Russian actor and comedian Sergey Svetlakov becomes 2018 World Cup Ambassador

The official ceremony took place in Moscow’s VDHKh exhibition and amusement park
Share 05 December 2016
Russian popular actor, screenwriter, TV host and comedian Sergei Svetlakov became the 11th 2018 FIFA World Cup RussiaTM Ambassador. The ceremony took place Moscow’s VDHKh exhibition and amusement park as part of the International Volunteer Day celebrations.

"I have been a fan for many years, travelling to support our national team. The 2018 World Cup and the Confederations Cup 2017 are very important events for Russia," Svetlakov said.

The 2018 World Cup Ambassadors must become part of a team preparing the country for the World Cup, must promote sports and a healthy lifestyle, form a positive image of Russia and the 2018 World Cup host cities, participate in official events.