FC Zenit

Short history

The Petrovsky Stadium is a sport complex that consists of a number of sport buildings. One of them is the Grand Sport Arena which is the home of FC Zenit, Russia, referred by everyone as Petrovsky Stadium. The stadium was built in 1924-1925 and renovated in 1933, 1961, 1978 & 1994. All the stadium seats are made of weather-proof durable plastic. The seats have different colours, depending on the seating section and proximity to the pit.

Important events

Aside from sporting events, the stadium has been a popular place for entertainment, music concerts and festivals. The stadium has received world recognition since hosting the Goodwill Games in 1994.

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