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The FIFA president, Gianni Infantino - sporting the red volunteer jacket that has been a common sight throughout the tournament - looked visibly pleased while reiterating his call of announcing Russian Federation 2018 as the "best World Cup ever".

Generally, the World Cup is held during June-July.

He said on Friday that Russian Federation 2018 had been the "best World Cup ever", adding that the whole world "fell in love with Russia" for hosting the tournament. We must have discussions with the Qataris and then if there is a possibility with the Fifa Council and stakeholders. Today I can say it even more, with more conviction. There were 16 decisions changed.

"The decision was taken after having analysed the respective evidence available and considered all factors surrounding the infringement, including the fact that the incident was triggered by a very small group of fans", said an official statement.

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I'm not looking for eight years by the way but internationally you have to wait every two years. This is the third match in which Croatia played an extra time.

To show their appreciation and love for the team, thousands of Russian fans were on the streets a day after the loss to honour their heroes.Unlike previous editions of the World Cup, all teams were determined by their October 2017 FIFA World Ranking.

However, the World Cup will now coincide with the A-League season as well as major European competitions like the English Premier League, Bundesliga and Ligue 1.

Controversies over the use of VAR threatened to overshadow the football on the pitch early on but Infantino strongly defended introducing the technology for the first time at a World Cup.

The cameramen only have two more games to keep it in their trousers, though, as the World Cup 3rd place game between England and Belgium is on Saturday, with the final between France and Croatia coming on Sunday.

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Finland is not new to hosting U.S. -Russia summits, as Helsinki has been the meeting place on numerous occasions since 1975. The president then stated he sees Russian Federation as a "foe in certain respects", and China as a "foe economically".

"We initially had a tagline that the World Cup would be a "journey of discovery" and I think it was for many people".

(Football) cannot solve the problems of the world or fix the past but it can have an impact on the future and this World Cup is a testimony to that.

For now, though, the plan is for 32 teams to play in eight stadiums, with four of them in the capital Doha and none of the others more than 35 kilometres away.

"We will decide whether it's 48 or 32 teams in the next few months", he said.

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He (Kane) has captained the team exceptionally well, he has led the culture we are trying to create". Manager Zlatko Dalic nevertheless said: "We want the whole world to watch Croatia play.

One of those two teams will become World Cup champion later Sunday.

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