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British singer Robbie Williams has advised the national team of Russia on football to pray for a miracle at the home world Championships. Words by Wednesday, June 13, leads TASS.
“Pray for a miracle. As a fan of the England team, I will do the same,” said Williams.
The singer admitted that he expects the victory of the English at the world Cup. “This time I’m waiting for something like this, in the first match England will open the scoring in the first half, the whole country will merge in unison: “Yes! We will win!” In the second half, England will miss twice, and we are all very upset. If you’re rooting for England, you’re always extremely disappointed,” he concluded.
A similar proposal to the fans and asked the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Kirill. “I hope this big event is a success and a positive impact on the morale of our people. Of course, this will largely depend on the game of our team. But then we can only hope and pray that everything was right and decent, and, of course, rely on the preparation of our athletes”, — said the Patriarch.
14 June as part of the opening ceremony of the world Cup 2018 in “Luzhniki” will be Williams and Russian singer Aida Garifullina. At 18:00 Moscow time will start the match between the national teams of Russia and Saudi Arabia. Other contenders of Russians on group A — the teams of Egypt and Uruguay.
Englishmen have got to group G where will play with teams of Tunisia, Panama and Belgium. In the playoffs, facing the top two teams from each Quartet. The Russian team has never overcome the group stage of the world Cup.
The world Cup will be held in 11 cities of Russia and will last until July 15.
Video, photo All from Russia.