The construction of the stadium began in April 2013 and was completed in September 2016.
The capacity is over 35 000 seats and has a special construction of the roof which allows cover to all attendees. To ensure comfort infrared heating is also implemented. One can also find 4700m² screen round the whole stadium.
The football field (105 by 68m) meets all the necessary international requirements. And the level of the facility allows UEFA and FIFA matches to be held.
The 1st match, Russia vs Costa Rica, was on 9 October 2016.