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Latina Dance Weekend: Lambada, Hugs and Football!
Latina Dance Weekend: Lambada, Hugs and Football!
Today’s games will involve four Latin American teams split into group E and group F of the tournament. So, what is popular in Latin America? Of course, dancing! Yesterday at the Fan Fest started “Latina dance weekend”. 
Sunday, 17 June 2018, 11:27
FIFA Fan Fest in Ekaterinburg:  RivalHug and 8 goals!
FIFA Fan Fest in Ekaterinburg: RivalHug and 8 goals!
FIFA Fan Fest™ 2018 - the official place to see the matches of the FIFA World Cup. As a reminder, the Fan Fest venue in Ekaterinburg is in Central Park of Culture and Leisure named after V.V. Mayakovsky. Yesterday at the site, it was possible to watch immediately three live broadcasts of matches opposing the football teams of Egypt and Uruguay, Morocco and Iran, and Portugal and Spain respectively, as well as participate in the scheduled entertainment.
Saturday, 16 June 2018, 11:30
FIFA Fan Fest in Ekaterinburg is open!
FIFA Fan Fest in Ekaterinburg is open!
The solemn launching of the Fan Fest started at 5 pm on June 14th, and several thousands of fans attended the inaugural ceremony despite the event being on a weekday. There is no exaggeration by saying that Russia has become the host of the Mondial for the first time in its history.
Friday, 15 June 2018, 11:00
Opening of the FIFA Fan Festival in Ekaterinburg
Opening of the FIFA Fan Festival in Ekaterinburg
On the 14th June at 17:00, the gates of the Fan Fest venue will open, and an entertainment program and live broadcast of the first game of the Championship, "Russia / Saudi Arabia", will be shown to the fans.
Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 16:00
2018 FIFA World Cup: 1,698,049 tickets allocated by the end of sales phase 2
2018 FIFA World Cup: 1,698,049 tickets allocated by the end of sales phase 2
With just 72 days left until the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, another ticket sales period drew to a close today. During the first-come, first-served sales window, which opened on 13 March, a total of 394,433 tickets were allocated to fans across the world in real time at FIFA.com/tickets.
Friday, 6 April 2018, 12:59
2018 FIFA World Cup™: 356,700 tickets allocated within 24 hours
2018 FIFA World Cup™: 356,700 tickets allocated within 24 hours
356,700 tickets have been allocated (subject to payment) to fans around the world via FIFA.com/tickets in the first 24 hours of the first come, first served sales window, which started on 13 March at 12:00 Moscow time.
Friday, 16 March 2018, 12:30
100 keepy-uppies, 32 legends, thousands of volunteers and countless fans celebrate final World Cup countdown.
100 keepy-uppies, 32 legends, thousands of volunteers and countless fans celebrate final World Cup countdown.
 Football fans in Russia and around the world today shared their enthusiasm as FIFA, the Local Organising Committee (LOC) and hosts Russia celebrated 100 days to go to the 2018 FIFA World Cup™. The milestone was marked by festivities across the 11 Host Cities and included a range of football matches, a 2018-metre race in Volgograd, thousands of volunteers ice skating in Moscow and a dancing masterclass entitled “We are the fans!” in Nizhny Novgorod.
Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 09:48
Yadea presented as Regional Supporter of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ for Asia
Yadea presented as Regional Supporter of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ for Asia
The Chinese company Yadea, a market leader in the production of electric-powered motorcycles, bicycles and scooters, was today confirmed as a Regional Supporter of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ during a ceremony held in Shanghai. As a Regional Supporter for Asia, Yadea will receive a range of rights, including LED board exposure during the event, access to tickets and brand association rights for its region.
Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 09:00
Team Base Camps for 2018 FIFA World Cup™ confirmed
Team Base Camps for 2018 FIFA World Cup™ confirmed
FIFA has today confirmed the list of Team Base Camps (TBCs) of the 32 teams that will participate in the 2018 FIFA World Cup™.
Friday, 9 February 2018, 08:10
2018 FIFA World Cup™ tickets: impressive figures mark the closing of the current sales window
2018 FIFA World Cup™ tickets: impressive figures mark the closing of the current sales window
4,905,169 tickets had been requested by fans from all over the world before the random selection draw sales period concluded at 12:00 Moscow time today. Since 5 December 2017, supporters have had a great opportunity to apply for tickets exclusively at FIFA.com/tickets, and anticipation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Russia this summer has been increasing steadily. Most of the applications have come from Russia (2,503,957 tickets requested), with Germany (338,414), Argentina (186,005), Mexico (154,611), Brazil (140,848), Poland (128,736), Spain (110,649), Peru (100,256), Colombia (87,786), USA (87,052) and the Netherlands (71,096) making up the top ten countries outside the host nation. Overall, international demand accounts for 49 per cent.
Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 22:30