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Coordinates: 25°16′02″N 51°29′03″E

Jassim bin Hamad Stadium
The Jassim  bin  Hamad  Stadium (Arabic: ) is a
multi-purpose stadium in Doha, Qatar. It is currently used mostly for
Jassim bin Hamad Stadium
football matches and it also has facilities for athletics. The football team
Al-Sadd Stadium
Al-Sadd plays there. The stadium, originally built in 1974, was rebuilt in
2004 for the Gulf Cup and currently has a capacity of 12,946 people.
The stadium is also used as the home stadium of the Qatar national
football team.[3] The stadium was named after the former president of
the club Jassim bin Hamad bin Jaber Al-Thani.

Facilities Full name Jassim bin Hamad


Aside from the main field, the stadium area also accommodates an Stadium
administration office, a cafe, a mosque, workers' quarters, an athletics Location Doha, Qatar
track, training fields, a swimming pool and a multi-sports hall.[4] The
Coordinates 25°16′02″N 51°29′03″E
multi-sports hall has a capacity of 1,000 people, and is used for local
tournaments in basketball, volleyball, handball and other sports and
Capacity 12,946[1][2]
events.[5] Surface Grass
Construction
Important tournaments held in Built 1974

the stadium Opened 1975


Renovated 2004, 2009–2010
The Gulf Cup of Nations
Tenants
The Gulf Cup of Nations final match was played on this stadium when
Al-Sadd
Qatar defeated Oman on penalties and won the title, the final ceremony
was held there.

The 15th Asian Games Doha 2006


The final of the football tournament of the Games was held there when Qatar defeated Iraq by one goal and won the
title.

Qatar Stars League


As this is Al Sadd's home stadium they play their home league matches there and in the 2009-2010 season it was
shared with the other Qatari side Al Ahli. And when ever Al Sadd scores a goal a sound of a wolf howling comes out of
the stadium's speakers because the clubs nick or mascot is the wolf.

Qatar national football team matches


The Qatari football team plays its important matches there such as the World Cup qualifiers matches there.

Qatar Heir Apparent's Cup


All the matches of this cup are played on the same stadium because this cup is only made up of two semi-finals and a
final match.

Qatar's Emir Cup


The semi-final matches are played on these stadiums while the quarter final matches and round of sixteen matches are
played in the Grand Hamad Stadium and the final match is played in the Khalifa Stadium.

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Supercoppa Italiana
The Stadium hosted the 2014 Supercoppa Italiana in a match involving Juventus (Serie A champions) and Napoli
(Coppa Italia champions). The Stadium hosted the 2016 Supercoppa Italiana in a match involving Juventus (Serie A
champions) and Milan (Coppa Italia Vice-champions).

References
1. "Archived copy" (https://web.archive.org/web/20130911134321/http://www.al-saddclub.com/EN/Club/Pages/Stadiu
ms.aspx). Archived from the original (http://www.al-saddclub.com/EN/Club/Pages/Stadiums.aspx) on 11
September 2013. Retrieved 28 July 2013.
2. http://dohanews.co/tag/inter/
3. Qatar and Iran in goalless draw (https://web.archive.org/web/20110607175932/http://www.gulf-times.com/site/topic
s/article.asp?cu_no=2&item_no=195060&version=1&template_id=49&parent_id=29), www.gulf-times.com, 11
January 2008, archived from the original (http://www.gulf-times.com/site/topics/article.asp?cu_no=2&item_no=195
060&version=1&template_id=49&parent_id=29) on 7 June 2011, retrieved 2008-08-25
4. "QOC Venue Booklet" (http://adminuser.mcs.gov.qa/OpenDataLibrary/final%20QOC%20Venue%20Booklet%20-M
OCSv1---.pdf) (PDF). Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC). 24 March 2015. p. 31. Retrieved 28 January 2019.
5. "QOC Venue Booklet" (http://adminuser.mcs.gov.qa/OpenDataLibrary/final%20QOC%20Venue%20Booklet%20-M
OCSv1---.pdf) (PDF). Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC). 24 March 2015. p. 32. Retrieved 28 January 2019.

Asian Games Football


Preceded by Succeeded by
tournament
Busan Asiad Stadium Tianhe Stadium
Final Venue
Busan Guangzhou
2006

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