Ambassadors of countries participating in the FIFA World Cup 2018 attended a friendly Russia-Brazil match at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on Friday. The ambassadors of the countries have been previously invited to visit the friendly match by the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Before the game started, the diplomats told about the development of the infrastructure and the readiness of... Еще the stadiums and training bases, as well as the planned security measures for the upcoming World Cup 2018. According to Ricardo Ernesto Lagorio, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic, «Russia and Moscow are prepared [to host] the next World Cup.» «Russia is ready, and I am sure that this World Cup will be an amazing World Cup, because it is well organized by Russia. We are confident this is going to be a successful event,» said Abdelkader Lecheheb, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco. Ihab Ahmed Talaat Nasr, Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt emphasized that «I love the level at which everything was done. There has been [applied] a lot of effort. The quality of the stadium is just superb! I have to praise the work that our Russian friends did not only at the stadium, but even in the surrounding area.» The World Cup will be held in 11 Russian cities from June 14 to July 15. In total 32 teams will take part in the FIFA World Cup.