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The song is expected to drop on Friday, 19 days before the tournament kicks off.
Russia looks largely on course one year from the kick-off of the World Cup in June 2018.
Fifa president Gianni Infantino has ruled out taking the 2018 World Cup from Russia in the wake of the latest findings of the McLaren report.
Nigeria opened their 2018 World Cup group-phase qualifying campaign with a 2-1 victory in Zambia.
Russia's economic difficulties will not affect the country's preparations to host the 2018 World Cup, Fifa president Gianni Infantino said.
FIFA has delayed a decision on finalising the number of stadiums to be used during the 2022 Qatar World Cup until next year.
The 2018 SWC in Russia could serve as a catalyst to help ease global tensions said Russian sports minister, Vitaly Mutko.
Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba admits there is a long way to go in their quest to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
20 African nations qualified for the group qualifying stage of the FIFA 2018 World Cup.
Siphiwe Tshabalala has urged South African fans to rally behind Bafana Bafana so that they can finish off the job against Angola.
Tom Lawrence scored his first international goal to earn Wales a vital victory in Georgia and keep them in the hunt for next year's World Cup.
The decision-making process that led FIFA to increase the number of teams at the SWC to 48 is unacceptable, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said.
Shakes Mashaba believes that he can't blame the referee for making strange calls in their SWC qualifier against Burkina Faso.
SAFA president Danny Jordaan has urged Bafana Bafana to make the country proud and qualify for Russia 2018.
Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is planning to retire after the 2018 World Cup, Italian media reported.
Russia President Vladimir Putin has demanded delays in construction of 2018 World Cup projects be quickly overcome.
Here's the names of the FIFA executive committee who chose Russia and Qatar to host the 2018 and 2022 World Cup respectively.
Dean Furman expressed his relief as Bafana Bafana qualified for the group qualifying stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Argentina and Brazil reignited their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaigns with important victories.
Shakes Mashaba says Bafana Bafana will not be affected psychologically by the idea of progressing to the next round of qualifiers.
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