–PHOTO CREDIT: Geo.tv
2018 FIFA World Cup trophy is going to Pakistan on February 3, 2018.
Football fans in the said nation will have an opportunity to see and have a glimpse of the shimmering trophy that will be taken to two or three different venues of the city.
Thanks to the official sponsors of the World Cup Trophy tour for making it possible.
Pakistan failed to qualify for the World Cup in Russia following their loss in the past pre-qualifiers and Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) has been suspended by FIFA due to third-party interference last year.
Moving forward, after the trophy tour for a day to Lahore, Pakistan, it will be taken next to Almaty, Kazakhstan.
“The trophy, after arriving in Lahore, will be taken to two or three different venues of the city. We want to revive football in Pakistan and this trophy tour is a step in the right direction to drive interest among football fans in Pakistan.” Geo news quoted their sources
The said trophy was introduced in way back 1974. Other than that, it was made of 18 karat gold with a malachite base.
In addition, it stands 36.8 centimeters high and weighs 6.1 kilograms. You will also notice the two human figures holding the World Cup trophy.
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