Did you know that?

Did you know that the largest football stadium in the world is the Rungrado 1st of May Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea? ⚽ 🏟

It has a seating capacity of approximately 114,000 spectators and it’s known for hosting various national and international matches.

The stadium design is visually striking, featuring a unique shape resembling a magnolia blossom or a parachute. The roof is supported by 16 arches, creating an impressive acoustics and an immersive atmosphere during the matches. 

It is named after a very significant celebration in Korea, the International Workers’ Day, celebrated on May 1st, and signifies the country’s emphasis on labor and socialist values.