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Will he or won’t he? Russians coy about Putin appearance at World Cup vote


By Andrew Warshaw in Zurich

November 30 – Will Vladimir Putin come or won’t he? That was the burning question on everyone’s lips as Russia’s 2018 World Cup bid team made their final media appearance today before putting the finishing touches to their campaign to become hosts for the first time.

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