While the different clubs and countries are participating in today’s “arms race” – building the most modern, large and complex stadiums, in Philippine capital of Manila realized record in its own project. It is constructed Philippines Arena - the largest indoor arena in the world.
In 2018 in Russia will be the World Cup, which is already under construction or planned only to build a lot of beautiful, modern stadiums. The smallest of them, according to the official announcement of the information will have a new stadium in Rostov-on-Don, which will accommodate 43 702 spectators, and the largest – in Moscow, Luzhniki (89,318 spectators). So the Philippines Arena stadium in Manila with its capacity of 50 thousand people – is not that big stadium by world standards. But nevertheless, it will be a stadium-record!
Indeed, after the construction (and it has already begun!), Philippines Arena will become the world’s largest indoor arena! Moreover, the roof it will not sliding, as in some arenas, it will be fixed. Moreover, 50 thousand spectators at the stadium there will be ongoing. And, if desired, the capacity of Philippines Arena will be doubled by installing seats on the field and time-mounted designs. And, in this case, Philipine Arena will not just be the largest indoor arena in the world, it will be one of the biggest stadiums in the world in general!
The project of Philippines Arena developed by specialists from the international architectural company Populous, and building owners by the National Filipino church Iglesia ni Cristo (Church of Christ). At this stage, is expected to take place, and sports, and formal events, and concerts, and worship the most referred to the Church. Construction of Philippines Arena is already under way. Opening is planned for its 2014-th year.