|Location:||Daegu, Republic of Korea (South Korea)|
The Daegu Stadium is a sports stadium which is located in Daegu, South Korea. The stadium is also known as the Blue Arc. The construction started on 29th July 1997. An estimated amount of US$265 million was spent on the construction of this magnificent stadium. The chief architecture firms involved in designing the state-of-the-art stadium are Kang Cheol-Hee and Idea Image Institute of Architects (IIIA). After four years, the stadium was finally opened for spectators on 28th June 2001. The Daegu Stadium is owned by the Daegu Metropolitan City and operated by the Daegu Sports Facilities Management Center. The roof of the stadium has been split into two halves. Each half is with an inclined trussed steel arch. The stadium has been the home for the Daegu Football Club since the year 2003.