FIFA committed to 2018 World Cup in Russia

FIFA remains committed to the 2018 World Cup in Russia and says a boycott would not be an effective way of reducing tensions in the region, soccer`s world governing body said on Friday.

Floods led to World Cup 2018 stadium switch

Fatal flooding indirectly led to a planned World Cup 2018 stadium in the Russian city of Samara being relocated to a new site.

Jubilant Russia counts cost of World Cup

Russia basked in the limelight Friday as the future first-time host of the World Cup in 2018, but media questioned how the country will pay the bill which they said could reach 50 billion dollars.

Jubilant Russia counts cost of World Cup

Russia basked in the limelight Friday as the future first-time host of the World Cup in 2018, but media questioned how the country will pay the bill which they said could reach 50 billion dollars.

Russia, Qatar triumph at FIFA World Cup vote

Russia and the tiny Gulf state of Qatar were awarded the 2018 and 2022 World Cups respectively after an acrimonious bidding war.

Russia, Qatar triumph at FIFA World Cup vote

Russia and the tiny Gulf state of Qatar were awarded the 2018 and 2022 World Cups respectively after an acrimonious bidding war.

Putin rushing to Zurich to celebrate World Cup bid win

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is rushing to Zurich to meet FIFA officials following Russia winning the bid to host World Cup in 2018.

Putin rushing to Zurich to celebrate World Cup bid win

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is rushing to Zurich to meet FIFA officials following Russia winning the bid to host World Cup in 2018.