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FIFA: Happy with Russia’s progress for World Cup 2018

FIFA: Happy with Russia’s progress for World Cup 2018

October 22, 2014

MOSCOW, Oct  22 ― FIFA has said it is happy with the progress being made by hosts Russia ahead of the 2018 World Cup after the governing body's inspection committee carried out its first official visit. “As we heard today, everything is going according to plan, which is great news for everyone,” said committee head Chris Unger, whose delegation has visited stadiums in St. Petersburg, Kazan, Sochi and two arenas in Moscow. Construction work around Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium, which... Read more

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