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On June 14, a few moments before Russia and Saudi Arabia kick off the 2018 FIFA World Cup, a couple of international stars and icons will perform at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium, for the FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony 2018. Global music icon Robbie Williams will join hands with celebrated Russian soprano Aida Garifullina, to entertain the audiences present at the stadium with millions more watching from their TV sets from around the world. The Opening Ceremony World Cup 2018 will also feature Cristiano Ronaldo, who would present the World Cup trophy, as a two-time winner of the illustrious title. In this article, while discussing the Football World Cup opening ceremony 2018, we will also look at the FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony Time (IST), and how to watch the Football World Cup opening ceremony 2018 on live streaming or telecast.
Robbie Williams “happy” to be performing at the FIFA World Cup Opening Ceremony 2018
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On being selected as the official performer at the FIFA World Cup opening ceremony 2018, UK star Robbie Williams said that he was “happy and excited”, and that him getting to perform at the Opening Ceremony World Cup 2018 was the fulfilment of a boyhood dream. He also added that the FIFA World Cup Opening ceremony 2018 was going to be an “unforgettable show”.
If a football fan wonders why Robbie Williams was chosen as the official performer at the Opening Ceremony World Cup 2018, then a calling out of his good-will is in order. Williams is a keen footballer, he recently led an England side to victory in the Soccer Aid charity football event on Sunday (June 10), which featured other stars including Usain Bolt and UK’s one of the most successful distance runner, Mo Farah. The ‘Angels’ star had also founded the LA Vale football team during his stay in Los Angeles.
FIFA informed that the Football World Cup opening ceremony 2018 will take place much closer to kick-off than usual, just 30 minutes before the start of the opening match between Russia and Saudi Arabia. There has been no mention as of yet, of a performance of the official World Cup song ‘Live It Up’ at the Football World Cup opening ceremony 2018, the video of which had featured film star Will Smith, Colombia-based pop star Nicky Jam, and Kosovan singer Era Istrefi.
Speaking about the opening clash between Russia and Saudi Arabia, Portugal star Ronaldo said that the opening match was, “Very symbolic, after so much hard work, suddenly the whole world is gathered in your backyard to celebrate their love for football. I felt that in Brazil four years ago and I am now happy to share this excitement with the Russians as well.”
FIFA World Cup 2018 Opening Ceremony Time
The FIFA World Cup opening ceremony time will be just a few moments before the kick-off of the opening clash between Russia and Saudi Arabia, which will kick-off at 8:30 PM IST on June 14 (Thursday). The FIFA World Cup opening ceremony time is set at 6:30 PM IST, and you will be able to watch the World Cup Football Opening Ceremony on live stream through Sony LIV, while the live telecast/broadcast of the World Cup football opening ceremony will be available on Sony Pictures Network.