The Greatest Hindrances Being Faced By Russia – FIFA World Cup 2018 FAQS
If you are one of the many people who are excited and already in hype for the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018 which will happen less than a year to go hosted by Russia, you can say that this is now the right time for us to talk about the possible challenges or the obstacles being faced by the said event. For those of you out there who might be thinking about the possible reason why we are sharing this information to you, we tell you that this is because we feel obligated to tell you what we know about Russia and its preparation for the upcoming FIFA World Cup, being fans of the said event. In this article, what we will be doing is that we will list down some of the greatest challenges that the country may face which people are so concerned about even prior the first kick-off
For those of you out there who love the game of football, for sure, you already know about the situation regarding the two World Cups in the past which were hosted by South Africa and Brazil wherein they are marred by controversy due to the building of the stadiums and how there are plans of using these stadiums right after the event was finished. As for Russia that will host the 2018 tournament, it seems that it trying to learn from the mistakes of the two past host countries, and the twelve stadiums that they are building just for the said event are now either completed or already close to completion. However, questions have been raised with regards to the conditions faced by the workers who are hired to make the necessary preparations.
With so much negative publicity about Russia especially in western media outlets, it is to be expected to have a charm offensive that will give the football fans the best experience they can ever have. Today, every single person who is involve in the preparation and the event itself, like the paramedics, the police and even the front-line volunteers, are given English lessons so that they can communicate well with the fans plus, they also offer free travel from one stadium to another to those who are ticket holders. But then again, we all know that Russia is one of the countries across the globe that is not used to having a huge volume of foreign visitors to visit their country all at once. Not to mention the fact that Russian football has often been marred with controversy regarding racism, something that even the prominent anti-racism campaigners such as Dr Moshe Kantor have spoken out against, and yes, this is quite a concern for many, fans at most.