Vitaly Mutko: Saint Petersburg Stadium looks great

The Vice-Premier said that the Russian President Vladimir Putin and the head of FIFA Gianni Infantino were pleased with the arena
17 June
The Saint Petersburg Stadium looks luxurious and does not raise any questions. This opinion was expressed by the LOC Russia 2018 Chairman, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Vitaly Mutko after the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017.

In the opening match Russian team defeated the team of New Zealand with a score of 2 - 0.

"The stadium looks very luxurious, everyone is happy with it," said Mutko, "Yet there are no questions from the point of view of managing the stadium. Vladimir Putin, Dmitry Medvedev, Gianni Infantino and Pele finished the conversation, and everyone was impressed by the stadium and fans, everyone likes it".

In another meeting of Group A teams of Portugal and Mexico will play, the match will be held June 18 in Kazan, beginning at 6 p.m. Moscow time. In the next round will be matches between Russia and Portugal (June 21, 6 p.m. Moscow time, Moscow) and Mexico - New Zealand (June 21, 9 p.m. Moscow time, Sochi).