Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the problem of construction of stadium in St. Petersburg are “very sad story”. However, all defects will be corrected, reports RIA Novosti.
“This is a very sad story,” said Putin during a meeting with the head of the International football Federation (FIFA), Gianni Infantino.
Putin also noted that Russia is a remark of FIFA in this stadium.
“The builders promise to fix everything by the end of this year,” the President added.
On the eve of the Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Vitaly Mutko in the English language guaranteed FIFA that the stadium in St. Petersburg will be ready in time.