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Galitsky has spent upwards of $400 million on building stunning infrastructure for the club, including a stunning 35,000-seater stadium, state-of-the-art academy and surrounding park for locals to enjoy in the city, which lies 100km from the Black Sea coast.
UEFA Covid-19 protocols allowed up to 30 percent of the stands to be filled on Wednesday night, which Krasnodar took advantage of to record an attendance of around 10,500.
Speaking on the presence of fans in the stands – which remains banned in the UK due to coronavirus restrictions – Lampard said he did not want to “jump into a political argument” but that it had been a welcome sight.
Start your Thursday with the boss' reaction to our fantastic win in Krasnodar last night! 💪💬
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