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Visit Al Thumama Stadium

The remarkable Al Thumama Stadium is one of Qatar's iconic football arenas. It has welcomed some of the world's top football stars and is set to host many more exciting matches on the global stage.

Stadium, Sports

Al Thumama Stadium

A symbol of Qatari creativity, Al Thumama Stadium is beyond hosting world-class football tournaments. It has become a bustling community hub for various sports like handball, volleyball, basketball and swimming. Running and cycling tracks wind through the area alongside retail and commercial units.


🏟️ Capacity: 44,400 spectators

🌟 Design: The stadium incorporates sustainable features, reducing its environmental footprint and promoting green initiatives

How to get there?

  • The stadium can be reached by car or taxi.

Al Thumama Stadium | Shaped like the taqiyah hat


Al Thumama


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Al Thumama Stadium is a symbol of Qatari creativity, designed by architect Ibrahim Mohammed Jaidah. It draws inspiration from traditional headwear, the gahfiya. The construction began in 2017, and the stadium officially opened in late 2021. Its tournament capacity of 40,000 will later be adjusted to local needs, with the remaining 20,000 seats used for various sporting events. 

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Al Thumama Stadium | Shaped like the taqiyah hat

The arena's strong football legacy

Al Thumama Stadium has already been a venue for multiple prestigious tournaments in its brief lifespan. Most notably, the stadium hosted eight FIFA World Cup™ matches in 2022, including the quarter-final clash in which Morocco shocked Portugal to reach their first-ever semi-final. Shortly after opening, Al Thumama Stadium also hosted six FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021™ matches.

Take a look inside Al Thumama Stadium

Experience the magic of Al Thumama Stadium, where fans create an exhilarating atmosphere for unforgettable football spectacles.

Discover Qatar's charm beyond the game

While attending events, explore Doha's iconic landmarks, relish diverse cuisines, and find comfortable accommodations in the city.

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Al Thumama Stadium | Shaped like the taqiyah hat