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FIFA underlines support for diversity and inclusivity at LGBTI event

FIFA has underlined its commitment to promoting diversity and anti-discrimination in football during the opening ceremony of a new football festival which is being organised by the Russian LGBT Sport Federation during the 2018 FIFA World Cup™. With a number of officials in attendance, and the LGBTI community well represented, the event was held at the recently opened Diversity House ...

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Nestor Pitana to referee the Opening Match of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

Argentina’s Nestor Pitana has been assigned as the referee for the Opening Match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ between Russia and Saudi Arabia on Thursday 12 June at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. He will be assisted by compatriots Juan Pablo Bellati and Hernan Maidana, with Sandro Ricci from Brazil designated as the fourth official. The Video Assistant Referee ...

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FIFA Legends set the scene for the Congress

The CSKA Stadium provided the setting for the FIFA Legends Football Tournament, an event that is becoming something of a tradition in the lead-up to the FIFA Congress. Following the host side’s victory in Bahrain last year, it was Team CAF, captained by Kalusha Bwalya, who took the honours on this occasion after beating Team OFC on penalties. Eight teams ...

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Watch the 68th FIFA Congress live on FIFA.com

With the 68th FIFA Congress set for 13 June at Moscow’s Expocentre, you will be able to to follow the entire event live thanks to streaming video on FIFA.com and on the FIFA TV YouTube channel from 9am local time. The complete Congress agenda can be viewed here. <a href="https://www.fifa.com/about-fifa/news/y=2018/m=6/news=2026-fifa-world-cuptm-fifa-council-designates-bids-for-final-… FIFA.com – Latest News

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FIFA Legends visit Moscow State University

Brehme, Casillas and Karpin chat with students Get together set up by the Fan Movement FIFA World Cup™ Trophy was present at the event Former FIFA World Cup™ winners Andreas Brehme and Iker Casillas were joined by ex-Russia international Valeri Karpin, as they visited Moscow State University on Monday 11 June. … FIFA.com – Latest News

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McDonald’s FIFA World Cup Fantasy is live!

McDonald’s FIFA World Cup™ Fantasy allows you to emulate Didier Deschamps, Joachim Low and Tite and be a Russia 2018 coach from the comfort of your mobile phone or desktop. It’s FREE and you will compete for some sensational prizes including a brand new Kia Sportage, a Hisense television and signed captains’ armbands from teams competing in the Russia. You ...

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FIFA signs LUCI as Asian Regional Supporter for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

With less than a week to go until kick-off, LUCI, a global technology and entertainment experience company, has joined the line-up of Asian Regional Supporters for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. Today FIFA and LUCI announced their collaboration in Beijing, at an event also featuring LUCI immers, the Chinese company’s latest invention. Through the collaboration with FIFA, LUCI aims ...

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Moscow’s FIFA Fan Fest™ kicks off on 10 June 

While the party in the stadiums is set to start on 14 June, the one in the FIFA Fan Fests will kick-off a bit earlier. The Moscow venue in Vorobyovy Gory (Sparrow Hills) will open its doors on Sunday 10 June for a special event, offering an exciting foretaste of what is in store for fans and the media throughout ...

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