World Cup in Russia

VIP Sportstravel is a subagent of Lagardère Sports, an authorised agent of MATCH Hospitality for Germany and Switzerland for the sale of packages of the official hospitality programme of the FIFA World Cup 2018™.

Russia will this summer play host to the 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup™ with the tournament taking place across 11 cities from 14 June until the 15 July when the Final will be played in the capital Moscow. On offer to all international guests will be an unrivalled dynamic experience with the country going all out to showcase the very best of its culture and hospitality.

By working with the official rights holders, we are in a perfect position to create your unique hospitality experience. In addition to the ticket-inclusive packages, we offer our customers on-site solutions and travel packages – and are very happy to assist you with any wish you may have! With our individually designed trips to the World Cup 2018 we take you right into the heart of the world’s most glorious football competition – providing you with unforgettable impressions of Russia! Cities, spectacular stadiums, exciting sightseeing programmes and plenty of culture, architecture and of course football, we will make your trip with VIP Sportstravel to the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ a truly unique experience.


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Key Facts

Official event title 2018 FIFA World Cup
First edition 1930
Final Draw 1 December 2017
Opening match 14 June 2018 (Luzhniki-Stadion, Moskau)
Finale 15 July 2018 (Luzhniki-Stadion, Moskau)
Teams 32
Play mode Group stage + knockout phase
Record player Lothar Matthäus (25 appearances)
Top goalscorer Miroslav Klose (16 goals)
Record champion Brazil (5 titles)
Current champion Germany
Qualifier for FIFA Confederations Cup