Russian President Vladimir Putin will not be able to watch the match of the World Cup between Russia and Egypt on Tuesday, but he will follow the play on the news. This was announced on Monday by the press-secretary of the head of state Dmitry Peskov.
«Tomorrow he will be in Minsk and, probably, he is unlikely to get a chance to watch live. But, probably, he will see some highlights in the news, of course, and will certainly be interested in the course of the match, «Peskov said.
In response to the question, will Putin find time in his schedule to watch the match, he said that «tomorrow is a very busy work in Minsk.»
The second match for the Russian team in the group stage of the championship will be held on Tuesday, June 19, in St. Petersburg, where the hostess of the championship will meet with the Egyptian team.