SAMARA SAMARA ARENA
Home team: FC Krylya Sovetov Capacity: 45,000*
Capital of the Samara region and home to the offices of the Russian state when they were evacuated from Moscow in the Second World War. Vladimir Putin buried a time capsule to mark the start of construction.
Matches: Costa Rica v Serbia (June 17), Denmark v Australia (June 21), Uruguay v Russia (June 25), Senegal v Colombia (June 28), one last-16 game (July 2), one quarter-final (July 7)