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Robbie Williams to perform at World Cup opening ceremony

13 June 2018, 04:38 | Henrietta Morgan

Meunier Kimmich and Godin are all crucial to their teams

Meunier Kimmich and Godin are all crucial to their teams

Colombia (65,234), Mexico (60,302), Argentina (54,031) and Peru (43,583) have all outsold England, traditionally one of the best-backed teams at a major tournament, who have so far seen just over 32,000 tickets bought in that country.

The Green Falcons are taking part for the 5th time in the FIFA World Cup.

The event, kicking off June 14, will take place in various cities across Russian Federation, from Moscow to St. Petersburg to Sochi.

Diego Godin is the captain of Uruguay
Diego Godin is the captain of Uruguay

"I'm so happy and excited to be going back to Russian Federation for such a unique performance", Williams said.

The 2018 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony will have a slightly different format compared to previous editions of the tournament.

British singer Robbie Williams is among acts set to perform in the Luzhniki Stadium here during the Opening Ceremony of the FIFA World Cup on Thursday (June 14).

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Russian organizers say they expect World Cup spending to exceed $11 billion, though that tally does not include undisclosed spending on some of the new city infrastructure and stadiums that will be used during the event.

Federation Internationale de Football Association did not comment on whether the song would form part of Williams' performance, saying the set list would be kept as a "surprise".

Since March, Trump has sent US soccer officials three letters addressed to Federation Internationale de Football Association, assuring that World Cup organizations and its fans won't face restrictions coming to America for the World Cup in 2026 if their country qualifies, the United Bid, the group overseeing the US-Canada-Mexico application, said in a statement.

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With the controversial Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system making its World Cup debut, Italy's Massimiliano Irrati is the designated VAR official in Moscow.

The New York Times reviewed the letters and first reported on them.

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