Qingdao Asian Cup venues to be built according to World Cup standards The main venue will be expanded to 50,000 seats
Qingdao Daily/Qingdao/Qingbao News News Recently, the Qingdao Asian Cup professional football stadium project, which has attracted much attention from all walks of life, has new news! According to a Xinhua News Agency report on July 10, professional football stadiums in cities such as Chongqing, Xi’an, Xiamen, and Suzhou have been constructed in 2023, and professional football stadium construction projects in Beijing, Tianjin, Dalian, and Qingdao will also be built. Start before the end of this year. The reporter recently learned from the Qingdao Chengyang District Sports Development Center that the start of the basic construction of the Qingdao Asian Cup professional football stadium project is scheduled for October this year, and the stadium scale has increased from the original 40,000 to 50,000.
The stadium is expanded from 40,000 seats to 50,000 seats
According to the information published by the Qingdao Municipal Engineering Consulting Institute, the construction of the Qingdao Asian Cup professional football stadium project The location is east of Jingcheng Road, Chengyang District, Qingdao City, north of 204 National Road, west of planned Longitudinal Road, south of Mincheng Branch Road and planned bus station; the planned land area of the project is 246 mu, and the main construction content is 1 block of 50,000 There are two professional football fields, two supporting training venues, one multi-functional hall, one standard swimming training hall and one training sports center. In addition, commercial, underground parking spaces and related basic supporting facilities will be built. Official data shows that the total construction area of the Qingdao Asian Cup professional football stadium project is about 180,000 square meters, the planned total investment is about 3.2 billion yuan, and the planned construction period is 32 months.
Of the information officially released, the most striking is the change in the size of the stadium. The project originally planned to build a 40,000-seat stadium, but now it has increased to 50,000, which is a 20%increase from the previous capacity.
The stadium construction is in line with World Cup standards
The explanation of the expansion of the stadium by Xu Lihua, director of the Chengyang District Sports Development Center, is that this is after repeated The final plan derived from the scientific argument.”Except for special partitions such as VIP seats, media seats, and the vacancy rate specified by the relevant security requirements, the actual number of seats available in a 40,000-seat stadium may only be more than 30,000. After increasing the number of stadium seats to 50,000, it is effective The number of seats can reach more than 40,000.” Xu Lihua told reporters,”While significantly increasing the number of effective seats, the project investment cost will not increase significantly. Of course, we also borrowed from the successful experience of other cities, focusing on the future to undertake higher Various aspects such as horizontal competitions and post-project operation and development, finally finalized this set of plans.”
At the end of last year, AFC and the Chinese Football Association determined Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, Chongqing, Chengdu, Xi’an, Dalian, Qingdao, Xiamen, Suzhou and other 10 cities are the host cities of the Asian Cup in 2023, and the brand of”Football City” in Qingdao has once again been officially recognized. It is understood that the construction of the Qingdao Asian Cup professional football stadium project will all comply with the requirements of international football competition standards. After completion, the stadium will not only meet the conditions for the Asian Cup 2023 football tournament, but also meet the requirements of hosting various FIFA international A-level tournaments such as the World Cup.
In the plan, there are supporting football towns and subway stations
According to the recent announcement of Chengyang Government Affairs Network, the professional football stadium project of 2023 Asian Cup in Chengyang District It covers an area of about 470 acres and a total of 58 enterprises need to be demolished. As of the end of June, the demolition statistics work has been completed, and other work is also in rapid progress. In addition, the solicitation of individual design proposals for the Asian Cup venues and the urban design proposal for the football town of 8.8 square kilometers were also completed in early June. Xu Lihua revealed that the earth and stone excavation of the project land has started this month, and the foundation construction will be fully launched in October.
“Completing the Asian Cup professional football stadium project is by no means just about building a football stadium. In addition to the design of the 1 square kilometer core area, the planning of the 8.8 square kilometers research area, the improvement and improvement of the surrounding environment of the project, The related commercial facilities required for the healthy operation of the venues in the later stage, and the promotion of the sports industry to promote the development of the southern area of Chengyang, etc., require all parties to strive to achieve through concerted efforts.” Xu Lihua admitted. For this reason, Chengyang District has been steadily advancing the construction of the professional football stadium in the Asian Cup with the”four highs” policy of adhering to high-point positioning, high-standard design, high-efficiency and high-quality construction.
From the official renderings of the Asian Cup professional football stadium project, the project has advanced ideas in the design of urban underground space, and has reserved a sinking courtyard for direct subway.”Not only that, the widening and reconstruction of the main traffic roads around the professional football stadium of the Asian Cup, the urban renewal around the Liuting overpass, the two sides of Jingcheng Road, and the construction of related transportation infrastructure are about to start.” Xu Lihua said.
(Zang Ting, a reporter from Qingbao All Media)