King Abdullah Sports City

Capacity60 241
Country Saudi Arabia
CityJeddah
Clubs-
CategoryDesign implemented
Cost533 mln $
Construction2012-2013
Design Arup Associates
Contractor Al-Muhaidib & Sons, Six Construct

Description: King Abdullah Sports City

Apart from the central stadium there will be tens of other buildings (mostly residential and educational), large indoor hall, covered natatoriums, tennis stadiums, courts, training pitches, marina.

Interestingly, it is to be the first venue in Saudi Arabia that will enable women to watch football along with men. However, not to distract the male contingent, they will be placed in special skybox-alike sections, behind intransparent glass.

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