Suspension of FIFA's Jerome​ Valcke won't impact Russia's World Cup plans: Minister

The suspension of Jerome Valcke, FIFA`s secretary general, will not impact Russia`s plans to host the 2018 World Cup, Vitaly Mutko, Russia`s sports minister, said on Friday, the TASS agency reported. 

Reuters| Updated: Sep 18, 2015, 15:48 PM IST
Suspension of FIFA's Jerome​ Valcke won't impact Russia's World Cup plans: Minister

London: The suspension of Jerome Valcke, FIFA`s secretary general, will not impact Russia`s plans to host the 2018 World Cup, Vitaly Mutko, Russia`s sports minister, said on Friday, the TASS agency reported. 

"All major decisions about the World Cup have been taken: the concept behind it and the budget have been approved, the schedule of the tournament is determined," TASS cited Mutko as saying.