– The international football Federation has sold more than 2 million tickets for the world Cup in Russia, said the General Director of the organizing Committee Russia-2018 Alexey Sorokin.
“Sold 2 million 374 thousand tickets. This is 89% of the expected,” – said Sorokin at the meeting of the Supervisory Board of the organizing Committee on Thursday.
According to him, approximately 40% of the tickets sold to Russian fans.
Sorokin said that the world Cup will run 21.5 thousand employees of security companies and 6.5 million medical staff.
World Cup 2018 will be held in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Samara, Yekaterinburg, Volgograd, Rostov-on-don, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Sochi, Saransk. The beginning of the tournament in Russia on June 14, the final on July 15. Russia accepts the world championship for the first time.
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