The Football World Cup in Russia will be organized at the highest level, Dmitry Peskov, the press secretary ща the president said.
«It will be a world football festival … Despite what anyone says. And this will be the best World Cup in football, which was ever organized on Earth,» Peskov said at the margins of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
The Football World Cup will be held in Russia from 14 June to 15 July in 11 cities: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-Don, Sochi, Kazan, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Nizhny Novgorod and Yekaterinburg.
Previously, Peskov hinted at the date of the direct line of the head of state Vladimir Putin. According to him, citizens will be able to ask questions to the leader before the start of the main sporting event in the country — the World Cup.
«A direct line» of Putin will be held before the start of the World Cup,» Peskov explained.