Al Jazira Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Abu Dhabi, It name after the current Crown Prince HH General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
It was opened at 1979/1980 and under the name of Al Jazira Stadium, renovated during 2006 / 2009 and named as Mohamed bin Zayed Stadium, the surface is grass and the current capacity is 42.056 seats.
The executing company for the expansion project has executed so many worldwide projects, and it applied the ‘UK Soccer Experience’ on the stadium.
The stadium considered as an outstanding project in the region and the world for its unique architect design and its multiple fully air-conditioned platforms and stages, and the excellent and smart design of the seats which helps the audience to watch the matches and events from a very close range.
The stadium called as (Glory stadium) because it hosted and witnessed so many historical and important matches and victories for the different national teams, The stadium hosted some of the matches of the 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship, and also hosted 3 matches in the 2009 FIFA Club World Cup, and hosted the 2010 FIFA Club World Cup along with Zayed Sports City.
The ground floor contains a VIP entrance, a lectures hall, 3 dressing rooms, health club, gym and offices. The first floor contains 32 bedrooms for the different teams’ gatherings and camps and for the guests, and the second floor contains 4 dressing rooms for the players and 2 dressing rooms for the referees and a dope test room. And the VIP hall lays at the third floor and it fits for 100 person besides a special section.
The fourth floor contains commentators’ rooms, the media center and the hall supervision room, and the new hall fits for more than 2000 person.