The Global Anti-Corruption Coalition Transparency International conducted a survey on fans’ trust for FIFA and their opinion on conducting the World Championship 2018 in Russia.
43% of fans all over the world are against Russia as an organizer of the tournament. 39% – approve it, and 18% - have not decided. Among the leadersin the number of opposing people Ireland (71%), Holland (69%), Britain and Sweden (68% each). Only 47% fans of the United States do not accept Russia.
Among those who approve – Russia (89%), Columbia (57%) and Republic of South Africa (RSA) (57%).
FIFA is not trusted by 53% of fans, 32% - trust the organization, 15% have not decided. Opponents are mainly Chili citizens (71%), Germans and Dutch (70% each). 41% of Russian do not trust FIFA.
Earlier it was reported Ukraine finished fifth at Biathlon World Cup stage in Austria. The German team triumphed at this stage of the competition, leaving behind the French and the Russians.