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The Central Bank has promised to release a special commemorative coin in polrublya in the case of the national team of Russia on football in the world Cup semi-final. This was reported in the official account of the regulator in Twitter.
“If the Russian team will make it to the semifinals, will release a coin 1/2 rouble. Our cheer!” — stated in the message.
Team Russia in the quarterfinals of the world Cup will meet with the team of Croatia. The match will take place on 7 July at 21:00 at the stadium “Fisht” in Sochi. If successful the semi-finals will be the first in the history of Russian football.
Before the championship, the Central Bank issued a commemorative hundred-ruble banknote, which, among other things, shows the goalkeeper hit the ball with the foot. After the victory of the Russian national team over Spain in the 1/8 finals, when the decisive save in the penalty shoot-out goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev made it just a foot controller joked that he predicted the outcome of the match.
Video, photo All from Russia.