Luzhniki Stadium | 2018 Russia World Cup

Luzhniki Stadium


     It's the biggest and the oldest stadium in Russia, it's one of the most popular in Europe, this is simply the Russian "Luzhniki Stadium". 
After 1980 Olympic games, 1999 UEFA Cup final and 2008 UEFA Champions League final, this wonderful venue will hosts 2018 FIFA World Cup matches as the most important football events.
80,788 seats are available in the official Russia national football team stadium.
You can see in this table some interesting facts about Moscow biggest venue :
Name
Luzhniki Stadium
Former Name
Central Lenin Stadium
Owner
Government of Moscow
Location
Khamovniki District, Moscow, Russia
Operator
Luzhniki Olympic Sport Complex JSC
Capacity
80,788
Record Attendance
102,538
Field Size
105 x 68 metres
Surface
Grass
Broke Ground
1955
Opened
31 July 1956
Renovated
1996–1997, 2001–2004, 2013–2017
Construction Cost
$420 million 
Architect
PA Arena, Gmp Architekten and Mosproject-4
Tenants
Russia national football team

With the opening game and te final this stadium will hosts 5 others matches :
MATCHDATETIMEGROUP/ROUND
Russia vs Saudi Arabia14 June 201818:00A
Germany vs Mexico17 June 201818:00F
Portugal vs Morocco20 June 201815:00B
Denmark vs France26 June 201817:00C
Winner Group B vs Runner-up Group A01 July 201817:00Round of 16
Winner Match 59 vs Winner Match 6011 July 201821:00Semi-finals
Winner Match 61 vs Winner Match 6215 July 201818:00final

*Credits: https://en.wikipedia.org

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