Zabivaka , the Mascot of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia has been giving out to visiting fans in .
If you take a photo with an opposing fan & tag it on social media with #RivalHug, you could win 2 to the Final.
In a ‘team talk’ given as if the players were about to emerge from the tunnel, some of the coaching staff of the teams who will be in Russia, have given important advice to the lucky fans that will follow – and be a part of – all the action.
"I think that we are all in top shape. Kevin at Manchester City, Romelu at Manchester United, me at Chelsea Football Club, Thibaut at Chelsea. We all play in great clubs, we all had good seasons. So if we want to do something great, it is now. The time isn't in one, two or four years. I think now is the moment to be together and do something great."
- Eden Hazard
Can the Belgian Red Devils push for ultimate glory in Russia
days, players | Cristiano Ronaldo
The 2018 FIFA #WorldCup will be the forward's eighth major international tournament since his senior debut in 2003. In Russia, Seleções de Portugal's all-time record scorer will have a chance to extend his record of scoring in all of the past seven international tournaments, being the only player to do so.