The first game under construction in St. Petersburg stadium on October 27 between the team of the General contractor – the company “Metrostroy” – and a team of subcontractors who work on the site. For security reasons, the audience for this historic match will not be invited.
“The first game at the stadium on Thursday will host the team of “Metrostroy” with the team of subcontractors who work on the site. Today and tomorrow will begin the markup, let’s set the gates” – quoted by TASS press service of the Vice-Governor Igor Albin.
On the eve of the retractable field at the stadium successfully pushed into the bowl. Rolling fields on Krestovsky island lasted almost seven hours.
“The game does not require any external viewers. This object is not complete, so we will not be able to invite spectators. But the builders will take part, maybe more,” – said the press service.
The stadium, which will host matches of the world Cup in 2018, was founded in the Western part of Krestovsky island in 2007. His project was adjusted three times: in 2008, 2010 and 2013.