WATCH: Israel erects national stadium in Haifa

WATCH: Israel erects national stadium in Haifa

One of the world's most beautiful stadiums

Israel’s new national stadium is a UEFA Category 4 Stadium, The Sammy Ofer Stadium in the city of Haifa has hosted UEFA Champions League matches, as well as the 2016 Euro qualifying games.

Open since August 2014, the Stadium is a home to Haifa’s two football clubs and Israel’s national football team.

“You may recognize Yossi Benayoun in this video, one of Israel’s most famous footballers, who played for West Ham United, Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal and won the 2012–13 UEFA Europa League,” writes the Foreign Ministry, which made the video. “With 30,000 seats and such a beautiful arena, whether winning or losing, every game is such fun to watch.”

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