03:43 GMT +321 August 2019
Listen Live
    Космонавты Роскосмоса Антон Шкаплеров и Олег Артемьев проводят тренировку по футболу на Международной космической станции

    Russian Cosmonauts Play Zero-Gravity Football in Space Station

    © Photo : Press service of Roscosmos
    Get short URL

    Russian cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and flight engineer Oleg Artemyev played soccer on board the ISS with a Telstar-18 ball, which will return to Earth on June 3 and open the World Cup 2018 in Russia.

    Cosmonauts, dressed in T-shirts with the logos of the World Cup 2018, exchange passes in front of the Russian flag; the video was also shot using RT360  panoramic cameras .

    Russia is preparing for the most important football event of the fourth year — the FIFA World Cup 2018, which will be held from June 14 to July 15 in 11 Russian cities: Moscow, St. Petersburg, Volgograd, Kaliningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Samara, Saransk, Sochi and Rostov-on-Don.

    2018 FIFA World Cup, ISS, Russia
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik

    More videos