New Al Russafa Stadium

30.000 seats
Project and construction of New Al Russafa Stadium in Baghdad. Irak.

In the city limits of Baghdad this sports complex is built, with similar characteristics of Babil´ complex, which contains inside a large stadium, two soccer practice fields and athletic with common stands and a hotel that serves the whole.
Although being similar to the stage of Babil geometry, its appearance is very different as so are the cities of each. In this case a stadium in the likeness of an old vessel polished Arabic (native pottery technique Iraq) is designed. With a facade decorated with polychrome welcome messages in different languages.

  • Capacity: 32.200 seats
  • Area: 41.500sqm
  • Budget: 84M €
  • Client: Triarena
  • Developer: Ministry of Youth and Sports in Iraq