Russia Opens 2018 World Cup with a Huge 5-0 Win Over Saudi Arabia

It was a significant win for the Russians, who boosted their chances of progressing to the round of 16 with the lopsided victory.

Russia Opens 2018 World Cup with a Huge 5-0 Win Over Saudi Arabia

  MOSCOW – With Russian President Vladimir Putin watching, the national team opened the World Cup with a 5-0 rout of Saudi Arabia in a match between the lowest-ranked teams in the tournament. Despite widespread pessimism across the nation, Russia opened the 2018 World Cup with a huge 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in front […]