'Putin's baby' FIFA world cup in set to begin in Russia

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Newstalk ZB Staff ,
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Audio,
Publish Date
Thursday, 14 June 2018, 9:06AM
FIFA world cup stadium Russia. (Photo: Getty Images)

The FIFA World Cup kicks off today in Russia US correspondent Enda Brady says though security is very tight, Russia is making football fans from around the world very welcome so far. He told Mike Hosking President Putin is scheduled to give a speech at the opening ceremony tonight and says he is surprised at Russia's choice for the opening act.

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