The 60,000-seat football stadium will go into construction once financed
Arabian Business staff
The proposed 60,000-seat football stadium at Dubai Sports City will move to construction phase once the necessary finance is in place, the developers have confirmed.
Details of proposed venue were announced in March last year, when Dubai Sports Council (DSC) said it would build the facility close to Dubai Sports City, with a completion date of sometime in 2018 mooted.
The project was revealed as the UAE Football Association outlined its bid to host the 2019 Asian Cup, which was awarded to the UAE in March this year.