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Spartak Moscow Eagerly Awaits Its New Stadium and the 2018 World Cup

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Thursday, 12 April, 2012
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Press Review

With the slogan “Ready to Inspire!” and the prospect of a new stadium on the horizon, Russia was selected as the host for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Spartak Moscow, one of Russia’s high profile soccer teams, regularly qualifies for the UEFA Champions League but has always shared facilities with other teams. As the team readies itself to host 2018 World Cup matches, it also eagerly awaits its first custom designed venue. The 45,000-seat complex has to meet FIFA World Cup design standards and also withstand significant temperature variations and high snow and ice loads. AECOM, a global provider of professional technical and management support services, was selected to design and manage the delivery of the stadium. For more info, read the attached PDF