Sochi Central Stadium

The Slava Metreveli Central Stadium (Russian: Центральный стадион имени Славы Метревели, Tsentralnyi Stadion imeni Slavy Metreveli) is a multi-purpose stadium in Sochi, Russia, named after the Georgian footballer. It is used mostly for football matches.

Slava Metreveli Central Stadium
Central Stadium
LocationSochi, Russia
Coordinates43°20′08″N 39°27′03″E / 43.335441°N 39.450953°E / 43.335441; 39.450953Coordinates: 43°20′08″N 39°27′03″E / 43.335441°N 39.450953°E / 43.335441; 39.450953
OwnerCity municipality
OperatorFederal State Unitary Enterprise "South Sports"
Executive suites30
Capacity10,200
Record attendance8'800
Field size105×68 м
SurfaceGrass
ScoreboardElectroimpex Hungary
Construction
Built1961
Opened19 April 1964
Renovated1991
Expanded2010
Tenants
FC Sochi

The stadium was opened 19 April 1964 football match between Syria and the RSFSR

The stadium seats 10,200 people.

Record attendance is set to 1/16 final match between the teams of the Cup of Russia FC Zhemchuzhina-Sochi and Rostov (Rostov-on-Don) (1:2, 17 July 2011)

On 3 December 2010 the stadium was visited by Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin for the first time.[1]

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