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Enthusiastic demand for FIFA Confederations Cup tickets by Visa cardholders
Enthusiastic demand for FIFA Confederations Cup tickets by Visa cardholders
48,504 tickets have been sold during the Visa pre-sale period for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.
Friday, 18 November 2016, 15:55
Semak and Isinbaeva relishing FIFA Confederations Cup draw role
Semak and Isinbaeva relishing FIFA Confederations Cup draw role
Five-time Russian Premier League winner Sergei Semak and two-time Olympic gold medallist Yelena Isinbaeva will be on hand to help with the Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup on 26 November 2016 in Kazan.
Thursday, 17 November 2016, 20:48
Liasan Utiasheva recently joined the team of 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Ambassadors
Liasan Utiasheva recently joined the team of 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Ambassadors
Six-time World Cup winner, Honoured Master of Sports in Rhythmic Gymnastics, TV presenter and charity worker Liasan Utiasheva recently joined the team of 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Ambassadors and shared her admiration of the upcoming volunteer work at the tournament.
Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 16:57
Beautiful goals in Russia 2017 thanks to Krasava
Beautiful goals in Russia 2017 thanks to Krasava
"Krasava!” Such is the Russian colloquial term used by football fans in the country to express high praise for a player who performed a particularly striking piece of play, be it a beautiful goal or an amazing run.
Friday, 11 November 2016, 15:10
Two-time winner Júlio Baptista to take part in FIFA Confederations Cup draw
Two-time winner Júlio Baptista to take part in FIFA Confederations Cup draw
The Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 will feature a very special guest, whose footballing career has intertwined with the tournament.
Thursday, 10 November 2016, 12:08
The road to Russia continues with thrilling clashes all over the world
The road to Russia continues with thrilling clashes all over the world
The final round of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, known simply as the Hexagonal, begins in mouth-watering fashion on Friday with a meeting between old rivals USA and Mexico.
Wednesday, 9 November 2016, 10:03
First FIFA Confederations Cup tickets go on sale on 8 November 2016 for Visa card holders
First FIFA Confederations Cup tickets go on sale on 8 November 2016 for Visa card holders
As of 11.00 (CET) on Tuesday, 8 November 2016, football fans will have their first opportunity to purchase tickets for the Tournament of Champions taking place in Russia in 2017 via the Visa Pre-Sale.
Friday, 4 November 2016, 11:26
Yana Churikova and Andrey Malakhov to present FIFA Confederations Cup draw
Yana Churikova and Andrey Malakhov to present FIFA Confederations Cup draw
In just three weeks’ time, TV presenters Yana Churikova and Andrey Malakhov will be the hosts of the Official Draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Kazan on 26 November.
Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 10:16
Wolf chosen 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Official Mascot and named Zabivaka™
Wolf chosen 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Official Mascot and named Zabivaka™
A wolf who radiates fun, charm and confidence has been chosen today by the Russian public as the Official Mascot for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.
Saturday, 22 October 2016, 11:00
TV personalities become Russia 2018 Ambassadors
TV personalities become Russia 2018 Ambassadors
Yana Churikova, Nikolai Drozdov and Sergey Belogolovtsev, major Russian TV personalities, have joined the team of Ambassadors for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.
Thursday, 20 October 2016, 11:17