Morocco's King Mohammed VI has recently launched construction works of a US $90.7 million sport compound in the southern Atlantic city of Agadir.
The stadium project, to be financed by the National Fund for Sports Development, will have a capacity of 45,000 seats, including 10,000 covered ones.
It will include a football ground, an eight-lane athletics track, in addition to an annexed training stadium with a six-lane athletics track.
The stadium of Agadir will have several facilities, in addition to audiovisual systems for sound distribution, communication equipment and two screens.
The stadium, located at 7 km from the port of Agadir, comprises a parking lot of a capacity of 7,500 places for cars and 375 for buses.
The project will be completed at the end of 2009. Construction works will generate 600,000 work days. (menareport.com)
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