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Oct 17

When Russia stunned England at the Luzhniki

As the Luzhniki Stadium gears up for being a pivotal part of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia extravaganza, we look back ten years to one of the host nation’s most notable wins in recent memory with the game’s hero: Roman Pavlyuchenko.

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Oct 12

Russia relying on Kokorin for World Cup goals

Having missed the cut for Russia’s 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup squad, Aleksandr Kokorin’s goalscoring exploits has seen him return to the national fold. 

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Oct 11

2018 FIFA World Cup Tickets: first sales period to conclude on 12 October, 2 million tickets requested so far

With the qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ approaching their end and more and more teams securing their places at next year’s finals, the first ticket sales period for FIFA’s flagship tournament is soon to conclude. 

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Oct 06

FIFA and LOC assess Russia 2018 preparations

A joint delegation of specialists from FIFA and the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee (LOC) has concluded its sixth stadium operational planning tour.

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Sep 28

Russia 2018 stadium progress: September 2017

Every month, FIFA.com provides readers with a full breakdown of how progress is going with the construction and renovation of Russia 2018 stadiums.

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Aug 11

Big and little, old and new

A huge team, a little striker, an veteran midfielder and fresh champs feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with Real retention and climbing Poles.

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Jul 30

Confed Cup hosts Friendship Forum

Inspired by International Friendship Day, FIFA wanted to highlight an extraordinary event dedicated to friendship and football that were organised during the FIFA Conferedations Cup 2017 in Russia.

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Jul 24

All FIFA Confederations Cup doping control tests negative

FIFA today announced that the analyses of all doping tests conducted for the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 have yielded negative results.

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Jul 14

Europe seeks its latest footballing heroines

The UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 kicks-off in the Netherlands on Sunday as the hosts take on Norway. FIFA.com previews the three-week tournament where for the first time, 16 teams will battle it out for European glory.

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Jul 04

A Russian extravaganza & another German triumph

After two weeks of action that only whet the appetite further for a return to Russia in 2018, we look over the numbers and the standout memories from the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 and Germany’s victory.

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Jul 04

A Russian extravaganza & another German triumph

After two weeks of action that only whet the appetite further for a return to Russia in 2018, we look over the numbers and the standout memories from the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 and Germany’s victory.

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Jun 25

Participants arrive at the 3rd edition of the Football for Hope Forum

The first participants of the third edition of the Football for Hope Forum have arrived in Kazan, Russia with the event taking place from June 26 to 28.

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Jun 24

Mexico overcome Russia to reach semis

Mexico are in the semi-finals of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 after earning a 2-1 victory over ten-man Russia in front of a full attendance of 41,585 in Kazan on Saturday evening.

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Jun 23

Osorio: We’ve been planning this for a long time

Following their dramatic win over New Zealand and on the eve of their crucial match against Russia, Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio talks team selection and his side’s hopes.

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Jun 22

Preview: Mexico v Russia

Group A leaders Mexico and the third-placed hosts meet at the Kazan Arena on Saturday 24 June at 18.00 (local time) in a match that could make or break both sides’ chances of qualifying for the semi-finals

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Jun 22

Mexico: Five areas for improvement

Top of their section and requiring just a point from their last group match to reach the semi-finals, Mexico nevertheless need to up their game in a few areas, as FIFA.com discussed with the Tri coach and players.

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