A FIFA delegation carried an inspection of the World Cup stadium in Nizhny Novgorod on Friday. FIFA managed to visit not only the stadium, but also the airport, hotels, training grounds and a new metro station. According to the representatives, the final stage of the seventh and last operational visit of the preparation of the stadiums for the World Football Championship has been held. Colin... Еще Smith, Director of Competitions and Events at FIFA, stated that «the stadium received a construction commissioning certificate and now what we are focusing on is the planning of the temporary infrastructure that we need to put in place for the World Cup, while the remaining finishing works of the stadium continue.» The World Cup will be held in 11 Russian cities from June 14 to July 15. A total of 32 teams will take part.