The anticipation has finally come to an end and FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia is just a few hours away from us. Every football lover’s favorite place-to-be right now is Russia.
The World Cup 2018 just like its predecessor editions is going to be a full-fledged action packed event with 32 nations and 736 players will be battle it out over the course of next one month and then only we will have our FIFA World Champions. Defending champions Germany looks strong and with Brazil, Spain and Argentina they are currently the favourites. Gareth Southgate’s English squad is entering as a Dark Horse this year. They must be hoping for a good run this time and all expectations are bound to Harry Kane. They will start their Group G campaign against Tunisia in Volgograd on Monday and will face Panama and Belgium later.
The World Cup 2018 tournament will begin on 14, June Thursday at noon where the hosts Russia will take on Saudi Arabia.
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A Visit to Moscow State University (MSU)
Former FIFA World Cup winners, the German Andreas Brehme and Spanish Iker Casillas with Russian Valeri Karpin together visited the Moscow State University on Monday 11 June. There they attended an event called the FIFA Legends Fan Interaction organized by the fan movement members where a group of students asked them questions which they humourously answered to.
With World Cup Trophy showcased right next to them which instantly became the favourite spot for selfies and photos.
FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour ended in Moscow
FIFA World Cup Trophy tour across Russia and the globe ended in Moscow yesterday and just a couple of days before the kick-off of FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia. During the tour to Russia and other countries, the trophy went on to travel more than 172,000 km and visited 91 cities in 51 countries. More than 800,000 fans in Russia and other countries came close to the rarest of the opportunities to see the original World Cup trophy up close. This tradition has been going on since the 2006 edition. Prior to every new World Cup, a trophy tour is conducted where the new cities are travelled and new fans are made. This year FIFA and Coca Cola devised the longest route across Russia.
FIFA World Cup App is a Hit
FIFA World Cup official App is the leading sports app in over 60 countires including Australia, Argentina, Colombia, Croatia, Iran, France, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland and Spain. It is smashing records and have been downloaded 11 million times since the tournament’s final draw has been declared, and this Sunday it made a new record with 800,000 downloads in a single day.
For any football enthusiast 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia App is a must have app. If you hasn’t already, download it now and enjoy World Cup 2018 anywhere and everywhere.
FIFA 2018 World Cup Opening Ceremony
On 14th June, just before the first match of World Cup 2018 between Russia and Saudi Arabia the World Cup 2018 opening ceremony will be conducted. English Singer Robbie Williams will entertain the stadium and the fans watching at home on TV and he will be joined by the sexy Russian opera singer Aida Garifullina joining him during the musical extravaganza. And to lift the football spirit of all the players, the Brazilian legend and the two times FIFA World Cup champion for Brazil- Ronaldo.