Nizhny Novgorod Stadium (Russian: стадион «Нижний Новгород») is a football stadium in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia which is under construction. It is one of the venues for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. It
will have a capacity of 44,899 spectators.
The capacity of the stadium will be 45,000 seats, including 902 seats for low-mobility groups of people together with accompanying persons. It is expected that after the tournament is over, the
stadium will be used for home matches of the FC Olimpiyets Nizhny Novgorod in the Russian Football Premier League.
In the spring of 2017, Governor Valery Shantsev suggested that the stadium will be used for competitions in other sports, as well as for other major events and concerts.