Arustamyan announced the holding of matches of «Lokomotiv» stadium «Dinamo»
Moscow «locomotive» considers updating the stadium in Cherkizovo, reported in his Telegram-the commentator of TV channel «Match TV» Nobel Arustamyan. According to him, the club chooses between the options of reconstruction and restructuring arena.
«In General, the club and the Railways think about the demolition of the stadium and the construction of the new arena, but it’s too expensive. The final decision and the budget will be adopted in December this year,» said Arustamyan.
According to the commentator, during one of the next two seasons «the locomotive» will play home games at another stadium. The priority option is moving to a new stadium «Dinamo» — «VTB Arena named after Lev Yashin».
General Director of «Lokomotiv» Vasily Kiknadze has denied information about the possible demolition of the arena club. «We are discussing the idea of reconstruction of the stadium», — quotes Kiknadze «R-Sport».
After eight rounds of «locomotive» takes the fifth place in the table of the Russian championship, scoring 14 points. Additional indicators the railwaymen ahead in the capital «Spartacus», also with 14 points.
Next week «the locomotive» starts in the group stage of the Champions League. Wednesday, September 18, the team will play away against Leverkusen «Bayer». Also in group D will make Turin «Juventus» and Madrid «Atletico».