Only in Russia!
In order to meet the mandatory 35,000 seat capacity for the World Cup, Ekaterinburg Arena built two temporary stands that stretch outside the stadium.
MUST SEE: Stadium in Russia, in order to be compliant for the 2018 World Cup, has, um, added more seats. pic.twitter.com/7aT69bU3rP
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) October 4, 2017
The 45m high temporary grandstand at the Ekaterinburg Arena, Russia pic.twitter.com/qbfpTSUFAw
— Scott Kerr (@scott_kerr) June 4, 2018
The Ekaterinburg Arena ðŸ‡·ðŸ‡º
What a beauty.
— Match of the Day (@BBCMOTD) May 25, 2018
— Alexey Yaroshevsky (@YaroLFC) March 21, 2018
— Marcel Desailly (@marceldesailly) April 30, 2018
ðŸŸï¸The Ekaterinburg Arena has been catching the eye for some time thanks to its unique design ðŸ˜
— FIFA World Cup ðŸ† (@FIFAWorldCup) February 24, 2018