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All rights reservedThu, 21 May 2015 18:42:00 GMTThu, 21 May 2015 18:42:58 GMTFIFA.comFIFA.comhttp://www.fifa.com/imgml/rssheader.gif http://www.fifa.com/index.html13928FIFA.com RSS<![CDATA[Players of Dominica national team pose prior the CONCACAF qualyfication match vs British Virgin Islands]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#26073982607398Players of Dominica national team pose prior the CONCACAF qualyfication match vs British Virgin Islands played at Windsor Park Sports Stadium of Roseau, Dominica.]]>Thu, 21 May 2015 18:42:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Brazilian football legend Ronaldo looks on during a press conference ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#26070012607001Brazilian football legend Ronaldo looks on during a press conference in Moscow on May 20, 2015. Ronaldo arrived in Russia to promote the FIFA World Cup 2018 to be hosted in the country. AFP PHOTO / VASILY MAXIMOV]]>© AFPWed, 20 May 2015 12:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee (LOC) and FIFA have announced the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Official Mascot brand development campaign]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#25952612595261In a press conference held in Moscow, the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee (LOC) and FIFA have announced the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Official Mascot brand development campaign. In the photo: Vitaly Mutko, Minister of Sports and LOC Chairman; Alexey Sorokin, CEO of Russia 2018; and Sergey Semak, Coach of FC Zenit and staff member of the Russian national team and his sons.]]>© LOCWed, 29 Apr 2015 10:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Atiba Harris in action for FC Dallas in MLS.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25910122591012Atiba Harris in action for FC Dallas in MLS..]]>© Getty ImagesWed, 15 Apr 2015 16:12:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Players and coaches of FC Krylya Sovetov visited the construction of the new football stadium in Samara]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#25905442590544Players and coaches of FC Krylya Sovetov visited the construction of the new football stadium in Samara]]>© LOCTue, 14 Apr 2015 15:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for South Korea ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904982590498Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for South Korea during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers preliminary qualification round 2 in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 13:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Ange Postecoglo, coach of the Australia national football team (L), and China national football team coach Alain Perrin (R) attend the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia preliminary qualification round 2 draw ceremony ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904972590497Ange Postecoglo, coach of the Australia national football team (L), and China national football team coach Alain Perrin (R) attend the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia preliminary qualification round 2 draw ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 13:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for Japan ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904962590496Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for Japan during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers preliminary qualification round 2 in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 13:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[hin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Bhutan ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904912590491hin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Bhutan during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers preliminary qualification round 2 in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 12:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Shin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Singapore ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904902590490Shin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Singapore during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers preliminary qualification round 2 in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 12:06:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[China national football team coach Alain Perrin is silhouetted as he talks to journalists]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904882590488China national football team coach Alain Perrin is silhouetted as he talks to journalists after the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia preliminary qualification round 2 draw ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 12:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Shin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Malaysia]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904872590487Shin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Malaysia during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers preliminary qualification round 2 in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 11:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Shin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Qatar ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904852590485Shin Man Gil, Executive Director AFC Competitions Division displays a draw for Qatar during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 11:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for United Arab Emirates ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904842590484Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for United Arab Emirates during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 11:49:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for Australia ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904812590481Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for Australia during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 11:37:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Castrol Index Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for China ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904802590480Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers displays a draw for China during 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Asian qualifiers ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 11:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers (L) and Shin Man Gil, Executive Director of Competitions Division (R) look on after 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia preliminary qualification round 2 draw ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25904792590479Gordon Savic, head of FIFA World Cup & Olympic Qualifiers (L) and Shin Man Gil, Executive Director of Competitions Division (R) look on after 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia preliminary qualification round 2 draw ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on April 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MOHD RASFAN]]>© AFPTue, 14 Apr 2015 11:35:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Construction works in Samara Stadium are performed by 49 machinery units, 9 tower cranes and two concrete mixing plants]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908852590885Construction works in Samara Stadium are performed by 49 machinery units, 9 tower cranes and two concrete mixing plants. Photo: Juliya Rubtsova]]>© LOCThu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Samara Stadium: foundation ground work will be finished in August, 2015]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908842590884Samara Stadium: foundation ground work will be finished in August, 2015. Photo: Juliya Rubtsova.]]>© LOCThu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Football players take pictures at the Samara Stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908812590881Football players did not lose the opportunity to make some selfies at the stadium construction site. Photo: Juliya Rubtsova]]>© LOCThu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The "Krilya Sovetov" players and coaches expressed their interest for the stadium in Samara]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908792590879The "Krilya Sovetov" players and coaches expressed their interest for the stadium design scheme since it will become  the home arena for the club. Photo: Juliya Rubtsova]]>© LOCThu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Workers of the Samara stadium take pictures with players]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908772590877After the match the workers with great delight have made some pictures with players of their favorite team. Photo: Juliya Rubtsova]]>© LOCThu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Frank Vercauteren, the "Krilya Sovetov" chief coach presented the construction workers with a football signed by the team players in Samara stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908762590876Frank Vercauteren, the "Krilya Sovetov" chief coach presented the construction workers with a football signed by the team players. Photo: Juliya Rubtsova]]>© LOCThu, 09 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The 2018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Kazan]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#25835612583561The 2018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Kazan]]>© LOCWed, 08 Apr 2015 15:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Samara Stadium: construction of the arena is carried out according to the schedule ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908862590886Samara Stadium: construction of the arena is carried out according to the schedule and will be finished by the end of 2017. Photo: Andrey Kukharets]]>© LOCWed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Players from "Krilya Sovetov" played a friendly game with the team of construction workers in Samara stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25908752590875During their visit to the stadium site, players from "Krilya Sovetov" played a friendly game with the team of construction workers. Photo: Juliya Rubtsova]]>© LOCWed, 08 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[New 2018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Volgograd]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#25819352581935New 2018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Volgograd]]>© LOCSat, 04 Apr 2015 09:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Volgograd – 2018 FIFA World Cup Host City]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#25814972581497Volgograd – 2018 FIFA World Cup Host City]]>© LOCWed, 01 Apr 2015 15:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Volunteer recruitment for the preliminary draw - a case of abundant enthusiasm]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/volunteers/photos/index.html#25814882581488Volunteer recruitment for the preliminary draw - a case of abundant enthusiasm
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<![CDATA[St. Kitts & Nevis (red jersey) and Turks & Caicos Islands]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25792792579279Action from the CONCACAF World Cup qualifier between host St. Kitts & Nevis (red jersey) and Turks & Caicos Islands on March 24, 2015, in Bassaterre. (Photo: SKNVibes.com)]]>Fri, 27 Mar 2015 01:23:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[US Virgin Islands national team is causing a Caribbean sensation.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25783082578308US Virgin Islands national team with captain Dusty Good (Front right). Photo Courtesy of US Virgin Islands Soccer Federation/Joel Walker.]]>Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Luis Fernando Copete (6) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua moves the ball against the National selection of Anguilla ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780792578079Luis Fernando Copete (6) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua moves the ball against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 08:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Marlon Lopez (8) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua fights for the ball against the National selection of Anguilla ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780782578078Marlon Lopez (8) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua fights for the ball against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 08:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Jason Casco (4) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua fights for the ball against the National selection of Anguilla ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780772578077Jason Casco (4) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua fights for the ball against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Nicaragua´s Carlos Chavarria (L) against Anguila´s Adonijah Richardson (R)]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780762578076Nicaragua´s Carlos Chavarria (L) against Anguila´s Adonijah Richardson (R) during their soccer match for the qualifying round ahead Russia 2018 of Concacaf (Confederation of Soccer of North America, Central America and the Caribbean) in Managua, NIcaragua, 23 March 2015. Nicaragua won 5-0. EFE/Mario Lopez]]>© EFETue, 24 Mar 2015 07:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Nicaragua celebrate a goal against Anguilla]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780512578051The National Soccer Team of Nicaragua celebrate a goal against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 06:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Luis Fernando Copete (6) of Nicaragua fights for the ball against the Anguilla goalkeeper]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780502578050Luis Fernando Copete (6) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua fights for the ball against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 06:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Norfran Lazo (9) of Nicaragua celebrates a goal against Anguilla]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780492578049Norfran Lazo (9) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua celebrates a goal against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 06:03:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Norfran Lazo (9) of Nicaragua attempts to score against Anguilla]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780482578048Norfran Lazo (9) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua attempts to score against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 05:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Juan Barrera (11) of Nicaragua tries to score against Anguilla]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780472578047Juan Barrera (11) of the National Soccer Team of Nicaragua tries to score a goal against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 05:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Luis Manuel Galeano (10) of Nicaragua scores against Anguilla]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25780462578046Luis Manuel Galeano (10) of National Soccer Team of Nicaragua scores the first goal against the National selection of Anguilla at the National Soccer Stadium in Managua on March 23, 2015, in the first phase of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. AFP PHOTO/ Inti OCON]]>© AFPTue, 24 Mar 2015 05:48:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. CONCACAF Zone<![CDATA[Richard Orlowski, head coach of Anguilla's national team]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25689722568972Richard Orlowski, head coach of Anguilla's national team.]]>Sat, 21 Mar 2015 00:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Anguilla coach Richard Orlowski]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25689712568971Anguilla coach Richard Orlowski]]>Sat, 21 Mar 2015 00:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Bermuda coach Andrew Bascome is ready for action]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25668972566897Bermuda coach Andrew Bascome is ready for action]]>Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:45:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Bhutanese footballer Chencho Gyeltshen (R) scores a goal past Sri Lanka's goalkeeper ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25666672566667In this photograph taken on March 17, 2015, Bhutanese footballer Chencho Gyeltshen (R) scores a goal past Sri Lanka's goalkeeper during their 2018 FIFA World Cup Preliminary Round qualifying match in Thimphu. Cheering fans poured onto the streets of Thimphu on March 17 as Bhutan, the world's lowest-ranked football team, pulled off a major shock to reach the second round of World Cup qualifying. Joyous supporters banged drums and chanted "Now we're not the worst team!" after the tiny Himalayan nation, rock-bottom at 209th in the FIFA rankings, stunned Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate. AFP PHOTO / STR]]>© AFPWed, 18 Mar 2015 07:48:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[The Nepalese football team poses for a group photograph ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25666592566659The Nepalese football team poses for a group photograph during a qualifier match against India for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 at Dasrath Stadium in Kathmandu on March 17, 2015. The teams drew 0-0. AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA]]>© AFPWed, 18 Mar 2015 07:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[In this photograph taken on March 17, 2015, Bhutanese football fans watch ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25666582566658In this photograph taken on March 17, 2015, Bhutanese football fans watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup Preliminary Round qualifying match between Bhutan and Sri Lanka in Thimphu. Cheering fans poured onto the streets of Thimphu on March 17 as Bhutan, the world's lowest-ranked football team, pulled off a major shock to reach the second round of World Cup qualifying. Joyous supporters banged drums and chanted "Now we're not the worst team!" after the tiny Himalayan nation, rock-bottom at 209th in the FIFA rankings, stunned Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate. AFP PHOTO / STR]]>© AFPWed, 18 Mar 2015 07:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Bhutanese football fans watch ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25666572566657Bhutanese football fans watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup Preliminary Round qualifying match between Bhutan and Sri Lanka in Thimphu on March 17, 2015. Cheering fans poured onto the streets of Thimphu on March 17 as Bhutan, the world's lowest-ranked football team, pulled off a major shock to reach the second round of World Cup qualifying. Joyous supporters banged drums and chanted "Now we're not the worst team!" after the tiny Himalayan nation, rock-bottom at 209th in the FIFA rankings, stunned Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate. AFP PHOTO / STR]]>© AFPWed, 18 Mar 2015 06:48:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Bhutanese and Sri Lankan football players vie for the ball ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25662212566221Bhutanese and Sri Lankan football players vie for the ball during their 2018 FIFA World Cup Preliminary Round qualifying match in Thimphu on March 17, 2015. Cheering fans poured onto the streets of Thimphu on March 17 as Bhutan, the world's lowest-ranked football team, pulled off a major shock to reach the second round of World Cup qualifying. Joyous supporters banged drums and chanted "Now we're not the worst team!" after the tiny Himalayan nation, rock-bottom at 209th in the FIFA rankings, stunned Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate. AFP PHOTO / STR]]>© AFPTue, 17 Mar 2015 15:25:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Bhutanese and Sri Lankan football players vie for the ball ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25662202566220Bhutanese and Sri Lankan football players vie for the ball during their 2018 FIFA World Cup Preliminary Round qualifying match in Thimphu on March 17, 2015. Cheering fans poured onto the streets of Thimphu on March 17 as Bhutan, the world's lowest-ranked football team, pulled off a major shock to reach the second round of World Cup qualifying. Joyous supporters banged drums and chanted "Now we're not the worst team!" after the tiny Himalayan nation, rock-bottom at 209th in the FIFA rankings, stunned Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate. AFP PHOTO / STR]]>© AFPTue, 17 Mar 2015 15:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Indian football player Robin Singh (2R) Nepal's Bhola (R) vie for the ball ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25661992566199Indian football player Robin Singh (2R) Nepal's Bhola (R) vie for the ball during a qualifier match for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 at Dasrath Stadium in Kathmandu on March 17, 2015. The teams drew 0-0. AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA]]>© AFPTue, 17 Mar 2015 14:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[The Indian football team poses for a group photograph]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25661972566197The Indian football team poses for a group photograph during a qualifier match for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, match against India at Dasrath Stadium in Kathmandu on March 17, 2015.The teams drew 0-0. AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA]]>© AFPTue, 17 Mar 2015 14:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Indian and Nepalese football players vie for the ball ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25661942566194Indian and Nepalese football players vie for the ball during a qualifier match for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 at Dasrath Stadium in Kathmandu on March 17, 2015. The teams drew 0-0. AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA]]>© AFPTue, 17 Mar 2015 14:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Indian football player Robin Singh (L) and Nepal's Rabin Shrestha vie for the ball ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25661922566192Indian football player Robin Singh (L) and Nepal's Rabin Shrestha vie for the ball during a qualifier match for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 at Dasrath Stadium in Kathmandu on March 17, 2015. The teams drew 0-0. AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA]]>© AFPTue, 17 Mar 2015 14:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Indian football player Lalrindika Ralte (R) and Nepal's Anjan Bista vie for the ball ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25661912566191Indian football player Lalrindika Ralte (R) and Nepal's Anjan Bista vie for the ball during a qualifier match for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 at Dasrath Stadium in Kathmandu on March 17, 2015. The teams drew 0-0. AFP PHOTO / PRAKASH MATHEMA]]>© AFPTue, 17 Mar 2015 14:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=FIFA WC 2018 Prel. Comp. Asian Zone<![CDATA[Bhutanese football head coach Chokey Nima (L) gives instructions to players during a practice session ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25574932557493Bhutanese football head coach Chokey Nima (L) gives instructions to players during a practice session in Colombo on March 11, 2015. The tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, officially the worst team in international football, begins its first ever World Cup qualifying campaign March 12 on the balmy shores of the Indian Ocean. AFP PHOTO / LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI]]>© AFPWed, 11 Mar 2015 13:11:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Bhutanese football head coach Chokey Nima (L) gives instructions to players during a practice session]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25574892557489Bhutanese football head coach Chokey Nima (L) gives instructions to players during a practice session in Colombo on March 11, 2015. The tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, officially the worst team in international football, begins its first ever World Cup qualifying campaign March 12 on the balmy shores of the Indian Ocean. AFP PHOTO / LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI]]>© AFPWed, 11 Mar 2015 13:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[5th meeting of Russia 2018 LOC Board with FIFA participation]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#252494825249485th meeting of Russia 2018 LOC Board with FIFA participation]]>© LOCMon, 16 Feb 2015 21:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[CONCACAF draw for Russia 2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#25073962507396CONCACAF draw for Russia 2018]]>Fri, 16 Jan 2015 05:19:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Generation 2018 comes into play]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#25068922506892Young fans of the FIFA World Cup have become the first champions of the Generation 2018 project. On 13-14 January 2015, a children's mini-football tournament was held on the pitches of the St Petersburg Sports and Concert Complex, which welcomed teams from children's homes, general schools and youth-sports schools in the city of St Petersburg and the St Petersburg Region.
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© LOCWed, 14 Jan 2015 17:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Moscow has played host to the 6th meeting of the Management Board of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#24964322496432Moscow has played host to the 6th meeting of the Management Board of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee]]>© LOCFri, 26 Dec 2014 16:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The 2018 FIFA World Cup Official Emblem to be unveiled on 28th October]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#24800812480081The 2018 FIFA World Cup Official Emblem to be unveiled on 28th October]]>© LOCThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[4th LOC Board meeting with FIFA participation in Sochi]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#247737224773724th LOC Board meeting with FIFA participation in Sochi]]>© LOCFri, 21 Nov 2014 11:35:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Sochi Stadium for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24770352477035View of Sochi Stadium for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ before the LOC Management Board meeting on 20 november 2014]]>© FIFA.comThu, 20 Nov 2014 11:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Nizhny Novgorod]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#247688224768822018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Nizhny Novgorod]]>© LOCWed, 19 Nov 2014 19:41:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[People watch as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24630992463099People watch as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia in central Moscow on late October 28, 2014. AFP PHOTO/KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV]]>© AFPWed, 29 Oct 2014 07:48:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[A spectator takes a picture as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24630972463097A spectator takes a picture as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia in central Moscow on late October 28, 2014.AFP PHOTO/KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV]]>© AFPWed, 29 Oct 2014 07:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[People watch as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24630942463094People watch as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia in central Moscow on late October 28, 2014. . AFP PHOTO/KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV]]>© AFPWed, 29 Oct 2014 07:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[People watch as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24630932463093People watch as the facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia in central Moscow on late October 28, 2014.  AFP PHOTO/KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV]]>© AFPWed, 29 Oct 2014 07:38:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24630922463092The facade of the historical Bolshoi Theatre is illuminated with the official emblem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia in central Moscow on late October 28, 2014. World football boss Sepp Blatter on Tuesday opposed any boycott of the 2018 World Cup in Russia and backed the huge preparations undertaken by President Vladimir Putin's government for the mega event. AFP PHOTO/KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV]]>© AFPWed, 29 Oct 2014 07:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Official Emblem was revealed]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24630002463000<p>2018 FIFA World Cup Russia&trade; Official Emblem was revealed at a special TV show in Moscow attended by FIFA President Blatter, chairman of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) Vitaly Mutko, and 2006 FIFA World Cup&trade; champion Fabio Cannavaro. </p>
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2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Official Emblem was revealed at a special TV show in Moscow attended by FIFA President Blatter, chairman of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) Vitaly Mutko, and 2006 FIFA World Cup™ champion Fabio Cannavaro.

 

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© LOCTue, 28 Oct 2014 21:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Russian Sport Minister Vitaly Mutko, Moscows Mayor Sergey Sobyanin, Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter look on October 28, 2014 at a scale-model of Luzhniki stadium ]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24628702462870

From left: Russian Sport Minister Vitaly Mutko, Moscows Mayor Sergey Sobyanin, Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter look on October 28, 2014 at a scale-model of Luzhniki stadium during their visit in Moscow. AFP PHOTO / POOL / MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV

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© AFPTue, 28 Oct 2014 15:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter (2nd R) speaks on October 28, 2014 as Russian President Vladimir Putin (2nd L), First Vice Premier Igor Shuvalov (L) and Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko attend a council "Russia 2018" in Moscow]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24628692462869

FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter (2nd R) speaks on October 28, 2014 as Russian President Vladimir Putin (2nd L), First Vice Premier Igor Shuvalov (L) and Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko attend a council "Russia 2018" in Moscow. AFP PHOTO / POOL / MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV.

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© AFPTue, 28 Oct 2014 15:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Russian Sport Minister Vitaly Mutko, Moscow's Mayor Sergey Sobyanin, Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter look at the model of Luzhniki stadium during their inspection in Moscow]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24628102462810

From left to right:- Russian Sport Minister Vitaly Mutko, Moscow's Mayor Sergey Sobyanin, Russian President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter look at the model of Luzhniki stadium during their inspection in Moscow on October 28, 2014. AFP PHOTO / RIA NOVOSTI / KREMLIN POOL / MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV

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© AFPTue, 28 Oct 2014 15:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[The 2018 FIFA World Cup Official Emblem to be unveiled on 28th October]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24574712457471The 2018 FIFA World Cup Official Emblem to be unveiled on 28th October]]>© LOCWed, 15 Oct 2014 11:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Luzhniki stadium is currently undergoing deep renovation]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24564302456430Luzhniki stadium is currently undergoing deep renovation]]>© RIA NOVOSTIMon, 13 Oct 2014 17:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Konstantinovsky Palace to stage Preliminary Draw of the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#24553212455321Konstantinovsky Palace to stage Preliminary Draw of the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© RIA NOVOSTIFri, 10 Oct 2014 14:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Opening of the new Spartak Moscow stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#24366672436667Opening of the new Spartak Moscow stadium]]>© LOCFri, 05 Sep 2014 18:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The inaugural match at the Kazan Arena in Russia (Photo Courtesy: Ria Novosti)]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#24226622422662

The inaugural match at the Kazan Arena in Russia (Photo Courtesy: Ria Novosti)

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© RIA NOVOSTISun, 17 Aug 2014 19:09:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Samara]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#240739124073912018 FIFA World Cup stadium in Samara]]>© LOCTue, 22 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Evening of Russian culture at Copacabana]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#24037442403744Russia 2018 LOC Chairman Vitaly Mutko (L) and FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter (R) at the evening of Russian culture at Copacabana Palace, Rio de Janeiro]]>© Getty ImagesSat, 12 Jul 2014 05:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[5th Russia 2018 LOC Management Board meeting]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#234598423459845th Russia 2018 LOC Management Board meeting]]>© LOCThu, 29 May 2014 12:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#22668402266840The Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January.]]>© LOCWed, 29 Jan 2014 06:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#22668392266839The Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January.]]>© LOCWed, 29 Jan 2014 06:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#22668382266838The Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January.]]>© LOCWed, 29 Jan 2014 06:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#22666312266631Russia 2018 Organising Committee Management Board held its third meeting in Moscow on 28 January]]>© LOCTue, 28 Jan 2014 17:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Press-Conference after the 3rd LOC Board meeting with FIFA participation]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#22087682208768Jérôme Valcke and Vitaly Mutko on stage]]>© LOCTue, 29 Oct 2013 18:04:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[LOC holds 3rd Board Meeting for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#22085252208525LOC holds 3rd Board Meeting for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCTue, 29 Oct 2013 14:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Jérôme Valcke visits Kazan-Arena – first venue of the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#22078122207812Jérôme Valcke visits Kazan-Arena – first venue of the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCMon, 28 Oct 2013 21:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC exhibition at G-20 Summit in Saint Petersburg]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#21681382168138Russia 2018 LOC exhibition at G-20 Summit in Saint Petersburg]]>© LOCFri, 06 Sep 2013 08:35:45 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Arena-2018 have presented the Russia 2018 Host Cities with the «Stadium requirements handbook» during the workshop on 23-24 July]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#21404592140459

Arena-2018 have presented the Russia 2018 Host Cities with the «Stadium requirements handbook» during the workshop on 23-24 July

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© LOCFri, 26 Jul 2013 11:06:06 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC hosted the FIFA World Cup Park in Kazan]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#21381932138193Russia 2018 LOC hosted the FIFA World Cup Park in Kazan]]>© LOCFri, 19 Jul 2013 15:54:09 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia national team coach Fabio Capello visited Russia 2018's "Journey of Discovery" presentation at Maracana stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#21302122130212Russia national team coach Fabio Capello visited Russia 2018's "Journey of Discovery" presentation at Maracana stadium. Photo ITAR-TASS/Igor Varlamov]]>Mon, 01 Jul 2013 16:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee CEO Alexey Sorokin presents with the “Journey of Discovery” at Maracana stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#21302082130208Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee CEO Alexey Sorokin presents with the “Journey of Discovery” at Maracana stadium. Photo ITAR-TASS/Igor Varlamov]]>Mon, 01 Jul 2013 15:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The Russian government has sanctioned an Infrastructure Programme for hosting of the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#21122062112206The Russian government has sanctioned an Infrastructure Programme for hosting of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The decision was taken at a Russian government cabinet meeting on Thursday 13 June]]>© RIA NOVOSTITue, 18 Jun 2013 15:17:51 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Ricardo Trade, Jérôme Valcke, Alexey Sorokin and Hassan Abdulla Al Thawadi at IFA Summit in Rio de Janeiro]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#21120322112032Ricardo Trade, CEO of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil LOC, Jérôme Valcke, FIFA Secretary General, Alexey Sorokin, CEO of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia LOC and Hassan Abdulla Al Thawadi, CEO of the Qatar 2022 Supreme Committee at IFA Summit in Rio de Janeiro, 17 June 2013.]]>Tue, 18 Jun 2013 11:38:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia adopts law for 2018 FIFA World Cup and FIFA Confederations Cup 2017]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#21066012106601

Russia adopts law for 2018 FIFA World Cup and FIFA Confederations Cup 2017

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© LOCWed, 12 Jun 2013 14:28:53 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[2012 Annual Report on preparations for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ published]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#207824720782472012 Annual Report on preparations for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ published]]>© LOCMon, 13 May 2013 09:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 CEO spoke at the 76th annual AIPS Congress in Sochi]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20605392060539Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 CEO spoke at the 76th annual AIPS Congress in Sochi]]>© LOCThu, 18 Apr 2013 17:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 CEO, congratulated AIPS president Gianni Merlo with re-election as the head of International Sports media community]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20605222060522Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 CEO, congratulated AIPS president Gianni Merlo with re-election as the head of International Sports media community]]>© LOCThu, 18 Apr 2013 16:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexander Djordjadze, Deputy CEO of Russia 2018 LOC, provided an update on the preparations for hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Soccerex Forum in Machester]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20605182060518Alexander Djordjadze, Deputy CEO of Russia 2018 LOC, provided an update on the preparations for hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Soccerex Forum in Machester]]>© LOCThu, 18 Apr 2013 15:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexander Djordjadze, Deputy CEO of Russia 2018 LOC, provided an update on the preparations for hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Soccerex Forum in Machester]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20605172060517Alexander Djordjadze, Deputy CEO of Russia 2018 LOC, provided an update on the preparations for hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Soccerex Forum in Machester]]>© LOCThu, 18 Apr 2013 15:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Addressing leading sports journalists from 118 countries, Alexey Sorokin promised the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia will be “a journey of discovery”]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20605112060511Addressing leading sports journalists from 118 countries, Alexey Sorokin promised the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia will be “a journey of discovery”]]>© LOCThu, 18 Apr 2013 15:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 CEO spoke at the 76th annual AIPS Congress in Sochi]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20605102060510Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 CEO spoke at the 76th annual AIPS Congress in Sochi]]>© LOCThu, 18 Apr 2013 15:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Addressing leading sports journalists from 118 countries, Alexey Sorokin promised the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia will be “a journey of discovery”]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20605072060507Addressing leading sports journalists from 118 countries, Alexey Sorokin promised the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia will be “a journey of discovery”]]>© LOCThu, 18 Apr 2013 15:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504462050446Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504452050445Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504442050444Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504432050443Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504422050442Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Attending the launch of the exhibit was Russia’s Sports Minister and the chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC, Vitaly Mutko]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504412050441Attending the launch of the exhibit was Russia’s Sports Minister and the chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC, Vitaly Mutko]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:14:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Attending the launch of the exhibit was Russia’s Sports Minister and the chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC, Vitaly Mutko]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504382050438Attending the launch of the exhibit were Russia’s Sports Minister and the chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC, Vitaly Mutko (second right) and CEO of Russia 2018 LOC Alexey Sorokin (left)]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504372050437Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:05:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504352050435Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 14:03:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20504192050419Russia 2018 LOC has staged an exhibit focusing on 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCFri, 29 Mar 2013 13:26:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA and the Russia 2018 LOC held a workshop in Moscow for the Russia 2018 host cities looking at staging a FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20448052044805FIFA and the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee (LOC) held a workshop in Moscow for the Russia 2018 host cities looking at staging a FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014.]]>© LOCMon, 25 Mar 2013 09:06:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA and the Russia 2018 LOC held a workshop in Moscow for the Russia 2018 host cities looking at staging a FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20447902044790FIFA and the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee (LOC) held a workshop in Moscow for the Russia 2018 host cities looking at staging a FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014.]]>© LOCMon, 25 Mar 2013 09:03:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA and Russia 2018 LOC held a workshop in Moscow for the Russian host cities looking at staging a FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20400692040069FIFA and the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ Local Organising Committee (LOC) held a workshop in Moscow for the Russia 2018 host cities looking at staging a FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014.]]>© LOCMon, 25 Mar 2013 08:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, CEO of Russia 2018 LOC, and Ralph Straus, FIFA’s Head of Strategy and Brand Management , opened the host city work shop on FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20400732040073Alexey Sorokin, CEO of Russia 2018 LOC, and Ralph Straus, FIFA’s Head of Strategy and Brand Management , opened the host city work shop on FIFA Fan Fest™ in 2014]]>© LOCMon, 25 Mar 2013 08:53:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Igor Akinfeev (L) holds a new national team's record for 753 consecutive minutes without conceding a goal]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#20232762023276Igor Akinfeev (L) holds a new national team's record for 753 consecutive minutes without conceding a goal]]>© RIA NOVOSTIFri, 01 Mar 2013 15:16:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Igor Akinfeev (second left) is going to be one of the leaders of Russian national team for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on the home ground]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#20232682023268Igor Akinfeev (second left) is going to be one of the leaders of Russian national team for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on the home ground]]>Fri, 01 Mar 2013 14:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[A picture taken in Saransk, the capital of Russia's republic of Mordovia, on February 25, 2013, shows a construction site of a new football satdium of FC Saransk.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20181242018124A picture taken in Saransk, the capital of Russia's republic of Mordovia, on February 25, 2013, shows a construction site of a new football satdium of FC Saransk. The city of 300,000 situated in the Volga river basin was world football ruling body FIFA's most unexpected choice when the list of the 2018 World Cup host cities was announced by the organisers in September 2012. AFP PHOTO / ANDREY SMIRNOV]]>© AFPTue, 26 Feb 2013 07:59:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[A picture taken in Saransk, the capital of Russia's republic of Mordovia, on February 25, 2013, shows a construction site of a new football satdium of FC Saransk]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#20181232018123A picture taken in Saransk, the capital of Russia's republic of Mordovia, on February 25, 2013, shows a construction site of a new football satdium of FC Saransk. The city of 300,000 situated in the Volga river basin was world football ruling body FIFA's most unexpected choice when the list of the 2018 World Cup host cities was announced by the organisers in September 2012. AFP PHOTO / ANDREY SMIRNOV]]>© AFPTue, 26 Feb 2013 07:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO, and Hugh Robertson, minister of sport of the United Kingdom, discussed the global sports events management and preparations]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20146702014670Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO, and Hugh Robertson, minister of sport of the United Kingdom, discussed the global sports events management and preparations]]>© LOCMon, 18 Feb 2013 15:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO (left to right), Hugh Robertson, minister of sport of the United Kingdom, and Nikolay Tikhomirov, Russia’s ministry of sport director]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20146562014656Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO (left to right), Hugh Robertson, minister of sport of the United Kingdom, and Nikolay Tikhomirov, Russia’s ministry of sport director]]>© LOCMon, 18 Feb 2013 15:22:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO (right), and Lord Sebastian Coe (left), London 2012 legacy ambassador, discussed the global sport events in London]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/photos/index.html#20146372014637Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO (right), and Lord Sebastian Coe (left), London 2012 legacy ambassador, discussed the global sport events in London]]>© LOCMon, 18 Feb 2013 14:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=LOC Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[The FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russia's Minister of sports Vitaly Mutko (right) discussed 2018 FIFA World Cup preparations]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#19922611992261

The FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russia's Minister of sports Vitaly Mutko (right) discussed 2018 FIFA World Cup preparations in Saint Petersburg on January 19, 2013

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© RIA NOVOSTITue, 22 Jan 2013 07:50:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Samara got approval for a new location of the 2018 FIFA World Cup stadium]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#19733021973302Samara got approval for a new location of the 2018 FIFA World Cup stadium]]>© LOCMon, 17 Dec 2012 10:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin (left), Russia 2018 LOC CEO, took part in Dubai summit on the host cities of upcoming major sporting events.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#19659181965918Alexey Sorokin (left), Russia 2018 LOC CEO, took part in Dubai summit on the host cities of upcoming major sporting events.]]>© LOCWed, 05 Dec 2012 07:18:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Vitaly Mutko (centre), Chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC and Russia's Minister of Sport, held a number of meeting on the development of investment programme for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#19601281960128Vitaly Mutko (centre), Chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC and Russia's Minister of Sport, held a number of meeting on the development of investment programme for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Vitaly Mutko (centre), Chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC and Russia's Minister of Sport, held a number of meeting on the development of investment programme for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#19601271960127Vitaly Mutko (centre), Chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC and Russia's Minister of Sport, held a number of meeting on the development of investment programme for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>Fri, 30 Nov 2012 13:01:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Vitaly Mutko (centre), Chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC and Russia's Minister of Sport, held a number of meeting on the development of investment programme for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#19601221960122Vitaly Mutko (centre), Chairman of the Russia 2018 LOC and Russia's Minister of Sport, held a number of meeting on the development of investment programme for 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>Fri, 30 Nov 2012 12:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#19580181958018Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO (fourth from the left) has presented progress on preparation for 2018 FIFA World Cup to European Clubs Association (ECA) ExCo members during its meeting in Moscow on 27 November.]]>© LOCTue, 27 Nov 2012 07:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Media briefing following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee Board meeting...]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#19509631950963Media briefing following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee Board meeting with FIFA participation in Saint Petersburg]]>© LOCSun, 25 Nov 2012 11:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Media briefing following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee Board meeting...]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#19509621950962Media briefing following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee Board meeting with FIFA participation in Saint Petersburg]]>© LOCSun, 25 Nov 2012 11:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Media briefing following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee Board meeting...]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#19509611950961Media briefing following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Local Organising Committee Board meeting with FIFA participation in Saint Petersburg]]>© LOCSun, 25 Nov 2012 11:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Second meeting of the Russia 2018 LOC Board with FIFA participation took place in Saint Petersburg]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#19326891932689Second meeting of the Russia 2018 LOC Board with FIFA participation took place in Saint Petersburg]]>© LOCTue, 20 Nov 2012 10:40:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Host Cities representatives learn from Poland's EURO-2012 experience]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17989621798962

2018 FIFA World Cup Host Cities representatives visited Warsaw, Wroclaw and Gdansk to learn the experience of hosting international football tournament from local authorities. 

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© LOCTue, 30 Oct 2012 09:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Meeting between Russia 2018 LOC and Ukraine's UEFA EURO 2012 Organising Committee]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17860911786091

Representatives from Ukraine's UEFA EURO 2012 Organising Committee - Markiyan Lubkivskyi,
tournament director (left), and Ivan Fedorenko, deputy operational director - are ready to share their experience with Alexey Sorokin (center), Russia 2018 LOC CEO.
 

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© LOCTue, 16 Oct 2012 18:04:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Строительство стадиона футбольного клуба "Спартак" в Москве]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17834541783454Пять стадионов Чемпионата мира по футболу FIFA 2018, включая московскую арену футбольного клуба "Спартак" (на фото), а также стадионы в Санкт-Петербурге, Казани, Сочи и Саранске, уже сейчас полчили вполне реальные очертания.]]>© LOCFri, 12 Oct 2012 10:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[A working meeting took place in Moscow with the aim of making sure stadia are ready and on schedule]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17832481783248A working meeting took place in Moscow with the aim of making sure stadia are ready and on schedule.]]>Thu, 11 Oct 2012 19:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Governor of Samara Region Nikolai Merkushkin]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17827241782724Nikolai Merkushkin, governor of Samara region, is confident that hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup will boost Samara modernisation]]>© LOCWed, 10 Oct 2012 14:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Celebration on Weiner street in Ekaterinburg]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17827231782723Governor Evgeny Kuyvashev and Ekaterinburg city administration celebrate on Weiner street with crowds of locals]]>© LOCWed, 10 Oct 2012 14:33:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Nizhny Novgorod fans]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17827211782721Hundreds of people came to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup Host Cities announcement live]]>© LOCWed, 10 Oct 2012 14:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Nizhny Novgorod’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Host City poster]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17827201782720Nizhny Novgorod’s Host City poster was unveiled during the ceremony]]>© LOCWed, 10 Oct 2012 14:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Fireworks in the night sky of Nizhny Novgorod]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17827191782719Nizhny Novgorod celebrates beneath the ancient walls of city’s Kremlin]]>© LOCWed, 10 Oct 2012 14:27:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Football fans gathered on Theater square in Rostov-on-Don]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154611715461Football fans gathered on Theater square in Rostov-on-Don]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 12:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Large celebration around the 2018 Host Cities Announcement took place on Minin and Pozharskiy square in Nizhny Novgorod]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154591715459Large celebration around the 2018 Host Cities Announcement took place on Minin and Pozharskiy square in Nizhny Novgorod]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 12:12:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[A fan gets the name of Ekaterinburg painted on the face to demonstrate his support for the city]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154551715455A fan gets the name of Ekaterinburg painted on the face to demonstrate his support for the city]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 12:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Hundreds of people came to celebrate to Volgograd’s Central Embankment, which in six years could become a Fan Fest site of 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154521715452Hundreds of people came to celebrate to Volgograd’s Central Embankment, which in six years could become a Fan Fest site of 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 12:08:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[True celebration in Volgograd]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154501715450True celebration in Volgograd]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 12:06:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Head of Republic Mordovia Vladimir Volkov (left)]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154441715444Head of Republic Mordovia Vladimir Volkov (left)]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 12:02:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Kaliningrad watchs 2018 FIFA World Cup Host Cities announcement live]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154431715443Kaliningrad watchs 2018 FIFA World Cup Host Cities announcement live]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 12:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Nikolay Tsukanov, Governor of Kaliningrad Region (left) celebrates the good news with the citizens]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154421715442Nikolay Tsukanov, Governor of Kaliningrad Region (left) celebrates the good news with the citizens]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Kaliningrad citizens came to support their hometown]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154401715440Kaliningrad citizens came to support their hometown]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Together for one goal]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154381715438Together for one goal]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:55:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Live link: Moscow - Samara]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154371715437Live link: Moscow - Samara]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:54:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Samara fans look forward for a great football celebration in 2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154361715436Samara fans look forward for a great football celebration in 2018]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:52:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Samara fans are famous all around Russia as passionate football enthusiasts]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154351715435Samara fans are famous all around Russia as passionate football enthusiasts]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:51:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Youth of Kazan awaits the World Cup football celebration]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154341715434Youth of Kazan awaits the World Cup football celebration]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:48:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Kazan dream team supporters]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154321715432Kazan dream team supporters]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:46:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Students of Kazan universities came to support the city at the 2018 FIFA World Cup announcement]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154301715430Students of Kazan universities came to support the city at the 2018 FIFA World Cup announcement]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:44:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Sochi football fans set live figure «2018» on the pitch]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154281715428Sochi football fans set live figure «2018» on the pitch]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:42:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154261715426Sochi’s youth will witness the world’s greatest sporting event in their city 2018]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:39:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Saint Petersburg celebrates becoming a Host City for the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154251715425SaintPetersburg celebrates becoming a Host City for the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:37:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Saint Petersburg celebrates becoming a Host City for the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154241715424SaintPetersburg celebrates becoming a Host City for the 2018 FIFA World Cup]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:35:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Description]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17154041715404Description]]>© LOCThu, 04 Oct 2012 11:24:07 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter speaks during a news conference in Moscow on September 30]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17122061712206FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter speaks during a news conference in Moscow on September 30, 2012. Russia and FIFA unveiled the 11 cities from the Baltic to the Urals that will host the 2018 World Cup. AFP PHOTO / YURI KADOBNOV]]>© AFPSun, 30 Sep 2012 10:28:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russian Minister of Sports and FIFA Executive Committee Member Vitaly Mutko during a news conference in Moscow]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17122051712205

Russian Minister of Sports and FIFA Executive Committee Member Vitaly Mutko

speaks during a news conference in Moscow on September 30, 2012. Russia and FIFA unveiled the 11 cities from the Baltic to the Urals that will host the 2018 World Cup. AFP PHOTO / YURI KADOBNOV]]>
© AFPSun, 30 Sep 2012 10:23:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Jérôme Valcke, FIFA Secretary General speaks during a news conference in Moscow on September 30]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17122041712204Jérôme Valcke, FIFA Secretary General speaks during a news conference in Moscow on September 30, 2012. Russia and FIFA on Saturday unveiled the 11 cities from the Baltic to the Urals that will host the 2018 World Cup. AFP PHOTO / YURI KADOBNOV]]>© AFPSun, 30 Sep 2012 10:17:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17118811711881Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 21:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17118631711863Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 21:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17118651711865Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 20:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17118641711864Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 20:58:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17118341711834Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 20:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17117961711796Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 19:37:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17117981711798Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 19:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17117971711797Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 19:36:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17117791711779Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 19:23:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17117771711777Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 19:20:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17117621711762Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 19:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Host City Announcement for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17117561711756Eleven Host Cities have been announced for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ on 29 September 2012 at a ceremony in Moscow.]]>© LOCSat, 29 Sep 2012 19:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17096421709642FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>© Foto-netWed, 26 Sep 2012 11:15:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17096401709640FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>© Foto-netWed, 26 Sep 2012 11:14:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17096391709639FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>© Foto-netWed, 26 Sep 2012 11:13:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17096381709638FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>© Foto-netWed, 26 Sep 2012 11:12:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17096371709637FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>© Foto-netWed, 26 Sep 2012 11:11:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Russia 2018 LOC officially handed-over the technical report on 2018 FIFA World Cup™ candidate host cities at FIFA headquarters in Zurich]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/photos/index.html#17096351709635Russian Minister of Sport and chairman of the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC), Vitaly Mutko, and Local Organising Committee CEO, Alexey Sorokin officially handed overthe technical report on the thirteen 2018 FIFA World Cup™ candidate host cities to FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on 26 September 2012]]>© Foto-netWed, 26 Sep 2012 11:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Competition Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#17026871702687Оргкомитет«Россия-2018» и«Арена-2018» провели первый семинар с
участием представителей строящихся стадионов]]>
© LOCMon, 17 Sep 2012 16:47:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ exhibition stand visitors play the FIFA World Cup™ quiz at Russia 2018 exhibition stand]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#169586216958622018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ exhibition stand visitors play the FIFA World Cup™ quiz at Russia 2018 exhibition stand]]>© LOCWed, 05 Sep 2012 16:35:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[FIFA World Cup™ official balls presented at Russia 2018 exhibition stand]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#16958601695860FIFA World Cup™ official balls presented at Russia 2018 exhibition stand]]>© LOCWed, 05 Sep 2012 16:32:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[More than 2,000 media representatives from 21 country work at the 2012 APEC summit where the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ stand is located]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#16958581695858More than 2,000 media representatives from 21 country work at the 2012 APEC summit where the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ stand is located]]>© LOCWed, 05 Sep 2012 16:31:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ hosting concept interactive display]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#169585616958562018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ hosting concept interactive display]]>© LOCWed, 05 Sep 2012 16:29:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ exhibition stand at the APEC summit in Vladivostok, Russia]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#169585416958542018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ exhibition stand at the APEC summit in Vladivostok, Russia]]>© LOCWed, 05 Sep 2012 16:24:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[2018 FIFA World Cup Russia host cities will be announced on September 29 in Moscow]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#169562516956252018 FIFA World Cup Russia host cities will be announced on September 29 in Moscow]]>© LOCWed, 05 Sep 2012 10:07:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Премьер-министр Дмитрий Медведев ознакомился с ходом подготовки к ЧМ-2018]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#16940701694070
Премьер-министр Дмитрий Медведев ознакомился с ходом подготовки к ЧМ-2018]]>
© RIA NOVOSTISun, 02 Sep 2012 20:00:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Kids from candidate host cities play in Samara]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#16908191690819Kids from candidate host cities play in Samara]]>© LOCWed, 29 Aug 2012 11:11:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Samara Region hosted youth tournament for Candidate Host Cities of 2018 FIFA World Cup™]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#16908181690818
Samara Region hosted youth tournament for Candidate Host Cities of 2018 FIFA World Cup™]]>
© LOCWed, 29 Aug 2012 11:10:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)
<![CDATA[Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO, and Jürgen Müller, Head of FIFA World Cups 2014, 2018 and 2022 headed delegation during inspection visits to all Candidate Host Cities.]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#16588141658814Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO, and Jürgen Müller, Head of FIFA World Cups 2014, 2018 and 2022 headed delegation during inspection visits to all Candidate Host Cities.]]>© LOCMon, 02 Jul 2012 11:56:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)<![CDATA[Jürgen Müller, Head of FIFA World Cups 2014, 2018 and 2022, Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO, and Sergey Bozhenov, Governor of Volgograd Region (left to right), at the stadium presentation]]>http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/destination/photos/index.html#16545481654548Jürgen Müller, Head of FIFA World Cups 2014, 2018 and 2022, Alexey Sorokin, Russia 2018 LOC CEO, and Sergey Bozhenov, Governor of Volgograd Region (left to right), at the stadium presentation]]>© LOCFri, 22 Jun 2012 17:57:00 GMT Area=Tournament Section=Destination Kind=Photo Tournament=2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TM)