Krasnodar will host a football match between Russia and Côte D'Ivoire
According to media reports a friendly football match between the national teams of Russia and Côte d'Ivoire will be held in Krasnodar on the March 24th 2017.
Negotiations are still continuing with the African team. It is planned that the meeting will take place at the stadium "Krasnodar" ot the football club Krasnodar.
The media report states the place is chosen in accordance to the match, which will be held on the March 28th 2017 in Sochi. This is expected to help to avoid difficulties with logistics, says "R-Sport".
The Russian Football Union (RFS) on December 20th reported that the test match before the Confederations Cup Russian national team will bу hеld with Belgium. This match will be the first at the Sochi "Fischt" arena after the reconstruction. Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said on December 13th that it is a major test events.
Confederations Cup will be held from June 17 to July 2, 2017. The tournament will be in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan. Trial games at the stadium "Fischt 'conduct in March and May 2017.