Media had an initial insight of new refurbishments on Thursday in Jeddah, Prince Abdullah Al-Faisal Stadium.
A mixed zone, a press conference room, changing rooms for players, media centers. As well as a VIP area were part of the tour for press and TV members. Which includes exhibits of rare pictures representing the history of the it from its inception.
Prince Abdullah Al-Faisal Stadium’s director, Bandar Asiri, informed the press that the stadium will be able to hold match matches. However stressing that it was in the last stage finishing procedure. In addition that the stadium work will be open in October.
The Youth Welfare Stadium, first established in 1976, was re-name as the Kingdom’s first minister of Sports in 2001 in honor of Prince Abdullah al-Faisal.
In addition to 2,400 vehicle parks, 81 ticket offices, 60 electrical gates, two media centers and 15 VIP rooms. Also 4 analytical studios, the stadium seats up to 27,000 people from its former capacity of 18,000.
In the seventh round of the Mohammed bin Salman Professionals Cup. The stadium will open next month with one derby match. Which according to source, brings together Al-Ittihad and Al-Ahli.
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