Russia's World Cup ambitions | Russia News | Al Jazeera

Russia's World Cup ambitions

Country's eyes set on hosting the 2018 football tournament despite the challenges.

    While the world is focused on the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, Russia's eyes are set on hosting the tournament in 2018. And they are emerging as the favourite.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports from Moscow.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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