The latest iteration of the World Cup in Russia is just under a year away with the warm up tournament, the Confederations Cup, set to begin this weekend. Many have protested FIFA's decision to award the World Cup to Russia given the country's history of discrimination and racism but soccer's ruling...
RUSSIA — The 2018 Fifa World Cup tournament in Russia will be played on artificial turf for the first time in football history.
Artificial turf is made of synthetic blades in which layers of sand.. Source: TomoNews US -
The Ministry of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation has announced that the Federal Law “On the preparation and holding in the Russian Federation the FIFA World Cup 2018™ and the.. Source: MultiVu -
RUSSIA — Goal-line technology will be back again at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
Here's a guide of the two goal-line systems that will be used to help referees decide whether a goal has been.. Source: TomoNews US -
Russia’s organizing committee for the 2018 FIFA World Cup announced this week that soccer fans can bring narcotics including cocaine and heroin to the event as long as they have a.. Source: Geo Beats -
RUSSIA — FIFA are likely to use video assistant referees (VAR) during this summer's World Cup, according to Reuters.
The technology allows soccer referees and their assistants to review game.. Source: TomoNews US -