The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) and the Aspire Zone Foundation revealed the name and design for a new 60,000-seat stadium and precinct in Al Khor during a press conference held at Al Khor Sports Club on Saturday.
The stadium and surrounding precinct will now officially be known as Al Bayt.
The unveiling of the new name and design was marked by an event for the local community which focused on the future vision of Al Khor for the local residents and the neighbouring communities.
“Al Bayt” is a proposed semi-final venue for the 2022 FIFA World CupTM, and which has an expected completion date of 2018.
The stadium design is an entirely Qatari concept, reflecting Qatar