CONCACAF: Russia to host first-class World Championship

The CONCAF president is sure that the World Cup will be organized as splendidly as the Olympics in Sochi three years ago
11 May 2017

Russia will hold a first-class World Cup, which can be judged by the organization level of the Olympics in Sochi three years ago. This opinion was expressed by the President of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF), a member of the FIFA Council Victor Montagliani.

"Not so long ago, I talked to Vitaly Mutko regarding the World Championship preparations, the stadiums are being built on time, there are also no delays in development of the rest of the infrastructure, so I do not have any worries and doubts in this regard.Every time Russia holds a major competition, everything is done at the highest level - take for exmaple the Olympics in Sochi, it was excellemnt. I have no doubt that the 2018 World Cup will be organized just as splendidly," Montalnani said.

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ matches will be held from June 14 to July 15 at 12 stadiums in 11 Russian cities: Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Ekaterinburg, Samara, Sochi and Rostov- On-Don.


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