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FIFA World Cup Complete Stadium 2022 List Details

Complete FIFA World Cup 2022 Stadium List – All FIFA Match Stadiums in Qatar


The FIFA World Cup will begin in Qatar on November 20, 2022 and will run until December 18, 2022 in which 32 teams will participate. For the first time the World Cup will be played in the month of November-December, since until now the World Cup was held in June-July. The first match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be played at the Al Bayt Stadium with a capacity of sixty thousand spectators. The matches of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar will be played in a total of eight stadiums with the title match taking place at the Lusail Stadium.

This will be the first World Cup to be held in the Middle East, but not only will it be the first tournament to be held in the Arab region, it will also be the most compact, allowing the audience to attend more than one match per day. So here we are sharing the complete list of FIFA World Cup 2022 stadiums in this article to let you know the specialties of all the stadiums.

Full list of stadiums for the 2022 FIFA World Cup

Every Qatar stadium, training facility and fan area is equipped with solar-powered cooling technology to maintain a moderate temperature. All the stadiums in Qatar where the matches are played are ecological and their temperature will be controllable. Qatar is home to around three million people, so the tournament’s legacy must be managed carefully. The 2022 FIFA World Cup will kick off at the Al Bayt Stadium in the city of Al Khor in Qatar.

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The 64 matches of the 2022 FIFA World Cup tournament will be organized in 8 football stadiums in Qatar: Al Bayt Stadium, Khalifa International Stadium, Al Thumama Stadium, Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium, Lusail Stadium, 974, Education City Stadium and Al Janoub Stadium. . The final match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be played in Lusail on December 18, 2022.

FIFA World Cup Complete Stadium 2022 List

List of stadiums where the FIFA Qatar 2022 matches will be played

Al Bayt Stadium

The opening match and opening ceremony will take place at the Al Bayt Stadium. It is the 2nd largest stadium of the Qatar. It was built like a tent used by nomadic peoples in the Gulf region. The stadium was opened on 30 November 2021 for the FIFA Arab Cup after 7 years of construction. It will host 9 matches in the FIFA Qatar 2022 World Cup. These include three knock out matches. Its audience capacity is around sixty thousand.

Name of the Host City: Al Khor
Capacity of Stadium: 60,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: Opening and all matches through to the FIFA World Cup 2022 semi-finals
FIFA World Cup 2022 Al Bayt Stadium


Lusail Stadium

The Lusail Stadium in Doha will be the center of attraction for the FIFA 2022 Qatar World Cup as this will be the biggest stadium in the World Cup. Special cooling systems have been installed here to deal with the heat, as it will keep the temperature under control inside the stadium. This is where the final of the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be played. Its construction started in 2017 and completed in 2021. Its audience capacity is around eighty thousand.

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Name of the Host City: Lusail
Capacity of Stadium: 80,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: All matches through to the FIFA World Cup 2022 title match
FIFA World Cup 2022 Lusail Stadium


Education City Stadium

This stadium was opened on 15 June 2020 and it is considered to be one of the most eco-friendly stadiums in the world. It is surrounded by Qatari educational institutions, and it will continue to use the stadium after the tournament closes. Its audience capacity is is around forty thousand

Name of the Host City: Al Rayyan (Education City)
Capacity of Stadium: 40,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: Group matches, round of 16, FIFA 2022 quarter-finals
FIFA World Cup 2022 Education City Stadium


Stadium 974

Stadium 974 is named after the number of shipping containers used in the stadium’s construction and the Qatar’s international dialling code. Its construction work started in 2017 and was completed in 2021. The stadium will be completely destroyed after the FIFA 2022. Its audience capacity is around forty thousand

Name of the Host City: Doha
Capacity of Stadium: 40,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: FIFA 2022- Group matches and round of 16
FIFA World Cup 2022 Stadium 974


Khalifa International Stadium

Khalifa International Stadium was built in 1976 but its renovation was completed in 2017 and it is part of the Doha SCC. It is named after the former Emir of Qatar, Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani. It is the home ground of the national team with the capacity of around forty thousand spectators.

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Name of the Host City: Doha
Capacity of Stadium: 40,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: Group matches, round of 16, and play off for 3rd place
FIFA World Cup 2022 Khalifa International Stadium


Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium

The Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium in Al-Rayyan was constructed in 2003 and it has capacity of around forty thousand spectators.

Name of the Host City: Umm Al Afaei
Capacity of Stadium: 40,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: Group matches, round of 16
FIFA World Cup 2022 Ahmed Bin Ali Stadium


Al Thumama Stadium

Al Thumama Stadium was inaugurated on 22 October 2021 and it will be used until the quarter-finals of the FIFA 2022. Qatari architect Ibrahim M Zaidah designed the grounds, taking inspiration from the traditional Taqiyah worn by men and boys in the Middle East with the capacity of around forty thousand spectators

Name of the Host City: Doha
Capacity of Stadium: 40,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: Group matches, round of 16, and quarter finals
FIFA World Cup 2022 Al Thumama Stadium


Al Janoub Stadium

Al Janoub Stadium has been designed by British-Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid and it is also has the capacity of around forty thousand spectators

Name of the Host City: Al Wakrah
Capacity of Stadium: 40,000
FIFA World Cup 2022 matches to be played: Group matches and round of 16
FIFA World Cup 2022 Al Janoub Stadium [Source: sssamiti.org]

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