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Explore Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium

The Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium, previously known as Duhail Stadium, is a renowned football venue in Doha, Qatar. The arena features modern facilities and hosts high-profile matches in a compact setting.

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Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium

The Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium makes a renowned football venue in Doha, Qatar. The design of the stadium features traditional Qatari aesthetics with cutting-edge technology, perfect for hosting high-profile matches in a compact setting.

 

🏟️ Design: The design of this stadium is a testimony to Qatar’s tradition, modern technology and sustainability

🌟 Factoid: Closer to sunset, the interplay of light and shadows falling into the stadium creates a compelling spectacle

How to get there?

  • There are multiple Karwa bus stops all around the arena for both the L519 and T616 buses.

  • The closest Doha Metro station is at Qatar University.

Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium | Lekhwiya Sports Stadium

Address

9FF9+6MF, Doha, Qatar

Phone

+974 4476 8614

HISTORY AND DESIGN

The Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium, locally often called Lekhwiya SC Stadium, was designed in partnership with ECG Qatar, Pieper Sports Facility Consulting, and Site Concepts International. The construction began in 2011 and was completed by February 2013. The arena was created as Lakhwiya Football Club's home stadium and has a capacity for 10,000 football fans.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE STADIUM

Get ready for the 2023 AFC Asian Cup

Asia’s premier football tournament is coming back to Qatar. The home team are the reigning champions and will host the continent’s best sides in a bid to retain their AFC Asian Cup crown.

Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium | Lekhwiya Sports Stadium
Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium | Lekhwiya Sports Stadium

The stadium's strong football legacy

Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium has a rich history of hosting thrilling football matches. It gained prominence during the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup in 2019, where it showcased nine exciting matches, culminating in the intense final that saw Bahrain triumph over Saudi Arabia. 

It is also a regular venue for the Qatar Stars League, hosting the home fixtures of Al-Duhail SC.

Take a look inside Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium

Take a closer look at the facilities and some of the action that has taken place at the stadium.

Discover more of Qatar during your stay

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Useful information

Address

9FF9+6MF, Doha, Qatar
Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium | Lekhwiya Sports Stadium