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:

Fucile: This is no time to panic After seeing a dominant start in South American qualifying melt away, Uruguayan defender Jorge Fucile tells FIFA.com they need to stay focused and calm as they bid to reach 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
The breakthrough Bleus in numbers Adrenaline junkies, fruit machines, polls, droppings and helf from afar feature as FIFA.com reviews France’s FIFA World Cup conquest in statistics.
Holders humbled by Letchkov’s legendary header Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. We continue with a look back to the diving header that took Bulgaria to the 1994 semi-finals.
Wheelchair user Sachkov lauds Confeds facilities With the opening of Spartak Moscow's new stadium, we hear from Paralympic athlete Andrei Sachkov on how the facilities shape up for disabled people and how he intends to visit Russia 2017 thanks to FIFA's Special Access Tickets.
Peruvian greats inspiring free-scoring Flores Having learned from the greats of the past, Edison Flores is now trying to use his inspiration to ignite Peru's charge for a FIFA World Cup spot as they chase a play-off place.