Pictures: Kiev’s Euro 2012 stadium

Following yesterday’s post on Warsaw’s stadium, which will host the opening game of Euro 2012 on Friday, we now explore the venue for the final of the soccer tournament on 1st July – the Stadion Kiev in Ukraine.

First opened: 1923
Latest renovation: 2008-2011
Renovation architect: gmp
Currently capacity: 68,000
Largest former capacity: 100,000 (1967)
Roof surface area: 43,000m²
Most interesting former name: The Red Stadium of Trotsky (1923)

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