In today’s stressful world, watching sports in a stadium is a popular leisure activity. Watching your favorite player in action in a stadium is an exciting experience. You will find many stadiums all over Asia. Some of them are really huge. India’s Salt Lake Stadium which was the world’s second largest stadium with a capacity of 120,000 didn’t make the list since it was downsized to 68,000 in 2015.
Here are the top 10 largest stadiums in Asia.
10) Aleppo International Stadium
City: Aleppo, Syria
Aleppo International Stadium, which is used mostly for football matches, is the largest stadium in Syria. The stadium comprises five floors of infrastructure and became the home ground of Al-Ittihad Aleppo football club who moved from the smaller naighbour, Al-Hamadaniah Stadium in 2007.
9) Shah Alam Stadium
City: Shah Alam, Malaysia
Even though this multi-purpose stadium is mostly used for football matches, it has facilities for other athletics. Located in Selangor west side of the Kuala Lumpur metropolis, this stadium is the home of Selangor FA. Until the new Bukit Jalil Stadium was opened, it was Malaysia’s biggest sports structure. Construction of the magnificent structure started in 1991 and was opened on 16 July 1994 and cost RM460 million ($125 million).