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. If you are wondering why we are saying this to you, well, that is due to the fact that Russia is known for being a country that is not far away from all sorts of big news and stories. And because we want you to know about things concerning Russia and the event it will host which is FIFA World Cup, we will share to you few of the obstacles that people are wary about before the start of the game.
If you are always updated with the latest happenings in the world of football, then for sure, you know that the previous two World Cups which was held at South Africa and Brazil were hindered in controversy, most especially when it comes to the conditions involved in the building of the stadiums and how these stadiums are continued to be used even after the event. As for Russia that will host the 2018 tournament, it seems that it trying to learn from the mistakes of the two past host countries, and the twelve stadiums that they are building just for the said event are now either completed or already close to completion. Here now comes the questions of many who are wondering about the conditions or the situations faced by the workers.
With so much negative publicity about Russia especially in western media outlets, it is to be expected to have a charm offensive that will give the football fans the best experience they can ever have. 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. However, as we all know, Russia is one of the countries around the world that is not used to having tons of people coming and going 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.