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Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says India has the potential to play in the FIFA World Cup in near future but the country can reach that standard only if opportunities are created for the players.

However, any positive impact on the Russian economy from the World Cup is likely to be short-lived, according to credit rating agency Moody's, which analyzes the event's influence every four years.

Maybe you're here for Iceland, the smallest nation ever to make it to the World Cup.

BERLIN-They may not have qualified for the tournament, but travelers from the United States are among those most gripped by World Cup fever in terms of flight bookings to Russian Federation, with bookings up 66 percent, data showed on Tuesday.

On June 13, the FIFA Congress will determine whether to award the right to host the 2026 World Cup to one of the two candidates. India was placed in the pool III with Sweden, Italy and Paraguay.

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The same is true for Argentina, who have the attacking ability to blitz any team in the tournament but too often end up relying heavily on Lionel Messi.

According to that analysis, the United States is responsible for the greatest number of additional visitors to Russian Federation, although ForwardKeys highlighted that the United States has a sizeable Latin American population, traditionally among the biggest soccer fans.

Indian Football superstar Sunil Chhetri, who just completed 100 matches for the national team, will be part of both the English and Hindi panels. India's participation remained in confused state till the start of the tournament.

The Saudi team, led by Argentinian coach Solary, succeeded in crossing the first round in World Cup in USA after topping its group scoring six points from two wins over Morocco 2-1 and Belgium 1-0. Still, the quest for qualifying for World Cup is on and India is eagerly waiting for their debut performance in the World Cup.

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