11 Nov 2017 21:15

Mutko announces Russia-Brazil football game at Luzhniki in March 2018

MOSCOW. Nov 11 (Interfax) - The Russian national football team is expected to play against Brazil next March, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko said.

"We will play against Brazil here [at the Luzhniki stadium] in March," Mutko told reporters on Saturday.

Earlier on the same day, the Russia and Argentinean national football teams played an exhibition game at the Luzhniki stadium recently opened after renovation in Moscow. Argentine won 1-0.