World Cup 2018

For Sochi, the excitement doesn’t end with 2014. After a few year hiatus, Russia’s resort city will be back on the world stage as it hosts the 2018 World Cup. And when a city in the biggest country hosts the largest event of the world’s most popular sport, there is no limit to the amount of excitement to be had. Matches will take place in the still new, and hardly used, Fisht Olympic Stadium in front of nearly 48,000 of the luckiest football fans in the world. Don’t miss your chance to be one of the 48,000. Come to Sochi in the summer of 2018 for the football, stay for everything else the city has to offer and come back many times after you have fallen in love with paradise on the Black Sea.

Latest news about the World Cup 2018:

Paraguay’s Riveros keeping the faith Experienced Paraguay midfielder Cristian Riveros, a veteran of the 2006 and 2010 FIFA World Cups, speaks about La Albirroja's hopes of salvaging their Russia 2018 campaign, as the final qualifiers loom.
Video Vault: Canada's maiden World Cup In the latest instalment of the FIFA World Cup Video Vault series, FIFA.com revisits Canada reaching their first and, to date, only global finals, at Mexico 1986.
Ramirez: I wouldn't enjoy the World Cup in Russia without Ecuador When Cristian Ramirez signed for Russian side FC Krasnodar towards the end of 2016, he already had the 2018 FIFA World Cup on his mind.
Hero Joubert reflects on Luxembourg's rise Jonathan Joubert, the Luxembourg goalkeeper who shut out France in the recent 0-0 draw in World Cup qualifying, speaks to FIFA.com about that historic result and the Roud Léiwen's rise on the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking.
Victor Montagliani elected as Chairman of the Board of Directors of FIFA Ticketing AG FIFA vice-president Victor Montagliani has been elected by the extraordinary General Assembly and the Board of Directors of FIFA Ticketing AG as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of FIFA Ticketing AG.