Statues of Zabivaka installed in Confederations Cup 2017 Host Cities

The capital was embellished with several sculptures
08 June

Large sculptures of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ official mascot Zabivaka™ wolf were installed in the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 Host Cities.

In Moscow, sculptures with a height of 2.05 m, which citizens and guests of the capital can take photos with, were installed in Manezhnaya Ploschad (Square), in Sokolniki Park and near the Moscow Zoo. Another statue of Zabivaka™ will appear at Poklonnaya Gora (Hill).

Two statues adorned Saint Petersburg - a wolf appeared at the intersection of Mikhailovskaya Ulitsa (Street) and Nevsky Prospekt (Avenue), as well as at the intersection of Konyushennaya Ulitsa (Street) and Nevsky Prospekt (Avenue).

In Sochi, the statues can be found at the Olympic Park and on Navaginskaya Ulitsa (Street), and in Kazan Zabivaka™ is placed on the Kremlin embankment next to the FIFA ticket centre. Earlier, the Minister of Youth Affairs and Sport of Tatarstan Vladimir Leonov said that on June 18 another mascot will appear next to Kazan Arena.