St. PETERSBURG, on 16 Jul - R-Sport, Taras Barabash. Ukraine will not ignore the preliminary draw for the 2018 world Cup in Russia, the Delegation will arrive in St. Petersburg, said the head of the organizing Committee "Russia-2018" Alexey Sorokin.
certain politicians and public figures repeatedly campaigned for a boycott of the world Cup in Russia. For example, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko have said before, that supports the boycott of the world championship 2018.
"The delegation of Ukraine Will be unchecked the draw. The delegation said that intentions and thoughts about the boycott no, they will come. Everything will be in a similar framework, like other delegations, " said Sorokin correspondents.
Ceremony unchecked the draw will take place on July 25 at the Konstantinovsky Palace in St. Petersburg, will start at 18: 00 Moscow time and will last two hours. The video Will be broadcast to more than 100 countries.
The 2018 FIFA world Cup will be held From June 14 to July fifteen at 12 stadiums in eleven cities of Russia: Moscow, Kaliningrad, St. Petersburg, Volgograd, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Saransk, Rostov-on-don, Sochi and Yekaterinburg.