The fourth FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola will arrive in Lahore on the 3rd of February, giving football fans in Pakistan the chance to experience the most coveted award in the football universe.
It will be a dream come true for most fans and many followers of the beautiful game as the FIFA World Cup Original Trophy comes to Pakistan for the first time.
The journey began in Moscow on September 9 at the Luzhniki Stadium, where the captain of the newly-crowned world champions lifted the trophy. The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola will give millions of people around the world the opportunity to taste the feeling of the world’s largest, most anticipated sporting event – the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour is a milestone which beautifully showcases how much enthusiasm the greatest tournament on earth can generate, which football fans in Pakistan will get the chance to be part of come February.
The trophy will set off around the world, including to previous FIFA World Cup. Hosts, such as Germany, South Africa, Japan, France among other countries, before returning to Russia in May, one month before the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ kicks off.
Over 800,000 people will have a chance to have their photograph taken with the real FIFA World Cup Trophy. For Pakistani fans, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get up close and personal with the same trophy that is presented by FIFA to the winning country of the FIFA World Cup.
Pakistan Coca-Cola General Manager Rizwan U. Khan & Afghanistan remarked that the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy’s visit to Pakistan – a historic first for the country – is a proud moment not only for football fans but for the entire country.
A Pakistani fan will also get the opportunity to participate in the coin toss in the match between Brazil and Costa Rica in the group stages.