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14 Incredible Venues Planned For The Russia 2018 World Cup

14 Incredible Venues Planned For The Russia 2018 World Cup

If there’s one thing for certain about a World Cup in Russia, it’s that there will be no problems with financing the event.

Football’s premier international competition heads to the Federation in four years’ time.

And the stadium plans are seriously impressive.

Moscow, Kazan, Sochi and St Petersburg are among the cities getting state-of-the-art venues.

Even the Luzhniki stadium in the capital – home to the national team – is undergoing work to become a 81,000-seater venue.

You can see all 14 here in these incredible pictures:

Luzhniki Stadium – Moscow – 81,000 capacity

RUSSIALUZNIKI

 

Zenit Arena – St Petersburg – 69,501 capacity

RUSSIAZENIT

 

Fisht Olympic Stadium – Sochi – 47,659 capacity

RUSSIASOCHI

 

Rotor Arena – Volgograd – 45,015 capacity

RUSSIAROTOR

 

Baltic Arena – Kaliningrad – 45,015 capacity

RUSSIABALTIC

 

Kazan Arena – Kazan – 45,000 capacity

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Sinara Arena – Yekaterinburg – 44,130 capacity

RUSSIASINARA

 

Otkritie Arena – Moscow – 44,000

RUSSIAOTRIKIE

 

Stadion W Rostowie – Rostov-on-Don – 43,702 capacity

RUSSIAROSTOWIE

 

Stadion Samara – Samara – 44,000 capacity

RUSSIASAMARA

 

Stadion Yubileyniy Saransk – Saransk – 44,000 capacity

RUSSIASARANSK

 

Stadion Nizhny Novgorod – Nizhny Novgorod – 44,899 capacity

RUSSIANIZHNY

 

Stadion Szynnika Yaroslavl – Yaroslavl – 45,000 capacity

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VTB Arena – Moscow – 27,268 capacity

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