Stadium 974 – 2022 FIFA World Cup

Stadium 974 - 2022 FIFA World CupStadium 974 is named after the international dialling code for Qatar (+974). The construction of the stadium includes 974 recycled shipping containers and the stadium will be deconstructed after hosting 2022 FIFA World Cup matches. The stadium has been constructed keeping the sustainability goals in mind.

Initially, the stadium was announced under the name Ras Abu Aboud Stadium, however, subsequently, it was officially named Stadium 974. It hosted its first match on 30.11.2021 during the FIFA Arab Cup between UAE and Syria.

General Information about Stadium 974
Names Stadium 974/Ras Abu Aboud Stadium
Type Football Stadium
Address Building Number: 161, Street: 210, Zone: 29, Doha, Qatar
Capacity 40,000
Opened in year 30 November 2021

How to Reach the Stadium

The stadium is about 2 km away from Doha and can be reached by Doha Metro, the nearest metro station is Ras Bu Aboud (Gold Line) which is 800 meters away from the stadium.

One can use the buses with route no.109 and deboard at the Qatar Petroleum bus stop to reach the stadium.

2022 FIFA World Cup Matches at Stadium 974

Date Time Team 1 vs Team 2 Stage
November 22, 2022 19:00 AST (UTC+3) Mexico vs Poland Group C
November 24, 2022 19:00 AST (UTC+3) Portugal vs Ghana Group H
November 26, 2022 19:00 AST (UTC+3) France vs Denmark Group D
November 28, 2022 19:00 AST (UTC+3) Brazil vs Switzerland Group G
November 30, 2022 22:00 AST (UTC+3) Poland vs Argentina Group C
December 2, 2022 22:00 AST (UTC+3) Serbia vs Switzerland Group G
December 5, 2022 22:00 AST (UTC+3) Winner Group G vs Runner-up Group H Round of 16

Total of 7 matches will be played at Stadium 974 which includes 6 group stage matches and one round of 16 matches. The kick-off time for the matches will be as per Arabia Standard Time which is UTC+03:00.

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