Russia will open the World Cup on 14th of June 2018 against Saudi Arabia at the magnificent Luzhniki Stadium. The venue will host both the opening match and the final in front of 80,000 people and millions around the World. The showdown will be hosted by 12 Stadiums but today we want to show you the best seven. Take a look as you prepare for the World biggest Sporting event, Russia World Cup 2018.
7. Volgograd Stadium- Capacity 45,000 seats
The first World Cup match at Volgograd Stadium will be between England and Tunisia on 18th of June. It will be a good place to book a hotel for traveling African fans because Nigeria and Egypt will also play Iceland and Saudi Arabia in the same venue. The final match will see Poland face Japan on the 28th of June 2018.
6. Mordovia Arena- Capacity 45,000 seats
Saransk based venue Mordovia Arena will be completed in few weeks. The Stadium has a Capacity of 45,000. The fans will be happy to see Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo play here as well as other stars. The showdown will end as soon as 28th of June when Tunisia hosts Panama in a Group G match.
5. Nizhny Novgorod Stadium- Capacity 45,000 seats
Nizhny Novgorod Stadium has a capacity of exactly 45,000 seats. It is currently undergoing final touches as it prepares to host its first match on June 18th between Sweden and South Korea. The City will also be able to see Lionel Messi and Harry Kane play because Argentina and England will play one of their Group matches here. Nizhny Novgorod based arena will also host one round of 16 and quarterfinal matches.
4. Kazan Arena- Capacity 45,000 seats
Rubin Kazan home was opened in 2013. The magnificent Kazan Arena has a seating capacity of 45,000. It is located in the City of Kazan. Top teams namely France, Germany, Poland, and Spain will play some of their group matches here. It will also host one round of 16 and quarterfinal matches.