2022 World Cup Stadiums in Qatar

Middle Eastern countries will host for the first time biggest event. World Cup 2022 is being hosted by Qatar from November 20 to December 18.

World Cup 2022 total cost of $10 billion USD for built 8 sensational stadiums in Qatar. All the stadiums are designed by Qatarian Islamic culture. They are situated in Doha and Al Khor, Qatar. The venues are generous pieces of engineering, and will hopefully distribute as incredible venues for the World Cup 2022.

2022 World Cup Stadiums in Qatar

StadiumCityCapacity
1. Al Thumama StadiumDoha40,000
2. 2 Khalifa InternationalAl Rayyan45,416
3. Al Bayt StadiumAl Khor60,000
4. Ahmad Bin Ali StadiumAl Rayyan40,000
5. Education City StadiumDoha40,000
6. Stadium 974Doha40,000
7. Al Janoub StadiumAl Wakrah40,000
8. Lusail StadiumAl Daayen80,000

All stadiums are trying to maintain eco-friendly systems and their temperature will be controllable. The Fan zone is furnished with the latest solar-powered cooling technology and keeps going temperature at 27C. You will find out where the games will be played, the stadiums’ capacity, and when they were built.

Al Thumama Stadium (2021)

2022 World Cup Stadiums

Al Thumama football Stadium is opened on October 22, 2021. That stadium is built for World Cup matches. Which is located in Al Thumama, Qatar. It has a total capacity of 40,000 seats. This stadium will host a total of 8 matches during the 2022 World Cup.

Khalifa International Stadium (1976)

The Khalifa International football stadium is located in Doha, Qatar. The total capacity of 45,416 seats. It is named after Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, Qatar’s previous Emir. 2011 AFC Asian Cup final game held in this stadium. Khalifa International stadium received a four-star rating in 2017 from the Global Sustainability Assessment System. This stadium will host a total of 8 matches during the 2022 World Cup.

Al Bayt Stadium (2021)

Al Bayt football stadium is located in Al Khor, Qatar. It is a multi-purpose and retractable roof football stadium in Qatar. The total capacity of 50,000 seats. The 2022 World Cup opening match Qatar vs Ecuador will take place at Al Bayt Stadium. This stadium will host a total of 9 matches during the 2022 World Cup.

Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium

Ahmad Bin Ali football stadium is located in Al Rayyan, Qatar. It is a multi-purpose stadium previously, known as the Al-Rayyan Stadium. It has a total capacity of 50,000 seats. This stadium will host a total of 7 matches during the 2022 World Cup.

Education City Stadium (2020)

Education City football stadium is located in Al Rayyan, Qatar. The total capacity of 40,000 seats. Education City stadium’s first official match was played on 3 September 2020. Education City Stadium received a five-star rating Global Sustainability Assessment System in May 2019. This stadium will host a total of 8 matches during the 2022 World Cup.

Stadium 974 (2021)

Stadium 974 football Stadium is opened on November 30, 2021. First time in World Cup history it is a temporary venue. Which is located in Doha, Qatar. It has a total capacity of 40,000 seats. The stadium was previously known as Ras Abu Aboud Stadium. Stadium 974 was officially renamed on 20 November 2021. This stadium will host a total of 7 matches during the 2022 World Cup.

Al Janoub Stadium (2019)

Al-Janoub football stadium previously known as Al-Wakrah Stadium is located in Al-Wakrah, Qatar. This is the 2nd stadium among the eight stadiums in world cup 2022. The total capacity of 40,000 seats. Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid designed the Al-Janoub stadium. This stadium will host a total of 7 matches during the 2022 World Cup.

Lusail Stadium (2022)

One of the biggest stadiums in Qatar. A Lusail football stadium is located in Lusail, Qatar. It has a total capacity of 80,000 seats. This stadium will host a total of 10 matches including the world cup final.