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Rausch: Playing at Russia 2018 is my biggest goal in life

After being born in a little Siberian town, Konstantin Rausch has gone on to have an impressive career in the German Bundesliga. Now he is hoping to take to the field at the FIFA World Cup back in his homeland.

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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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Disabled children learn life skills through football

Non-Governmental Organisations from Russia and Europe gathered in Moscow for a workshop organised by FIFA and adidas to discuss how effective training sessions can bring out positive social changes in the lives of disabled children.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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2018 FIFA World Cup tickets in high demand

In the initial 24 hours of ticket sales for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, more than 500,000 tickets were requested by fans from all over the world through FIFA.com.

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OC for FIFA Competitions approves procedures for the Final Draw of the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The Organising Committee for FIFA Competitions met in Zurich to finalise the procedures for the Final Draw of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, as well as the dates for upcoming FIFA tournaments in 2018 and 2019, and Olympic slot allocations.

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