The Final draw for the 2018 FIFA
Today was a night full of surprises when the football world found out how the games of FIFA 2018 in Russia would look like. The Final draw was held in Moscow, on Friday 1 December, in the concert hall at the State Kremlin Palace. Gary Lineker and Maria Komandnaya were hosts of the event.
More than 1300 guests, including 30 coaches from 32 teams, were taken part in the draw. President of Russia Vladimir Putin also took part in the ceremony. Now all 32 teams were divided into the eight groups (groups A to H) and their positions were finalized.
We are glad to remind you that first match of Russian national team in Saint-Petersburg will take place on 19th of June 2018.
The match schedule on Saint-Petersburg during FIFA 2018 is below:
- 15 June: Morocco – IR Iran;
- 19 June: Russia – Egypt;
- 22 June: Brazil – Costa Rica;
- 26 June: Nigeria – Argentina.
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