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Final Draw assistants to represent hosts Russia and seven World Cup winners
Final Draw assistants to represent hosts Russia and seven World Cup winners
With the eagerly awaited Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Moscow approaching, FIFA has revealed the high-profile draw assistants who will be lending a helping hand on 1 December.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 09:05
Great demand for 2018 FIFA World Cup™ tickets
Great demand for 2018 FIFA World Cup™ tickets
Just 24 hours after resuming ticket sales for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, a total of 159,402 tickets (98% of the currently available inventory) have been allocated to fans from around the world through FIFA.com/tickets, with only a few products still available in this sales period.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 08:20
Gary Lineker and Maria Komandnaya to conduct Final Draw
Gary Lineker and Maria Komandnaya to conduct Final Draw
The Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Moscow is now tantalisingly close, and we can reveal who will be on stage to help guide the millions of fans around the world through the ceremony.
Friday, 17 November 2017, 16:50
2018 FIFA World Cup ticket sales resume on FIFA.com – 622,117 allocated
2018 FIFA World Cup ticket sales resume on FIFA.com – 622,117 allocated
With the thrilling race to secure the last berths at the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ about to conclude, ticket sales for the world’s biggest single-sport event will resume on 16 November 2017, 12:00 Moscow time (10:00 Central European Time), on FIFA.com/tickets on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 10:08
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