We are inching closer and closer to the FIFA World Cup 2018 with every passing day. The top class preparations topped further up by the full qualification rounds have set up the course perfect for the mega event. With Russia leaving no stone unturned to show the world how good a host they can be, it won’t be unfair to say we are in for another memorable FIFA World Cup. 32 teams, 736 players, millions of fans, one dream; to see their country getting crowned as the world champions of the most significant sport of the entire globe.
The tournament though has always been beyond just football. Shakira’s Waka Waka remains to be an anthem all across the world. The memories of last world cup’s opening ceremony still get streamed by fans around the globe. Why? Because the opening ceremonies to have always been as entertaining as the main event. A tournament of such massive popularity deserves an exceptional opening ceremony. Keeping all that in mind, we’ve tried to ensure you don’t miss out on the starters of FIFA World Cup 2018 that are lined up for you right before the main event kicks off. Here are the details of FIFA World Cup’s opening ceremony to be held in Russia.
2018 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony Live Stream
Almost every official broadcaster will be streaming the event live on their respective websites. The list of broadcasters includes BBC for the United Kingdom, FOX for the United States, Sony for the Indian Subcontinent, and also BeIn Sports. To get the final stream links, all you’ve gotta do is bookmark this page on your browser and reload it once the dates are confirmed. We’ll keep this page updated every time we get an official from the hosting committee on the opening ceremony.
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Time, Date, Venue
Russia is all geared up to take the World Cup challenge. The preparations have reached their peak as it’s now almost time to set the ball rolling. The exact date, to be precise, for the FIFA World Cup 2018 kick-off will be 14th of June 2018.
So, we might just get to see the opening ceremony a day before that, i.e., on 13th June or the same day itself, i.e., on 14th June itself depending on the length and final performance list of the opening ceremony programme. So far, no official announcement has been made yet.
We will keep this space updated as and when we get an official word from the hosts about the time of the event. As for the venue is concerned, it is bound to be the Luzhniki Stadium in the capital city of Moscow.
|2018 FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony|
|Time: 8 PM ET||Date: 14th June 2018||Venue: Luzhniki Stadium, Russia||Live Stream (FOX)|
Who will be performing at the opening ceremony?
The announcement of the list is expected to be made 100 days before the start of the tournament, i.e., expectedly on 5th of March. The official theme song will also be released on the same date expectedly. Unlike the previous two editions, we may not get to see Shakira getting a go-ahead for the theme song this time.
Last time around, it was Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez who had set the stage on fire in Brazil. One thing that we can be sure of is the performances of local Russian artists is bound to take place to represent Russia’s culture to the whole world. Some other big names may also feature in the list of performers for the opening ceremony, but that can be confirmed only after some official announcement is made.