|Location||Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia|
|Broke ground||May 2010|
|FC Rubin Kazan
2013 Summer Universiade
2015 World Aquatics Championships
2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
2018 FIFA World Cup
The Kazan Arena is a stadium in Kazan, Russia. It was completed in July 2013, and will host football matches, especially Rubin Kazan's home games in the Russian Premier League. The stadium has the largest outside screen in Europe.
The stadium hosted the 2013 Summer Universiade football competition and will host the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2018 FIFA World Cup. Its capacity is around 45,379. It will replace Central Stadium as Kazan's main football stadium. Kazan Arena is also hosting the 2015 World Aquatics Championships.
The architectural concept has been designed by Populous; according to lead designer Damon Lavelle, the stadium is a unique response to the local culture and place. The general design stage: "TatInvestGrazhdanProekt", "Intex", "TsNIIpromzdany".
The 16th FINA World Championships was held in Kazan, with some events held at the Arena.
Media related to Kazan Arena at Wikimedia Commons
- Official website
- Stadium information
- Stadium construction progress
- Gallery with pictures of the stadium on Sports.ru
Shenzhen Bay Sports Center and Window of the World
Opening and Closing Ceremonies
Guus Hiddink Stadium
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