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The Council of the International football Federation (FIFA) has recognized the 2018 world Cup in Russia, the best in history. This was told by a member of the Council Alexey Sorokin, quoted by TASS.
“This was discussed in the report, which was adopted by the Council. For many indicators were beaten the record of previous world Championships. Successful were recognized our initiatives, which include free transport, identification of fans and other innovations,” — said Sorokin.
The world championship came more than two million foreign fans. Before the start of the tournament they received a special document — a passport of a fan that they can go to matches and free use of public transport. Also in the tournament for the first time the system has been used videophotos of arbitrators. The world Cup was scored 196 goals is the third result in history.
The world Cup was held from June 14 to July 15 in 11 cities of Russia. The winner was the team of France, which in the final beat Croatia. The hosts achieved the best result in its history, reaching the quarterfinals.
Video, photo All from Russia.