Know More About The Obstacles That Russia Faces In The Upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018
Only less than a year more to go before Russia hosts one of the biggest sporting events ever played in the planet which is the FIFA World Cup, this is now the perfect time for us to discuss some of the challenges that may come the way of every team who will face Russia in the said tournament. For those of you out there who might be thinking about the possible reason why we are sharing this information to you, we tell you that this is because we feel obligated to tell you what we know about Russia and its preparation for the upcoming FIFA World Cup, being fans of the said event. In order for you to be updated when it comes to the latest happenings regarding the preparations for FIFA World Cup 2018, we present to you this article containing several of the obstacles people are afraid of before the very first kick off.
When you happen to be huge fan of the game to the point that you keep yourself in touch with the news and storied circling around one of the biggest sporting event in the world, we are sure that you know about the controversy that marred the previous World Cups which were held in Brazil and South Africa, with regards to the conditions of building the stadiums and how there are plans of continuing its usage even after the event has ended. When it comes to Russia, the host for next year’s FIFA World Cup tournament, they are trying to learn a thing or two from the past mistakes done by Brazil and South Africa when they hosted the said sporting event and it seems that the twelve stadiums prepared for the said event are either done or almost completed. However, questions have been raised with regards to the conditions faced by the workers who are hired to make the necessary preparations.
You should know by now that Russia is one of the countries that are facing negative publicity with the western media outlet and we are sure that they will be one charm offensive to give the fans of the sport an experience they will never ever forget. One of the move taken by Russia is to ensure the fans good experience is to have all the people involved in the preparation for the event be able to speak in English hence, they have the front-line volunteers, the police and even the paramedics take English lessons, not to mention they also offer free travel for those ticket holders in between stadiums. But then again, we all know that Russia is one of the countries across the globe that is not used to having a huge volume of foreign visitors to visit their country all at once. And also, there goes the fact that Russian football has frequently been tainted with controversy regarding racism, something that even Dr Moshe Kantor, a prominent anti-racism campaigner has raised out, and truly, this is quite troubling for fans.