The numerous European champion Real Madrid has announced plans to establish their own holiday resort in the UAE.
The total amount invested will be one billion U.S. dollars and the artificial island, which is set to be completed in 2015 will consist of sports facilities, luxury hotels, villas, a marina and of course a soccer stadium for 10,000 spectators.
Real Madrid Resort Island will be strategically located between Europe, Middle East and Asia. The island is expected to be visited by one million individuals annually. In Asia, the soccer club alone has 300 million adherents.