Pitch had to be hastily relaid after it was cut up during the inaugural match at the revamped ground in April.
Mexico was expected to get through a tricky Confederations Cup group, and El Tri did just that, but what did we learn about Juan Carlos Osorio's men?
Full-back Miguel Layun says the Mexican national team has had to become "hermetic" in the face of criticism and defended coach Juan Carlos Osorio.
Gab Marcotti reports from Moscow on the atmosphere at the Confederations Cup and Russia's preparations for the 2018 World Cup.
Refereeing at the Confederations Cup in Russia may have been chaotic at times, but Video Assistant Referees have prevented major mistakes, says FIFA.
Jonathan Dos Santos explains Mexico's need for squad rotation, and their optimistically pragmatic approach vs. Germany.