Vitaly Mutko notes fantastic atmosphere during Russia - Portugal game

The second round of the group stage with the Portuguese ended with a score of 1 - 0 in favor of the current Europe champions
21 June

LOC Russia 2018 Chairman, Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko thanked all the fans who attended the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 group stage second round match between the national teams of Russia and Portugal for a fantastic atmosphere.

The meeting of the group stage second round with the Portuguese ended with a score of 1 - 0 in favor of the current European champions.

"I want to thank the fans for the fantastic atmosphere, because after the game, despite the defeat, our team was rewarded with applause. The team left without hiding their eyes, openly and honestly looking at the stands, they appreciated the dedication of the guys," Mutko stressed,"there would always be such support".

Russian team in the Group A next match will play with the team of Mexico, the meeting will be held on Saturday in Kazan. The Portuguese national team on the same day will compete with the team of New Zealand in Saint Petersburg.