12/02/2018

Vladimir Putin discusses preparations for World Cup with FIFA head

Vladimir Putin discusses preparations for World Cup with FIFA head
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Russia President Vladimir Putin met with president of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Gianni Infantino at the Kremlin, TASS reports.

Preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup RussiaTM were discussed at the meeting.

Earlier on Monday, Presidential Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said Russia continues to prepare and is almost completely ready for the FIFA World Cup. "These and other issues will be discussed with Mr Infantino," he said.

Mr Peskov also said that the Russian leader has "very good personal and constructive relations" with the FIFA president.

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