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Saudi Arabia Offers to Build World's Largest Football Stadium in Iraq

Accepted submission by takyon at 2018-03-10 22:14:38
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The King of Saudi Arabia has offered to build the world's largest football stadium in Baghdad, Iraq [si.com], for free:

[According] to Arabnews.com [arabnews.com], that is precisely what has happened to the Iraq football association, who this week, following their recent 4-1 friendly win over Saudi Arabia, have been afforded the opportunity to house a 135,000-seater stadium within Baghdad after King Salman offered to foot the bill.

Also at Reuters [reuters.com].


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