As it became known, a draft reconstruction of the stadium "Luzhniki" for the World Cup in 2018. After two weeks, the internal structures will dismantling stadium.
A few weeks ago, the acting Deputy Mayor Marat Khusnullin announced that the stadium would not be demolished. The International Football Federation FIFA has gone towards the city government and agreed to limit the number of seats 81st thousand seats.
Maintained exterior wall and truss structures "Luzhniki", visor will slide out. FIFA regulations require that it completely covers the whole of the stands. Visor increase from eight to 20 m
Also as a result of reconstruction will change the angle of inclination of the stands. City officials do not really want to carry out underground work in the "Luzhniki", the fact that the soil near the river and can "go." "The angle of the stands, of course, have to be changed, but better, of course, did not dig," — said on Monday the mayor of Moscow, Sergei Sobyanin, visiting tournament youth sports schools in football.
Cover a football field will be natural, so the stadium will be made drainage, installed special lights and equipment.
Total investment in the new stadium, according to Marat Husnullina amount to 20 billion rubles. The competition is expected to fall. All work on the reconstruction of the stadium to be completed by May 2017.