Peoples Football Stadium
|Location||Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Coordinates||24°51′31″N 66°59′18″E / 24.85861°N 66.98833°ECoordinates: 24°51′31″N 66°59′18″E / 24.85861°N 66.98833°E|
|Owner||City District Government Karachi|
|Operator||City District Government Karachi|
|Opened||9 December 1995|
|Construction cost||USD 30.7 Million|
Karachi Football League (some games)
Pakistan national football team
The Peoples Football Stadium is a football stadium located near Port Grand, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. It is owned by the City District Government of Karachi. It has a capacity of 40,000. In 2016, Pakistan Army FC defeated PIA FC in the national football tournament at the stadium.
The stadium was built in 1988, and opened on 9 December 1995. It covers an area of 10 acres (40,000 m2). In 1999, when Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto came into power, new floodlights imported from France worth PKR 30.7 million were installed, to enable evening matches to take place. The Pakistan national football team moved to the Peoples Football Stadium from the Railway Stadium in Lahore.