– Russian President Vladimir Putin will attend the opening match of the world Cup, said his press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
“While I can confidently say that the President, of course, will attend the opening of the world Cup. This will be the match of the national team of the Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia,” – said Peskov told reporters on Friday.
Answering the question of what the world Cup 2018, the President can visit, his press Secretary said, “Everything will depend on how things go”.
The first round match of the group stage of the 2018 world Cup Russia – Saudi Arabia will take place in “Luzhniki” on June 14 and will start at 18:00 GMT.
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.
Who will play team Russia
The results of the draw, it became known that in the world Cup Russians will play in group A with the teams of Uruguay, Egypt and Saudi Arabia. In the case of reaching the play-offs in the 1/8 finals of the Russian team will meet with one of the representatives of group B, which included Portugal, Spain, Morocco and Iran.
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