June 20, in a multimedia press center of RIA Novosti press conference was held to mark the completion of the first phase of designing stadiums for the 2018 World Cup.
Revision of the agency "R-Sport" drew attention to all projects stadiums that will take football games mundial.
The estimated capacity of the stadium in Volgograd, Saransk, Samara, Yekaterinburg, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod and Kaliningrad during the 2018 World Cup will be about 45,000 spectators. Of these, about 35,000 will be permanent bleachers, and another 10,000 — collapsible.
The exception will be the arena in Yekaterinburg: after reconstruction constant capacity of the stadium will be 33,000 spectators, and more — 12,000.
At a press conference marking the completion of the first phase of the design of seven football stadiums for the 2018 World Cup, Mutko said that at least three stadiums for the World Cup will begin construction in early 2014.
"We expect that at least three stadium early next year will be erected — Mutko said at a press conference. — Those arenas, which will take the Confederations Cup, will be ready as early as 2016. As of May 2017 must be submitted up and meet the other requirements of FIFA stadiums
2018 FIFA World Cup. "
Stadium in Kaliningrad will be built on 45,000 sites with further modernization of up to 25 million viewers.
The working title of the stadium — "Baltic Arena."
In Samara, will also be built stadium for 45,000 seats, including at least 2,280 seats for the media, 75 people VVIP, 650-seat VIP. Also, the project will be additionally provided at least 10,000 seats in the collapsible version.
In home games, the stadium was built after the World Cup will take the local "Wings of the Soviets."
Preliminary design of the stadium in Yekaterinburg, where the games will be played the World Cup in 2018, has not yet been approved by the government of the region, but this statement will take place in the near future, said Deputy Minister of Construction of the Sverdlovsk region, the chief architect of the region Vladimir Benjamin.
"The work began long before the decision to hold the World Cup in Russia was defined territory, a strategy, the work was already done. In December 2012 began the development of the project of reconstruction of the existing stadium. Problem is, it is an object of architecture: it is necessary to solve the problem of building territory, to make some objects for territory. Next week, preliminary design will be coordinated urban planning committee headed by the Governor of the Sverdlovsk region, "- Benjamin told a news conference.
It also became known that the cost of the reconstruction of the stadium in Yekaterinburg can be estimated in a range between 11.5 and 12.5 billion rubles.
The stadium in Nizhny Novgorod in the 2018 World Cup.
Future stadium in Nizhny Novgorod.
"Being on the stage of conceptual design — deputy chairman of the government of the Nizhny Novgorod region, Dmitry Svatkovsky. — We have determined how it will look the area adjacent to the arena. This, incidentally, is one of the most beautiful places in the country — the merger of the two great rivers — the Volga and Oka. working name of the stadium — "Volga-Arena." We want this name has been recorded in the history of the tournament like the World Cup. Nizhny Novgorod region is ready. "
The stadium in Volgograd, which will be called "Victory", located on the banks of the Volga River.
The cost of building a "victory" is estimated at 15.1 billion rubles.
Another handsome stadium will be built in Rostov-on-Don.
Stadium was named "Levberdon Arena" and will be located on the left bank of the Don River.
The stadium in Rostov-on-Don to the 2018 World Cup.
In Saransk construction of the stadium began in 2010.
It was originally planned to finish construction in 2012, but subsequently the opening of the stadium has been postponed to 2014-2015.
Arena will be the home for the football club "Mordovia".
The very first stadium to be built for the championship of the world, will become the "Kazan-Arena".
Already on July 6 at the stadium will host a World Summer Universiade.
In February of 2014 in Sochi stadium "Fischt" will host the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics. And in 2018, "Fischt" will have the game of the World Cup.
One of the most expensive football stadiums in the world, which is based in St. Petersburg, began building in 2007, then, after the start of construction, in connection with an application to host the World Cup in 2018, the project is sent back for revision to the stadium completely met the requirements of FIFA’s capacity and security. On June 13, 2013 The football stadium "Zenit-Arena" in St. Petersburg was built by a third, the chief engineer of the project Sergey Kopyl. "About 35% of construction readiness stadium today," — he said.
During a press conference marking the completion of the first phase of the design of football stadiums for the 2018 World Cup, Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko said that the deadline for delivery of the stadium on Krestovsky in St. Petersburg is May 2016.
In February, the owner of FC "Spartak" Leonid Fedun said that the stadium, which was called "Open Arena" is 80%.
"Opening the Arena" will seat 44,000 spectators, it will play the World Cup in 2018. It is planned that the first match at the new stadium "Spartak" will hold in the spring of 2014, the first year.
The main stadium of the World Cup will be in Moscow "Luzhniki". Mutko said that there are three options for the reconstruction of the BSA "Luzhniki". "Architects have three options. At the Confederations Cup in Brazil is expected to meet with FIFA, there will set the final point in terms of implementation. Want to spend a minimal renovation. It will be difficult, but possible."