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2018 FIFA World Cup™ official match ball unveiled: an exciting re-imagining
2018 FIFA World Cup™ official match ball unveiled: an exciting re-imagining
A reinvention of a classic model with a brand-new panel design and the latest technology: in an exciting re-imagining, adidas today revealed the official match ball for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, which pays homage to the first-ever adidas World Cup ball.
Friday, 10 November 2017, 18:00
Miroslav Klose to bring FIFA World Cup Trophy onto Final Draw stage in Moscow
Miroslav Klose to bring FIFA World Cup Trophy onto Final Draw stage in Moscow
Excitement ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ is continuing to build, with matches over the next two weeks set to decide the remaining nine teams who will join hosts Russia and the 22 that have already qualified. At the same time, the Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ is also starting to take shape. Today, the top goalscorer in the history of the tournament, Miroslav Klose, confirmed that he will be taking part in the draw show scheduled to take place in Moscow on 1 December (at 18:00 local time). The former Germany striker has been invited to bring the FIFA World Cup Trophy on to the stage at the State Kremlin Palace.
Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 10:17
A bond born from football comes full circle after three decades
A bond born from football comes full circle after three decades
A bond born from football comes full circle as a father and son from Mexico will be among the lucky fans at the Luzhniki Stadium for the Opening Match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™.
Thursday, 2 November 2017, 09:46
2018 FIFA World Cup: 3,496,204 tickets requested as the first sales period concludes today
2018 FIFA World Cup: 3,496,204 tickets requested as the first sales period concludes today
Only 9 spots are yet to be filled at the 2018 FIFA World Cup™. Hosts Russia have been joined by Brazil, Iran, Japan, Mexico, Belgium, Korea Republic, Saudi Arabia, Germany, England, Spain, Nigeria, Costa Rica, Poland, Egypt, Iceland, Serbia, France, Portugal, Panama, Uruguay, Colombia and Argentina.
Friday, 13 October 2017, 13:02
2018 FIFA World Cup Tickets: first sales period to conclude on 12 October, 2 million tickets requested so far
2018 FIFA World Cup Tickets: first sales period to conclude on 12 October, 2 million tickets requested so far
With the qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ approaching their end and more and more teams securing their places at next year’s finals, the first ticket sales period for FIFA’s flagship tournament is soon to conclude.
Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 09:54
FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour brings Russia 2018 flavour to Saransk
FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour brings Russia 2018 flavour to Saransk
As national teams fight it out for the remaining places at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, the winners’ trophy continues its long journey around the Host Nation.
Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 21:05
2018 FIFA World Cup ticket sales now underway
2018 FIFA World Cup ticket sales now underway
Ticket sales for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ started today at 12:00 (Moscow time), exclusively on FIFA.com/tickets.
Thursday, 14 September 2017, 12:00
Ticket sales for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ to start on 14 September 2017
Ticket sales for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ to start on 14 September 2017
In addition to host country Russia, Brazil, Iran, Japan, Mexico, Belgium, Korea Republic and Saudi Arabia have so far secured their spots at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. As of 14 September 2017 at 12:00 (Moscow time), fans all over the world will also be able to book their place as ticket sales for the tournament start exclusively on FIFA.com/tickets.
Thursday, 14 September 2017, 10:18
FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola begins in Moscow
FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola begins in Moscow
What could be more exciting for a fan than laying their eyes on football’s most coveted prize for the first time? This dream is about to come true for many followers of the beautiful game, as the FIFA World Cup Original Trophy begins its long tour around the globe.
Monday, 11 September 2017, 16:52
FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola Kick-Off Ceremony
FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola Kick-Off Ceremony
On Saturday, 9 September, the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola Kick-Off Ceremony takes place at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium, which will host the Opening Game and Final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ next year.
Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 16:39