There is a lot of work that goes into training and developing a VAR for the FIFA World Cup. This video illustrates the time, training and preparation that goes into becoming a VAR.
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Gazprom's International Children's Social Programme, Football for Friendship, was held on the eve of the 2018 #WorldCup.
F4F realized the dream of young players from across the world, giving them the opportunity to make new friends, meet stars and attend the opening match. #FootballForFriendship
days, players | Mario Kempes
The 1978 FIFA World Cup brought a first title for hosts AFA - Selección Argentina. The star of the tournament was Mario Kempes, whose six goals – including two in the Final – saw him earn the adidas Golden Boot as the competition’s top scorer.
International Friendlies involving Russia 2018-bound sides:
Korea Republic 2-0 Honduras
Nigeria 1-1 Congo DR
Turkey 2-1 IR Iran
Italy 2-1 Saudi Arabia
Portugal 2-2 Tunisia
France 2-0 Republic of Ireland
Japan 0-2 Ghana
Austria 1-0 Russia