A look at Russia's 2018 World Cup stadiums

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The 2014 World Cup has been one heck of a tournament. Despite construction concerns and protests, Brazil hosted a generally seamless event. In four years, the nations will gather in Russia for the 2018 World Cup. Take a look at the renderings of the stadiums that will be hosting the top soccer players from around the globe.

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In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Kaliningrad Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Kaliningrad Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Volgograd Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Volgograd Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Krasnodar Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Krasnodar Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Ekaterinberg Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Ekaterinberg Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Saransk Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Saransk Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Rostov on Don Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Rostov on Don Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Samara Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Samara Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Kazan Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Kazan Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Dynamo Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Dynamo Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Spartak Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Spartak Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Rostov on Don Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Rostov on Don Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Saransk Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Saransk Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Yaroslavl Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Yaroslavl Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Ekaterinberg Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Ekaterinberg Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Samara Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Samara Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Yaroslavl Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Yaroslavl Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the St Petersberg Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the St Petersberg Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Volgograd Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)
Russia 2018 World Cup
In this handout artists impression provided by the Russia 2018 Organizing Commitee, the Volgograd Stadium is shown as proposed and presented as part of the Russia 2018 World Cup bid, on September 29, 2011 in Russia. (Illustration by Russia 2018 via Getty Images)

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