Kaliningrad Stadium

Kaliningrad Stadium

Kaliningrad Stadium, also known as Arena Baltika, was being built to help Russia host the 2018 World Cup. Originally it was planned to have over 45,000 seats. However, delays and financial problems led to that number being scaled down to just over 35,000.


Location: Kaliningrad

Capacity: 35,212

Construction: Completion was expected in 2017. After delays, the stadium eventually opened on 11 April 2018.

Matches: Croatia 2 : 0 Nigeria (June 16), Serbia 1 : 2 Switzerland (June 22), Spain 2 : 2 Morocco (June 25), England 0 : 1 Belgium (June 28)


World Cup 2018 Venues : Luzhniki Stadium, Spartak Stadium, St Petersburg Stadium, Kaliningrad Stadium, Kazan Arena, Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Cosmos Arena, Volgograd Arena, Mordovia Arena, Rostov Arena, Fisht Olympic Stadium, Ekaterinburg Arena