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Containers, no air conditioning… The astonishing 974 stadium which hosts the Blues


This original stadium, which can be completely dismantled, is the eco-responsible guarantee in this world cup of all excesses.

Certainly the most original stadium of the World Cup in Qatar.

Of the eight stadiums that have not failed to fuel controversy about their condition of construction by foreign workers, stadium 974 stands out with its uniqueness.

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The enclosure, with a capacity of 44,089 seats, located by the sea four kilometers from the center of Doha and very close to the National Museum designed by the architect Jean Nouvel, leaves no one indifferent.

It was designed as an echo of the very close port and the history of the district located in an industrial area, far from the luxury hotels and the main shiny arteries of the Qatari city.

This Saturday, this stadium is hosting the clash of group D between the France team and Denmark, after being the scene of Mexico-Poland (0-0) on Tuesday and Portugal-Ghana (3-2) Thursday evening.

Needless to say that French and Danish players, despite the hundred stadiums discovered during their career, will be taken aback by the unique look of their place of…

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Source: lefigaro

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