Know More About The Obstacles That Russia Faces In The Upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018
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. If you are wondering why we are saying this to you, well, that is due to the fact that Russia is known for being a country that is not far away from all sorts of big news and stories. 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.
Russia is just one of the countries across the globe that has so many negative publicity in the western media outlet and this kind of thing may trigger the government to make a move to make sure that the fans will have the best possible experience they can 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.