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Hang Jebat Stadium

Melaka United Hang Tuah Stadium Malaysia

Hang Jebat Stadium
Stadium Hang Jebat
ستاديوم هڠ جبت
Hang Jebat Stadium
Hang Jebat Stadium during a football match.jpg
LocationKrubong / Paya Rumput, Malacca, Malaysia
OwnerPerbadanan Stadium Melaka
(Malacca Stadium Corporation)
Capacity40,000[1]
SurfaceGrass pitch
Track
OpenedSeptember 2004
Tenants
Melaka United (2005–)

The Hang Jebat Stadium (Malay: Stadium Hang Jebat) is a multi-purpose stadium in Krubong/Paya Rumput, Malacca, Malaysia named after a Malacca Sultanate Laksamana, Hang Jebat. The stadium is the home for Melaka United and is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 40,000 people. In 2010, the stadium hosted the Sukma Games and the Malaysia Para Games.[2]

History

The stadium was completed in September 2004.[3] Due to a war in Syria during qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the Syria national football team played many of its home matches there.

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References

  1. ^ Capacity of Hang Jebat Stadium Archived 27 March 2014 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ 2010 Sukma Games in Malaka
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 26 June 2015. Retrieved 11 October 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)