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FIFA World Cup 2018 Trophy Makes an Appearance in Dubai

FIFA World Cup 2018 Trophy

The FIFA World Cup 2018 trophy is already on its world tour before the finals get held in Russia this summer, and the FIFA World Cup trophy was on a proud display in Dubai. The trophy made its appearance at the Dubai Frame in Zabeel Park in the afternoon time. The FIFA World Cup trophy was revealed by a team of delegations which was led by Saeed Hareeb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, and agents of World Cup support Coca-Cola.
The tour of the FIFA world cup trophy includes its travel to more than 60 countries worldwide. This is the evidence of its global appeal, as per Hareeb. The trophy’s visit to Dubai as a major aspect of its worldwide visit affirms the nation’s position on the universal sporting map. Dubai is one of the main and leading destinations of the world and it is a brand which appreciates the extraordinary trust and a fortunate reputation on the worldwide stage, regardless of whether it is the political issues, financial issues, tourism or sports.

FIFA World Cup 2018 Trophy

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Dubai has a diverse community with people from more than 200 countries present there. The FIFA world cup trophy tour is a celebrating opportunity of the national colors of these citizens in Dubai. Hareeb stated that “We at Dubai Sports Council are really pleased to cooperate with Coca-Cola Company to bring the FIFA World Cup Trophy here. Dubai is the only stop for the trophy in the GCC region and this is a testimony to UAE’s reputation as a top host of international events.”
Apart from Hareeb, the referee from Emirates who was the part of three FIFA world cup events, i.e. 1994, 1998 and 2002, Ali Bujsaim was also present in the unveiling of the trophy in Dubai. Ali Bujsaim is known to be one of the most respected referees of FIFA world cup matches during past time. In the three FIFA world cups, he has officiated total of seven matches, which includes 2002 FIFA world cup opening match and 1998 FIFA world cup semi-final match between Netherlands and Brazil. Bujsaim is now the part of Dubai Sports Council board.
FIFA world cup was first introduced in the year 1974, which also replaced the Jules Rimet Trophy. Germany is the nation who won the first tournament of FIFA world cup and also it was the team who defeated Brazil in the finals of FIFA world cup 2014, the last season. Now, we have to watch which country will be lifting the FIFA world cup 2018 trophy, for the 12th time.