Russians proud to show off their country at World Cup

Grand welcome for France with FIFA World Cup Trophy

Qatar gets World Cup hosting duties from Russia

With youth, prodigious ability, experience and continuity all at their disposal, it would shock no one if this French side find themselves on top of world football on another occasion or two in years ahead.

Over 3,000 people are reported to be attending Macron's reception for the World Cup winners, including an estimated 1,000 youth players from football clubs across France.

Despite high diplomatic tension between Moscow and the Western countries, world football officials and personalities as well as world leaders have lined up to praise Russia's hosting of the tournament.

On July 11 it announced it was preparing to take legal action in Saudi Arabia against pirate broadcasters, transmitting stolen live World Cup games from Qatar's beIN Sports.

Qatar gets World Cup hosting duties from Russia

The fan IDs which permitted ticket-holders to enter Russian Federation during the World Cup had initially been due to expire on July 25.

Take a look through the gallery above to see a potential FIFA World Cup Team of the Tournament from Russian Federation 2018 - but is it real?

When Croatia threatened to come back once more early in the second half, Pogba and Mbappe's strikes from the edge of the area past the static Danijel Subasic-who still looked less than fully fit after injuring a hamstring in the quarter-final against Russia-proved the defining passage of this final.

"This country, Russia, has changed", Infantino said as he thanked President Vladimir Putin.

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Easy to master. hard to defend.

Fellow Parisian Florian Scaven only caught glimpses of the World Cup final from the maternity ward, where his wife had a baby during the matched.

It is noteworthy that the French newspaper L'equipe has created a team of the major disappointments of the world Cup.

To further the point, several penalties were awarded for infractions on set plays, and there could've been many, many more and likely will be in the future with further VAR involvement.

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There were relatively few England supporters in Russia following their team in the group stages, largely because the pre-tournament publicity had focused on the likelihood of violence and a cool reception from Russians.

Russian Federation will host the 2019 Winter Universiade and the International Tchaikovsky Competition, a major musical event.

Which meant at the world famous Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow on the eve of the final, president Putin could reflect on his myth-busting efforts. The next World Cup will be held in Qatar from 21 November to 18 December 2022.

SC Secretary-General Hassan al-Thawadi said: "This has been an unparalleled learning opportunity for everyone involved in the preparations for Qatar 2022".

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Thankfully, the old model went out with a bang.

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