Education City Stadium is a newly built stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the stadium is one of the world’s environmentally sustainable stadiums. After the World Cup, the seating capacity of the stadium will be reduced to 25,000 and will mostly be used by the universities.
|General Information about Education City Stadium
|Names||Education City Stadium/Qatar Foundation Stadium/Diamond in the Desert|
|Address||Building number 71, Street 2741, Zone 52, Doha, Qatar|
|Opened in year||15 June 2020|
How to Reach the Stadium
The stadium is located at a distance of 14 km on the outskirts of Doha in the Education City which is a hub for a number of universities. The station is about 10-minute walk from the nearest metro station so if you are planning to go to the stadium by metro then you need to deboard at the Education City Station of the Green Line of the Doha Metro.
2022 FIFA World Cup Matches at Education City Stadium
|Date||Time||Team 1 vs Team 2||Stage|
|November 22, 2022||16:00 AST (UTC+3)||Denmark vs Tunisia||Group D|
|November 24, 2022||16:00 AST (UTC+3)||Uruguay vs South Korea||Group H|
|November 26, 2022||16:00 AST (UTC+3)||Poland vs Saudi Arabia||Group C|
|November 28, 2022||16:00 AST (UTC+3)||South Korea vs Ghana||Group H|
|November 30, 2022||18:00 AST (UTC+3)||Tunisia vs France||Group D|
|December 2, 2022||18:00 AST (UTC+3)||South Korea vs Portugal||Group H|
|December 6, 2022||18:00 AST (UTC+3)||Winner Group F vs Runner-up Group E||Round of 16|
|December 9, 2022||18:00 AST (UTC+3)||Winner Match 53 vs Winner Match 54||Quarter-finals|
A total of 8 matches will be played at Education City Stadium which includes 6 group stage matches, one round of 16 match and one Quater-Finals match. The kick-off time for the matches will be as per Arabia Standard Time which is UTC+03:00.