Argentina’s Nestor Pitana has been assigned as the referee for the Opening Match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup between Сборная России по футболу and Saudi Arabia on Thursday 14 June at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow.
days, players | Ronaldo Nazário
The legendary Confederação Brasileira de Futebol striker brandished the FIFA #WorldCup on two occasions, at Korea/Japan 2002, where he was awarded the adidas Golden Boot and adidas Silver Ball, and at USA 1994. In addition, he and his team-mates reached the Final at France 1998.
days, players | Miroslav Klose
The prolific striker played a key role in Germany Football Team - Die Mannschaft’s World Cup triumph in 2014, becoming the competition’s all-time leading goalscorer. He had previously starred at Korea/Japan 2002, where he reached the Final and was the tournament’s second-top scorer, at Germany 2006, where he finished third and won the adidas Golden Shoe, and at South Africa 2010, where Germany again secured third place.