Trophy of Fifa world cup 2018 returned to Host City of the opening match of Moscow on sunday after a nine Month journey of more than 140000 KM. This trophy tour goes to 50 countries ahead of the football world cup tournament.
“Moscow is a sports capital: we hosted the Olympic Games [in 1980] and dozens of world championships in various disciplines,” Sobyanin said, TASS reported.
“Today Moscow is becoming the world’s football capital and we are receiving as a long-time friend the World Cup Trophy, which was already in Moscow and then traveled through dozens of cities and again returned to Moscow.
In this world cup trophy tour more then 300000 people view this amazing 18 carat gold trophy which have been awarded to world cup winners since 1974 inaugural edition.
The World Cup 2018 kicks off in Moscow on June 14, With opening fixtures of Russia vs Saudi Arabia at Luzhniki Stadium. A total of 64 games will be played at 12 stadiums across 11 host cities, with the final being played at Luzhniki on July 15.