British singer Robbie Williams and also Brazil legend Ronaldo got the 2018 World Cup in Russia Underway together with all the launching ceremony in Moscow.
Williams conducted a series of his strikes, joined by Russian soprano Aida Garifullina, before the hosts’ opening 5-0 success over Saudi Arabia.
Ronaldo dummied the opening kick, and making it possible for a young child to maneuver the ball to mascot Zabivaka.
Russian president Vladimir Putin subsequently gave a language at the Luzhniki Stadium.
“We are really happy to sponsor the worldcup inside our state,” he explained.
“Soccer is loved . Russia is still an open, hospitable and friendly country”