Vitaly Mutko confirmed the absence of a threat to Russia’s participation in the 2018 world Cup

Against the backdrop of unrest raised because of the suspension of Russian athletes from participation in the Olympic games, football fans began to worry that a similar incident would not happen again with the upcoming World Cup.


At this conference, the former Prime Minister – Vitaly Mutko has made an affirmative statement that the national team of Russia on football the disqualification is not in danger. His claim Mutko has reinforced the evidence that the FIFA team keeps under constant review and is unlikely to be a precedent that will facilitate the exclusion of Russia from the participants of the World Championship.

Mutko has noticed that the national team of Russia on football has not been involved in any “doping” scandal and that every athlete regularly tested.