Last night, the 2018 World Cup was kicked off in Russia. In HCMC, many international tourists enjoyed the opening ceremony of the 2018 World Cup and the opening match between the host country –Russia and Saudi Arabia in the Bui Vien Walking Street (called backpackers area) in District 1 through large-sized flat-screen TVs.
The number of Vietnamese visitors to Russia in this summer for the 2018 World Cup is forecast to grow to 50-60 percent, compared to the same period last year, said domestic travel companies on June 10.
NICOSIA, Nov 27, 2010 (AFP) - Asian Football Federation (AFC) president Mohamed Bin Hammam on Saturday strongly denied reports that he had agreed to back the Spain-Portugal bid to host the 2018 World Cup.
LONDON, Oct 17, 2010 (AFP) - A FIFA investigation was under way on Sunday after a British newspaper reported senior officials had offered to sell their votes in the bidding race for the 2018 World Cup.
LONDON (AFP) – Lord Triesman resigned as chairman of England's bid to host the 2018 World Cup finals according to the BBC after it was revealed in the 'Mail on Sunday' he had claimed that Spain and Russia were planning to bribe referees at June's World Cup finals.