Al-Tajyat Stadium

Architecture
Werner Sobek, Stuttgart/Germany
TTBP, Teheran/Iran

Planning time
2013 − 2015

Construction time
n.a.

Services by Werner Sobek
Design
Structural engineering of the roof
Facade engineering
Verification of FIFA conformity

Client
Republic of Iraq

Photography
Werner Sobek, Stuttgart/Germany

The new stadium Al-Tajyat Olympic is to enrich the sports facilities of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, providing an important contribution to the restoration of the urban fabric torn by many years of civil strife. The stadium is designed according to the exacting standards defined by FIFA. It shall offer seatings for up to 60,000 spectators.