Three celebrities including Robbie Williams, Aida Garifullina and fatal Ronaldo will appear together at the opening ceremony of the 2018 World Cup at Russia’s Luzhniki Stadium on June 14.
On June 14, a few minutes before Russia and Saudi Arabia play the opening match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, three international stars will stir up the atmosphere at the Luzhniki Stadium. Robbie Williams, along with country singer Aida Garifullina, will perform in front of a crowd of people. And the trophy, the trophy that 32 teams to attend the World Cup this year aspire to win will be won by the former two-time World Cup champion, is the “alien” Ronaldo.
“I am very happy and happy to be back in Russia for such a unique performance, I have performed many times in my career, and opened the FIFA World Cup with 80,000 football fans in The stadium and millions of people around the world are my childhood dream, “Robbie Williams said. “We want to invite football fans and musicians to a party with us in Russia, in the stadium or maybe turn on the TV a little early to enjoy an unforgettable show.”
The opening ceremony of the 2018 World Cup will have a slightly different scenario from the past. This time, the ceremony will focus on music activities and will take place closer to the time the teams start, just half an hour before the start of the match. The opening ceremony will begin at 18h00 (local time).
A program will remain the same, but the theme of this year’s event is not only football but also host country. The performance of one of Russia’s most famous young singers, Aida Garifullina, will convey the message from the host country to audiences around the world.
“I never imagined I would be part of the World Cup, the tournament was in my country,” said the soloist from the Vienna State Opera. “On July 15, we will find a team with a dream come true, back on the same stage, after a month-long football festival in Russia.”
“The opening game is always a very symbolic game, and it is a time when people realize the big moment, whether they are players or fans, what awaits the last four years. Know what will happen in the four weeks of the tournament, but people will certainly miss this tournament, Ronaldo “fat” said.
“Of course, these are the touches of the host country. After a lot of hard work, suddenly the whole world is gathered in your back yard to commemorate their love for soccer. That was in Brazil four years ago, and I’m happy to share this excitement with the Russians. ”
Russia’s One will produce the show, and creative ideas will be developed by famed director Felix Mikhailov, who will lead the main ceremonies of the 2018 World Cup, from preliminary sketches by 2015. to the closing ceremony on July 15th.
“We are very pleased to announce the opening and closing ceremonies for the FIFA World Cup, with a shorter period of time,” Mikhailov said. “At the same time, activities will extend beyond the stadium, including the city and the area around the Luzhniki Stadium.” The co-director of the opening ceremony will be my friend Ilya Averbukh, who will add color. It’s new to the scene, and of course our performance is about football and love. “