2018 FIFA World cup hasn’t started but the records started to tumble. This time its the volunteers breaking the record, there are over 1,57,000 applicants registered for the FIFA World Cup 2018 volunteer programme, this is all time high for volunteer programme in world cup history. This is not just a number, it depicts the mood and interest the people (especially Russians) have for the game of football. Judging by the interest of people in Volunteer Programme one thing is sure that you will get a warm reception and hospitality in Russia.
Let’s take a look at the history of applicants registered for FIFA World Cups:-
|Year/Tournament||Number of Applicants|
|2014 FIFA World Cup Brazi||1,50,000|
|2018 FIFA World Cup Russia||1,57,000|