Argentina bested Croatia, while France defeated Morocco in the semi-finals to get their final shot at the FIFA World Cup 2022.
Messi’s mission to find a fairy-tale ending to his World Cup journey will juxtapose with France’s determination to repeat its 2018 glory and successfully defend it. Get ready to witness enthralling beats, some bizarre and exciting moments, and quite a few teary eyes coming Sunday.
A glorious game calls for a magnificent arena, and it doesn’t get better than the Lusail Stadium (Doha), a coliseum for the legends.
4 Interesting Facts About Lusail Stadium
- History and Tradition Infused with Modernity
With a state-of-the-art facility and iconic design, Lusail Stadium is one of Qatar’s best offerings to FIFA 2022.The subtle futuristic architecture infused with light and shadow symbolizing the Arabic lantern (Fanar) is the epitome of the concept of moving ahead in time while keeping our traditional values intact.
- The Go Green Concept
Amidst the growing concern about environmental protection and sustainable development goals, the construction of Lusail Stadium used the best eco-friendly practices. The stadium has water conservation and recycling facilities.Polytetrafluoroethylene, a synthetic substance, was used to build the stadium’s roof; it keeps the warm wind and dust particles outside and the stadium at an adequate temperature.The Global Sustainable Assessment granted a five-star rating to this stadium.
- Adhering to the Responsibility of Community Service
Once the world cup is over, the Lusail Stadium and its surrounding precinct will be remodelled for community purposes. The arena will feature various civic facilities, including health clinics, schools, etc., with stand seats donated to sports communities that lack such facilities.
- Easy to Access
One main reason to host FIFA 2022 here was the ease of reaching the destination. Lusail stadium is just 15 km north of Doha and can be easily accessed through the city’s metro (red line) or the AI Khor expressway.Anyone holding the Hayya Card, a multiple entry permit to the State of Qatar, can access the public transport facility free of cost.So make your way to this stadium and witness the clash of the titans this coming Sunday.