Russian National Team has attended FIFA fan festival in Moscow to express personal gratitude to all the fans for their incredible support during the tournament. Thousands of fans came to meet the team.
President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin has called all the Russian football players heroes, having come down in a beautiful and tense match with Croatia national team. “I’ve watched the match. Supported. Our team have lost in a great game. For us they are brave people. Heroes. They’ve been dying on the playing field”, - said Mr. Peskov about impressions of the Head of the State of the game.
Despite forecasts, the team has managed to get out the group and master in round of 16 world champions of the 2010 – Spanish team. Head coach of the team Stanislav Cherkesov in his speech promised that on the championship of 2022 to take place in Qatar the team will have even better results.
Football players and coaching staff of the Russian team have thanked fans for support and unfollowed banner “Play for you” after welcome words.
FIFA fan festivals were visited more than 5 million people and this figure is still rising. The festivals are held in 11 cities where fans from Russia and abroad can watch games and enjoy entertainment programme.
FIFA World Football Cup in Russia has started on June, 14 and will finish on July, 15. “Proxy Centre” company was responsible for servicing client groups of the championship and side events in three main clusters out of four: Western, Central and Southers. Transport vehicles are provided by Mercedes and partners - Hyundai and KIA. The company provides logistic support, meet-and-greet services in 11 cities, which hold the matches. Supervisors teams are working in arrival points (airports and railway stations), in the hotels and on the stadiums. Each city is assigned with a senior manager of supervisors to provide the service quality on each object. Within mundial days more than 455 people work on the transport zones, 150 of them are in Moscow.
Earlier “Proxy Center” company took part in preparation and holding the events, connected to Championship, such as Confederations Cup in Russia in June-July, 2017 and Final Draw, which took place on December 1st of 2017 in Moscow State Kremlin Palace.
Specialists of the company provided transport support during the seminar of teams of championship in Sochi, visits in the purposes of the inspection of FIFA in organizing cities.