The shower, held in Volgograd on July 15, did not damage the stadium that hosted matches of the 2018 world Cup. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to words of head a press-services FGUP “Sports-Engineering”, the management of which is arena, Alexander Bogomolov.
“Some problems arose not at the stadium and on the adjacent territory. May not have taken into account all the circumstances of natural disasters in the area. But everything will be put in order. On the “Volgograd Arena” there is no problem with the stadium is all right,” said Bogomolov.
July 15, in Volgograd, the rain fell. According to weather forecasters for a few hours in the city fell six weeks of rainfall. In the Internet appeared the video, which shows that the area near the stadium was badly eroded.
“Volgograd arena” was built for the 2018 world Cup. The cost of its construction amounted to 16,367 billion. The arena seats 43 713 viewers. The stadium hosted four matches of the group tournament of the world championship: Tunisia — England (1:2), Nigeria — Iceland (2:0), Saudi Arabia — Egypt (2:1) and Sweden — Poland (0:1).
Video, photo All from Russia.