News - "Football lessons" will be held on 1 September in all cities-organizers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup
News - "Football lessons" will be held on 1 September in all cities-organizers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

"Football lessons" will be held on 1 September in all cities-organizers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

"Football lessons" will be held on 1 September in all cities-organizers of the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Tuesday, 30 August 2016, 21:15

Organizing Committee "Russia 2018", 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Volunteer centers, cities’ and regions’ administrations is about to hold the 2018 World Cup "football lesson" in comprehensive schools of 11 cities-organizers on 1 September 2016, which are dedicated to the World Cup and promote an active lifestyle among the younger generation.

The Premier League and First Division football players, 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Ambassadors, outstanding athletes, cultural workers and artists, as well as administration of the host regions will teach the football lessons.

"Football Lesson" is a project of the Organizing Committee "Russia 2018", which is being implemented with the participation of the FIFA World Cup Volunteer Centres. Lessons started in December 2015 under the "Generation 2018" programme, designed to combine the football fans around the interest in World Cup games and basic social values: mutual respect, healthy lifestyle, and the principles of fair play.

Detailed information for the media on the place of the lessons, accreditation, the possibility of shooting and other details can be specified in the contact centers in the cities-organizers of the World Cup:

Volgograd
Oksana Skorohodova - Committee on preparation and holding of the World Cup football matches in the Volgograd region
Tel .: +7 (909) 388-72-50
E-mail: O_Skorohodova@volganet.ru

Ekaterinburg
Julia Prytkova - the Department of Information Policy of the Sverdlovsk Region Governor
Tel .: +7 (343) 354-00-84
E-mail: dip@gov66.ru

Kaliningrad
Vitaly Makarov – Direction of "Kaliningrad 2018"
Tel .: +7 (909) 776-36-80
E-mail: makarov@kgd2018.ru

Kazan
Nina Narykova - "Direction of sports and social projects"
Tel .: +7 (927) 246-51-44
E-mail: media.info@dspkazan.com

Moscow
Anton Lisin - the organizing committee of "Russia-2018"
Tel .: +7 (495) 785-20-18
E-mail: media@loc2018.com

Nizhny Novgorod
Andrew Sorvachev - Direction of sports and events
Tel .: +7 (963) 230-04-28
E-mail: sorwaczew@gmail.com

Rostov-on-Don
Maria Rogudeeva - the Government of the Rostov region
Tel .: +7 (863) 240-57-70
E-mail: rogudeeva@donland.ru

Samara
Anna Shaimardanova - "Direction 2018"
Tel .: +7 (927) 751-58-41
E-mail: annashaym@gmail.com

St. Petersburg
Edward Dvorkin - the press service of the Committee for Physical Culture and Sports of St. Petersburg
Tel .: +7 (812) 571-42-22
E-mail: dvorkin@kfis.gov.spb.ru

Saransk
Elena Kozhurina - Direction for preparation and holding of the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Tel .: +7 (906) 161-20-18
E-mail: kozhurina@saransk-2018.com

Sochi
Andrey Tarasov - management information and analytical work of the Sochi City Administration
Tel .: +7 (928) 445-33-74
E-mail: tarasov.adm@gmail.com

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