The General Director of the organizing Committee “Russia-2018” Alexei Sorokin

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MOSCOW, August 29. /TASS/. Major inspection visit of the International football Federation (FIFA) in Russian cities that will host matches of the 2018 world Cup will begin in late September. About it journalists were reported by the General Director of the organizing Committee “Russia-2018” Alexey Sorokin.

“Major inspection visit will start on September 25 and will end in early October. It will be held in cities not taking the confederations Cup, and finish in Moscow at the stadium “Luzhniki”. Attention will be given not only the stadiums, but also all the necessary infrastructure,” – said Sorokin.

The FIFA world Cup 2018 will be held from June 14 to July 15 in 11 cities of Russia: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Yekaterinburg, Samara, Sochi and Rostov-on-don .

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