome Guide". Asian Football Confederation. Retrieved 11 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Destination: Dubai". FIFA.com. Retrieved 9 February 2017.

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