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Russian Premier League News

Dec 03

Referees with responsibility

When the team line-ups are announced prior to a football match, the volume inside the stadium surges as the players’ names ring out from the stands, the atmosphere thick with anticipation ahead of kick-off. 

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Nov 30

Win a trip to the FIFA World Cup Opening Match

Be in with a chance of winning this trip of a lifetime by entering our exciting competition on the official FIFA World Cup Facebook page!

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Nov 26

A milestone en route to Russia

Thirty-six of the world’s best referees and potential FIFA World Cup™ officials have convened in Abu Dhabi for a five-day seminar, set to end on 30 November, which represents an important milestone on the road to Russia 2018 for the particip…

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Nov 24

The Week in Numbers

Neymar, Sam Kerr and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are among the stars of our latest statistical look at the footballing week.

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Oct 31

Russia 2018 stadium progress: October 2017

Every month FIFA.com provides readers with a full breakdown of how progress is going with the construction and renovation of the tournament’s stadiums.

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Oct 19

Video Vault: Simonyan’s Sweden 1958 journey

In the latest instalment of the FIFA World Cup Video Vault series, Nikita Simonyan shares his Sweden 1958 memories – from donning the captain’s armband in his country’s first World Cup game to coming up against a 17-year-old Pele.

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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 16

Inspiring story makes FIFA World Cup dreams come true for mother and son

An inspirational mother and son from India are the first winners of FIFA’s ‘Bring Someone Special’ campaign, which will take them through an exciting journey to the Opening Match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™.

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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 12

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™: 3,496,204 tickets requested as the first sales period concludes

Excitement is building prior to FIFA’s flagship event and ticket requests have been high since 14 September: 3,496,204 tickets have been requested so far as the first sales period concludes today.

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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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Oct 04

2018 FIFA World Cup™: More than 1.5 million tickets requested

With a week still to go until the first sales period concludes on 12 October, more than 1.5 million 2018 FIFA World Cup tickets have already been requested through FIFA.com/tickets.

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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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