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Russia pays high price for the final round

Never gave an organizing country so much money on a football world cup.

Vladimir Putin © BELGAIMAGE

Since 2000 Vladimir Putin to power in Russia, as president. The 65-year-old politician has an estimated capacity of 36 billion euro. A large part of that capital originates from participation in oil – and gasondernemingen. Both facilities had in 2017 a share of forty percent in the staatsinkomsten, so outdated the Frankfurter Allgemeine Activities.

But in the meantime it came to the top that Russia will be a high price to pay for the organisation of the world cup finals. There is already gewaag made of 16 billion euro, while originally the half, so 8 billion euros. Since 2013, they built stadiums and hotels, and new streets laid out. In certain places, it underwent a whole transformation. The sum of 12.3 billion euro is put forward for richtcijfer, spread over the different years. In 2013, it has yet to 0.4 billion euro, after respectively 1,3; 1,7; 2,3; 3,6 and since new year’s 3.2 billion euros.

Economic follows the growth, however not as desired. While between 2000 and 2013 that an average of 5 percent in the spring, they were last year to 1.5. Also the own budget suffers. Because of a surplus of 2.2 per cent in 2014 to a deficit: -1,1; -3,4; -3,7 and 1.5 ev. In 2011 you got a 100 ruble still 2,45 euro, today 1,38 euro.

And also in football, Russia was in the meantime a dwarf. On average, represents an international market value of 5,03 million euro, while candidate-winners as France (44,4), Spain (41,3), Germany (36,5) and Brazil (30) and are clearly on a different level.

For those who are interested after the publication of all the world cup delegations: Manchester City delivers, even after the collapse of the German, Leroy Sané, still sixteen representatives, including doubtful Vincent Kompany. The employer of the Red Devil Kevin De Bruyne is close followed by CL-winner Real Madrid (15), and Barcelona (14). PSG and Tottenham round out the top five with each of the twelve pros. And despite the fact that Italy is not there, Juventus no less than 11 world CHAMPIONSHIP-goers.

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