The representative of the football authorities regularly visited the host country of the FIFA world Cup, and today she’s met in Moscow with head of Russian Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko.
The General Secretary of FIFA from Senegal Fatma Samura told about the impressions after visiting Russia during the 2018 world Cup. She stated that many doubted that Russia will be able to play at a high level world tournament, however, Samura was confident in the success of the Russian state. According to her, Russia has surpassed all expectations in hospitality, security and organization.
Recently, the Secretary General of FIFA so often visited Russia that the thought of the passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation. In the last two years she has visited Russia more two dozen times. Fatma Samura became the first woman in history, occupying the post of Secretary General of FIFA, in this work it 2016.