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KAZAN, may 25. /TASS/. Russian television will broadcast the matches of the confederations Cup football in 2017 and 2018 FIFA world Cup. About this at the conference “the Digital industry industrial Russia – 2017”, said General producer of TV channel “Match TV” Tina Kandelaki.
Mutko: the state in no way will not deal with the question of television rights for the 2018 world Cup
“Now the only thing that can pass you a light at the end of the tunnel appeared. Cup (confederations) to be the championship (of the world) to be on the TV show. The details later,” said Kandelaki.
Earlier the First channel, VGTRK and “Match TV” did not agree to purchase telarah at a price that demanded by FIFA. At the end of March in an interview with TASS the head of the company “Telesport” Peter Makarenko said that Russian TV channels are offered FIFA $30 million and this amount “is somewhere on the verge” of recovery . In April, Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said that FIFA has demanded for telepraca $120 million At the same time for a screening of the 2014 world Cup Russian TV channels have paid about $32 million.
On Wednesday, Mutko told TASS that the Russian TV show games of the confederations Cup and world Cup can be solved in the near future. He also explained that the government in the negotiation process will not interfere.
The matches of the confederations Cup will be held from 17 June to 2 July in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Kazan and Sochi. World Cup games will be held from June 14 to July 15, 2018 in 11 cities of Russia.