💡Stadium 974, which was constructed from 974 shipping containers and represents the nation’s international dialing code, will now be demolished following the hosting of the final game planned there on Monday, between Brazil and South Korea
💡It is only going to be dismantled to bring it back to life again, albeit, in another location. The stadium is going to be donated to countries that couldn’t afford to build their own stadiums.
💡It is the first-ever FIFA compliant stadium that can be fully dismantled and re-purposed post-event. This includes the ability to build numerous smaller stadiums out of the same materials or to rebuild the stadium in a different site with the same seating capacity.
💡Interestingly, this is the only stadium in use for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 without air conditioning. It is naturally ventilated and doesn’t need one.
💡The stadium is referred to as Qatar’s beacon of sustainability. Stadium 974 highlights the sustainable and legacy aspects of Qatar 2022.