2018 FIFA World Cup opening ceremony
The opening ceremony took place in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow. FIFA World Cup open in lively and fun ceremony with a performance of Pyotr Tchaikovski by violinist Yuri Bashmet and pianist Daniil Trifonov. Opera singer Aida Garifullina and Robbie Williams performed the song Angels, while on the pitch parade the flags of all the countries participating in the World Soccer Trophy Cup. Famous Brazilian player Ronaldo also took part in the ceremony . The football matches of the Cup will take place in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Ekaterinburg, Sochi, Volgograd, Samara, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan and Saransk. At the opening match of the World Cup the Russian national team beat Saudi Arabia 5-0!