14. 06. 2018
In the world-known Russia will held the FIFA World Cup 2018, which was planned as early as 2015. For the first time, Russia will assume the responsibility of holding a game of a worldwide scale. The final part of the game will be in Eastern Europe also for the first time. On June 14 and 15, players will compete for the right to become the best football players in the world. In 2009, applications were sent by countries such as England, Indonesia, Mexico, Spain, Portugal, Netherlands and Belgium, USA, Russia, Australia, Japan. And in Zurich in Zurich it was already known where the final part will be held.
Unexpectedly, but in the tournament will participate countries such as Panama and Iceland, who did not participate before. The only one country that previously acquired the title of champion and will not participate in the final round is Italy. The draw for the rounds was determined in Russia, in the city of St. Petersburg in the Constantine Palace in 2015. One game will be played in St. Petersburg, the other in Moscow. The very same World Cup will be held in 11 cities in 12 Russian stadiums.
The opening and final will be played in the city of Moscow at the Luzhniki Stadium. Despite the difficult political situation in the world, the match must be successful and without conflicts. To improve the infrastructure allocate a large amount of money. Of these, one amount will be allocated by investors, another federal budget.
Also for comfortable holding of the championship hotels with good conditions are required. In Saransk even built a completely new hotel «Sheraton». All hotels fans can look at the official website of FIFA.
The talisman of the championship was the wolf Zabivaka. The hymn will be performed by American singer Jason Derulo with the song «Colors».
The opening will be attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin and other officials. It will begin at 4 pm Kyiv time. On the same day, June 14, on the first day of the final, the first game will be between the teams of Russia and Saudi Arabia.
Everyone is looking forward to opening and playing. Some fans can enjoy the game at the stadium, buying tickets, while others can watch the game in front of screens or in sports clubs, supporting their favorite team.