- Address: Riyadh
- Country: Saudi Arabia
- Capacity: 22,000
- Main use: Football
- Tenants: Al-Hilal (football), Al-Shabab (football)
Extra stadium info – Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium
The Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium is also used for athletics. Al-Hilal Saudi Football Club and Al-Shabab Football Club use the venue for home games. Al-Shabab was founded in 1947 and Al-Hilal was founded in 1957. Both clubs were crowned Saudi football champions various times. Al-Hilal won the inaugural Saudi top-flight football league title in 1977. In 1991, Al-Shabab were crowned Saudi football champions for the first time in their history. Al-Hilal SFC became the first Saudi sports club with 10 million followers on its main social media page. Al-Nassr became the second Saudi sports club with 10 million followers on its main social media page after the club signed the Portuguese football legend Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro.
Asian football champions
In 1991, Al-Hilal became the first Asian football champions from Saudi Arabia after beating Esteghlal from Iran in Qatar. In 2000, Al-Hilal won its second Asian football championship title after defeating the Japanese club Júbilo Iwata 3-2. 40,000 fans attended the final, which took place in the city of Riyadh. Al-Ittihad became the second Asian football champions from Saudi Arabia in 2004. One year later, they were crowned Asian football champions again after winning a two-legged final.
The 2019 FIFA Club World Cup
Al-Hilal played their first-ever world championship match in 2019. They won the game against the Tunisian football club Espérance Sportive de Tunis. Al-Hilal faced Clube de Regatas do Flamengo from Brazil in the semi-finals of the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup. The Brazilians won the game. The world famous English side Liverpool FC won the tournament after defeating Flamengo 1-0. Roberto Firmino Barbosa de Oliveira, who was born in Brazil, scored the only goal in the 2019 FIFA Club World Cup final.
Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior
Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, one of the first people with 100 million followers on his main social media page, signed with Al-Hilal in 2023. He scored numerous goals for the national football team of Brazil before he signed with Al-Hilal. Neymar started his professional football career with the Brazilian side Santos FC. In 2013, he left Santos FC for the Spanish football giants FC Barcelona. In 2015, Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior won the FIFA Club World Cup with FC Barcelona after beating the Argentine football club River Plate. The French side Paris Saint-Germain broke the transfer fee record for a football player when they signed Neymar in 2017.