Luzhniki Stadium

Luzhniki Stadium

The Luzhniki Stadium (or Grand Sports Arena of the Luzhniki Olympic Complex) in Moscow is the biggest sports stadium in Russia. With an impressive capacity of over 81,000 it was selected as the venue for the World Cup 2018 final.


Location: Moscow

Capacity: 81,000

Construction: Opened in 1956, Luzhniki Stadium has been renovated three times, most recently for World Cup 2018.

Matches: Russia 5 : 0 Saudia Arabia (June 14), Germany 0 : 1 Mexico (June 17), Portugal 1 : 0 Morocco (June 20), Denmark 0 : 0 France (June 26), Last 16 - Spain 1 : 1 Russia [Russia won 3 - 4 on penalties] (July 1), Semi final - England 1 : 2 Croatia (July 11), World Cup final - France 4 : 2 Croatia (July 15)


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