Hockey player Alexander Ovechkin became the Ambassador of the world championship on football of 2018

Хоккеист Александр Овечкин стал послом чемпионата мира по футболу 2018 года

Three-time world champion in the national team of Russia on hockey the Russian striker club NHL Washington Alexander Ovechkin became the Ambassador of the world championship on football of 2018 which will pass in Russia.

The first ever world Cup in Russia will take place from 14 June to 15 July 2018. The tournament matches will take: Moscow, Kaliningrad, St. Petersburg, Volgograd, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-don, Sochi and Yekaterinburg.

“I’m honored to be an Ambassador of the world Cup,” wrote Ovechkin in his Instagram account.

Ovechkin team Russia won three world Championships — in 2008, 2012 and 2014.

 

 

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