Sabah Al Salem Stadium

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Sabah Al Salem Stadium
The Castle of Cups
ArabiStagium.jpg
Full name Sabah Al Salem Stadium
Location Kuwait Mansuriyah, Kuwait City , Kuwait
Owner Public Authority For Youth And Sport
Operator Al Arabi Kuwait
Capacity 22,000
Surface Grass
Construction
Built 1977
Opened 5 Jan 1979
Sabah al-Salem Stadium Stadium from the outside Al Arabi home ground

Sabah al-Salem Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kuwait City, Kuwait. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Al Arabi Kuwait. The stadium holds 28,000 people. Subah al-Salem Stadium was going to host the Gulf Cup of Nations.

This Stadium is the homeground for Al Arabi

Matches of the Asian Cup 1980[edit]

This Stadium hosted many of this tournouments matches; however, the most important match is the final.

1980-09-30
18:30
Kuwait  3 – 0  South Korea
Al-Houti Goal 7'
Al-Dakhil Goal 30' Goal 67'

Coordinates: 29°21′25″N 48°0′1″E / 29.35694°N 48.00028°E / 29.35694; 48.00028

Preceded by
Azadi Stadium
Iran Tehran
AFC Asian Cup
Final Venue

1980
Succeeded by
National Stadium
 Singapore