|Full name||Arena Lviv|
|Owners||Concern «Sports Arenas of Ukraine»|
|Broke ground||November 20, 2008|
|Opened||October 29, 2011|
|Tenants|| Shakhtar Donetsk (Present-)|
FC Karpaty Lviv (2011–Present)
UEFA Euro 2012
|Field dimensions||105m by 68m|
Arena Lviv is a football specific stadium in Lviv, Ukraine. It was one of the eight UEFA Euro 2012 venues, where it hosted three of the group-stage games. According to the official plans, the stadium has a total seating capacity of 34,915. It has also been the new home field of FC Karpaty Lviv since 10 December 2011.
Construction work began on November 20, 2008 and was completed by October 2011. The opening ceremony took place on 29 October, with a vast theatrical production dedicated to the history of Lviv. The first football match in the stadium was played on 15 November 2011, between Ukraine and Austria, ending with a score of 2–1. The first player to score a goal in the new stadium was Artem Milevskiy in the 16th minute (the second was an own goal and the third was scored by Marko Dević in the 91st minute).
- Official website
- Stadion.lviv.ua – website about «Arena Lviv»
- Photo and webcam from stadium
- Two web cameras at city council website
|UEFA Euro 2012 stadiums|