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FIFA World Cup 2018: Football Fever In Pictures

June 13, 2018

Football enthusiasts play in front of a wall painted with popular football players, as the ongoing FIFA World Cup has gripped the city, in Kolkata.

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Huang Xin seated bottom right waits near the replica trophy he made from human hair in the likeness of the FIFA World Cup to coincide with the 2018 soccer World Cup held in Russia on the streets of Beijing, China. According to the artist Huang Xin, 2.18 kg. (4.8 lb.) of human hair from as many as 56 ethnicities in China collected over the past four years were used in the creation of the trophy.

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Clifin Francis, a football fan from Alapuzha in Kerala, at Tamov in Russia. Francis cycled all the way to Russia to watch the Football World Cup 2018.

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Hand made wooden balls depicting Russian president Vladimir Putin and soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo are offered for sale as souvenirs in Saransk, Russia.

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Football enthusiasts offer prayers and cheer for Brazilian team ahead of FIFA World Cup match against Switzerland, in Kolkata.

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A confectioner models a foot-ball shaped sweet with flags of countries participating in FIFA World Cup, in Howrah.

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People pose with a wax statue of Argentina footballer Lionel Messi during FIFA World Cup, in Kolkata.

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Enthusiastic Soccer crazy people watching Live telecast of the opening of FIFA World cup 2018 at their locality in Kolkata.

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A cyclist pedals past a wall painted with images of Brazilian soccer players in Kolkata.

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A homeless woman sits on a pavement beside a mural showing Argentina's Lionel Messi in Kolkata.

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An artist paints a FIFA World Cup mural in Kolkata. Soccer fans around the world are gearing up to watch the World Cup soccer tournament that begins 14th June.

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Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik gives final touches to his sand sculpture with the theme of the FIFA World Cup 2018, at Puri beach in Odisha.

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A youth climbs the stairs painted in Brazil's flag colors ahead of the Brazilian soccer team's debut at the World Cup in Russia, at the Alemao slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Decorating the streets is a tradition ahead of each World Cup.

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A street is painted with Brazil's national flag colors ahead of the Brazilian soccer team's World Cup debut in Russia, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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An Egypt fan wears a pharaoh headdress as fans from participating countries gathered to celebrate and cheer on their teams on the eve of the 2018 soccer World Cup, on Nikolskaya Street in Moscow, Russia.

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Girls perform dance with footballs at an event ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018, in Kolkata.

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A worker dries up jerseys printed in the colours of the Argentina's football team, at a workshop, as the FIFA World Ccup 2018 fever has gripped the city, in Kolkata.

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Players of Chennai Kannigapuram Soccer club (CKSC) football team practice, in Chennai as FIFA fever grips various parts of the country.

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A soccer-inspired installation installed along a road during a beautification drive, ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018, in Kolkata.

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Artists prepare a clay model of FIFA World Cup trophy, in Kolkata.

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An artist gives final touches to clay models of various soccer players at his workshop, ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018, in Kolkata.

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A hand-rickshaw puller moves past a wall painted with graffiti of Argentine footballer Lionel Messi ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Ashok Bhaumik

A teacher illustrates underprivileged children how to exercise in front of a huge banner of some Brazilian soccer fans ahead of the FIFA World cup 2018, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

Children play football in the rain water at the coast of Vembanadu Backwater, ahead of the FIFA World Cup, at Vechoor in Kottayam district of Kerala. Children in the village are fan of the Brazialian team.

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Football enthusiasts wave Argentina's flag in support ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018, in Kolkata.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

A confectionery shop worker prepares sweets for sale as FIFA fever grips the nation, in Kolkata.

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Assamese women play football on a paddy field ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018, in Baska

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