SPORTS LAW AT THE CROSSROADS

Name Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum Stadium, Dubai
Capacity 12,000
Address P.O. Box 1551, Dubai, United Arab Emirates


History Rashid Stadium is the oldest stadium in Dubai, having been built in 1948.


Matches being hosted in Asian Cup Match 9 – 8th January – Saudi Arabia vs North Korea – Group E

Match 16 – 11th January – Palestine vs Australia – Group B

Match 24 – 13th January – Turkmenistan vs Uzbekistan – Group F

Match 30 – 16th January – Kyrgyzstan vs Philippines – Group C

Match 43 – 22nd January – Winner Group C vs 3rd Group A/B/F – Round of 16


Notable Matches played Hosted all Group C games, two Quarter-finals and one Semi-final at 2003 FIFA World Youth Championships

Hosted five Group E games, one Group F games, one Round of 16 game, one Quarter-final and one Semi-final at 2013 FIFA Under 17 World Cup


Who the stadium is home to Shabab Al-Aihi FC


Special Features It is currently home to the oldest Football team in Dubai and is located 10 minutes from Dubai International Airport in the district of Deira