Porte des Sports
This stadium is not a stadium, but a municipal building with an inner courtyard where football can be played. The project is the catalyst for Charleroi’s urban redevelopment. Seating 44,000, the stadium has been designed for the 2018-2022 World Cup, but it serves a much wider purpose. The city wanted a building that would supplement city life and provide services that contribute to this. This is why, in addition to the stadium requirements, a lot of space been assigned to retail and food outlets, a business club and a top sports centre at the plinth level. The adjacent indoor athletics track has been connected to the top sports centre. There was an additional desire to reduce the stadium’s capacity to 25,000 after the World Cup. This has been accommodated by applying three rings, with the top ring being bu...


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  • Rifki Hadi
    Rifki Hadi commented
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