2018 World Cup's opening match stirs up Bui Vien Walking Street

2018 World Cup's opening match stirs up Bui Vien Walking Street

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.
Number of tourists to Russia for World Cup surges

Number of tourists to Russia for World Cup surges

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.
Coach calls teams for World Cup

Coach calls teams for World Cup

New national head coach Nguyen Huu Thang yesterday named 32 players who will gather in Hà Nội this weekend to prepare for the 2018 World Cup qualifying matches.
Football: Bin Hammam denies Spain-Portugal support

Football: Bin Hammam denies Spain-Portugal support

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.
FIFA probing World Cup vote corruption report

FIFA probing World Cup vote corruption report

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.
FA chief resigns from bid chairman role over bribe claims

FA chief resigns from bid chairman role over bribe claims

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.