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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
Winners’ Trophy exhibited as FIFA World Cup Original Trophy leaves display cabinet
Winners’ Trophy exhibited as FIFA World Cup Original Trophy leaves display cabinet
The FIFA World Cup Original Trophy is going on a journey. Ahead of the FIFA World Cup™ kick-off in Russia on 14 June 2018, the original has left its display cabinet at the FIFA World Football useum in Zurich to embark on the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola. Some ten months after the Tour starts, on 15 July 2018, it will be handed to the new world champions in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium to mark the start of the victory celebrations.
Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 14:25
Granqvist relishing leadership roles in Sweden and Russia
Granqvist relishing leadership roles in Sweden and Russia
When Zlatan Ibrahimovic announced his retirement from international football after UEFA EURO 2016, many assumed that the loss of Sweden’s talismanic leader would damage their chances of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.
Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 07:58
The Volunteer Center of the 2018 World Cup in Ekaterinburg summed up the work of the volunteers during the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
The Volunteer Center of the 2018 World Cup in Ekaterinburg summed up the work of the volunteers during the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
In early June, a team of volunteers from the Sverdlovsk region traveled to Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan and Sochi to assist in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup.
Wednesday, 12 July 2017, 15:47
FIFA World Cup Trophy to make the longest-ever journey around a Host Country
FIFA World Cup Trophy to make the longest-ever journey around a Host Country
After experiencing a major global football tournament for the first time with the recent FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, Russia is gearing up for an even bigger festival of football in less than 12 months’ time. The game’s flagship event, the FIFA World Cup™, comes to Russia in 2018, and excitement is building by the day in the host nation.
Thursday, 6 July 2017, 11:00
The restoration of historical walls has begun at the Ekaterinburg Arena
The restoration of historical walls has begun at the Ekaterinburg Arena
“Sinara Development” (part of the Sinara Group), the general contractor for the stadium reconstruction project in Ekaterinburg for the 2018 World Cup, has begun work on the historical facilities of Ekaterinburg Arena.
Thursday, 29 June 2017, 20:42
Sabrosa, Bulykin surprise and encourage volunteers
Sabrosa, Bulykin surprise and encourage volunteers
Staff at the Spartak Stadium Volunteer Centre were treated to a special surprise as former Portugal midfielder Simao Sabrosa and ex-Russia striker Dmitri Bulykin popped in to say 'hello'.
Thursday, 22 June 2017, 10:29
Hosts Russia kick-off Tournament of Champions with 2-0 win over New Zealand
Hosts Russia kick-off Tournament of Champions with 2-0 win over New Zealand
Russia have made a winning start to their first FIFA Confederations Cup campaign, beating New Zealand 2-0 at the Saint Petersburg Stadium in front of a crowd of 50,251.
Monday, 19 June 2017, 13:51
Russia arrive in Saint Petersburg
Russia arrive in Saint Petersburg
The Russian national team landed at Saint Petersburg Airport yesterday evening ahead of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 Opening Match against New Zealand on Saturday.
Friday, 16 June 2017, 17:08
Arrival of Socceroos completes Confederations Cup line-up
Arrival of Socceroos completes Confederations Cup line-up
The eight FIFA Confederations Cup contenders are all now on Russian soil following the arrival of Australia’s Socceroos in the early afternoon at Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport.
Friday, 16 June 2017, 17:06