FIFA council members have stated that the different stadiums where the 2018 World Cup was held in Moscow this year, across 11 cities, have been the best in the history of the association and its matches. This was confirmed by Alexei Sorokin who is a member of FIFA Council as was told to TASS.
Records of previous editions of World Cup have been surpassed; there were several innovations showcased in this event such as transportation that was provided free of charge, Fan IDs and other novel initiatives. The FIFA World Cup hosted by Russia this year was one of a kind. It kicked off with a great opening show that was held on June 14th at Luzhniki stadium in Moscow. In the same venue, the final match was also held where France became the winner after defeating Croatia. The country’s team managed to reach quarterfinals while Croatia reached the finals, leading to an eventful and well organized FIFA World Cup this year.