04 July

Local time (MSK)


News conference by Nizhny Novgorod's Department for International Relations Director Olga GUSEVA: Ensuring success of 2018 World Cup in Nizhny Novgorod through international cooperation.


News conference by Chair of the State Duma Committee for Physical Education, Sport, Tourism and Youth Affairs Mikhail DEGTYAREV by video link connecting city press centers in all 2018 FIFA World Cup host cities.

The news conference will take place at the Moscow City Press Center (Column Hall, House of Unions, 1 Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street).

For the convenience of the media, and due to time constraints, we ask that you submit your questions in advance at media@footballcitymediacenter.ru, with "Questions for Mikhail Degtyarev" in the subject line.


A ride on the retro tram along the track that was laid back in 1896 — down the merchants' Rozhdestvenskaya Street and the city tram circle embracing almost the entire historical part of Nizhny Novgorod. The tour includes a visit to the Museum of Transport History, where one can see replicas of the first electric trams and trolleybuses.

Meeting at 15:40 at the City Press Center. Contact: Yekaterina Semukhina, +7 (991) 393-50-55.


Fans help establish business ties with Nizhny Novgorod
Fans help establish business ties with Nizhny Novgorod
Ensuring success of 2018 World Cup in Nizhny Novgorod through international cooperation
News conference by Mikhail Degtyarev by video link in 10 City Press Centers