Volunteers have always been at the heart of FIFA competitions. And as preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ continue, we hear from Russians who have volunteered at previous events to find out what makes the experience so special.

Presented with the opportunity to get an insider's look at what it takes to put on some of the biggest sporting events in the world, have a look at first hand accounts from previous volunteers who describe what it is like to be a part of such a unique experience.​