This year FIFA World Cup will be held in Russia. The tournament will take place from 14th June to 15th July. It will be the 21st FIFA World Cup. A total of 32 nations will take part. Altogether 64 matches will be played on 12 different venues. So we are in for an exciting summer.
Brazil As Favourites
Tournament favourites are Brazil. Brazil has won a total of 5 football World Cups. FIFA has chosen Russia as the host nation in front of England, Belgium, Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain. Brazil will try to make things right this year as they have been heavily defeated by Germany 7-1 at home when Brazil was the host in 2014. Biggest stars of this World Cup will be Ronaldo, Messi, and Neymar.
All Eyes On Russia
Fans from all over the world will come to Russia and support their team. This is the first World Cup that is held in Europe since 2006. This will be the biggest sports event held this year. Russia has done a really good job of preparing for the World Cup. Infrastructure will be at the highest level.
Russia The Capital Of The World
Russia will be at the centre stage this summer, with all eyes on its fantastic football arenas. Years of preparation have been spent, as well as millions of euros. The amount of time dedication and man-hours spent on this incredible event will surely make it a spectacular occasion that will not disappoint. Hope to see you in Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.