Stadiums, Venues For 2018 FIFA World Cup Matches

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will be played on 12 stadiums of 11 hosting cities. Some of them are newly built arenas designed especially for hosting this football World Cup. You might be wanting to know on which stadiums the matches of World Cup to be played. As Russia is hosting the World Cup for the first time, the nation decided to build some new football grounds with FIFA’s instructions. As safety is the first priority, Russia has designed one of the best secure stadiums. Most of these grounds hosted games of 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. The excitement of World Cup is reaching new heights. So let’s take a look at the stadiums where the matches will be played.

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Stadiums For 2018 FIFA World Cup Matches

In order to host matches of Football World Cup, Russia proposed Kaliningrad, Kaza, Krasnodar, Moscow, Nizhny, Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Saint Petersburg, Samara, Saransk, Sochi, Volgograd, Yaroslavl, and Yekaterinburg. “The Russian bid proposes 13 host cities and 16 stadiums, thus exceeding FIFA’s minimum requirement. Three of the 16 stadiums would be renovated, and 13 would be newly constructeded”. For complete guide, download 2018 fifa world cup wallchart. Given below is the table of 2018 FIFA World Cup stadiums with location and capacity. Please go through the list.

Stadium City Seating Capacity
Luzhniki Stadium Moscow 81,000 spectators
Otkrytiye Arena Moscow 45,360 spectators
Krestovsky Stadium Saint Petersburg 68,134 spectators
Kaliningrad Stadium Kaliningrad 35,512 spectators
Kazan Arena Kazan 45,379 spectators
Nizhny Novgorod Staiudm Nizhny Novgorod 44,899 spectators
Cosmos Arena Samara 44,918 spectators
Volgograd Arena Volgograd 45,568 spectators
Mordovia Arena Saransk 44,442 spectators
Rostov Arena Rostov-on-Don 45,000 spectators
Fish Olympic Stadium Sochi 47,659 spectators
Central Stadium Yekaterinburg 35,696 spectators

See also: All 8 groups of 2018 Football World Cup

These 12 Football stadiums will host all matches of 2018 Football World Cup. Russia has built some new Arenas, while some were renovated to meet the standards set up by FIFA. If you are planning to visit Russia for the World Cup, visit each and every stadium before the kick-off of the first game.

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