Krestovsky Stadium (Saint Petersburg)
Krestovsky Stadium (also called Zenit Arena) is a retractable roof stadium in Saint Petersburg, Russia, named after the island on which it is built (Krestovsky Island). It has a capacity of 68,000 seats (for concerts it can hold about 80,000).
The stadium was designed to look like a spaceship, and is reportedly the most expensive stadium ever built at US$1.5billion. It was buit for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Events Held at Krestovsky Stadium
Here are just some of the major events that have been held at Krestovsky Stadium in St Petersburg:
- 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
- 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
- 2020 UEFA Euro 2020
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- List of major sports stadiums from around the world
- FIFA World Cup in Russia
- Sport in Russia