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On viewing the 2018 FIFA World Cup opening match in the Russian Embassy

On viewing the 2018 FIFA World Cup opening match in the Russian Embassy

 

 

The viewing of the 2018 FIFA World Cup opening match between team Russia and team Saudi Arabia, hosted by the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of South Africa in cooperation with South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) and “Ikwekwezi” radio station, went in friendly and festive atmosphere. Foreign Ambassadors, diplomats, as well as journalists actively cheered for team Russia and sincerely rejoiced over its impressive victory with a score 5:0.

Before the broadcast of the opening match an award ceremony for team SAFA took place on the occasion of its triumph at the 1st BRICS Embassies Football Tournament. Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of South Africa Mikhail Petrakov solemnly presented the team SAFA coach with the grand prize - the official ball of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.


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