2018 FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour: Maldives


Maldives prepared heavily this week for the arrival of the World Cup Trophy as part of the '2018 FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour'. The trophy arrived in the country on Wednesday and was showcased at the Galolhu Stadium.



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Maldivian fans take a photograph with Christian Karembeu, the French footballer who was part his country's team that won the World Cup in 1998

Maldivian fans take a photograph with Christian Karembeu, the French footballer who was part his country's team that won the World Cup in 1998

Maldivian fans take a photograph with Christian Karembeu, the French footballer who was part his country's team that won the World Cup in 1998

Maldivian fans take a photograph with Christian Karembeu, the French footballer who was part his country's team that won the World Cup in 1998

President Abdulla Yameen (far-right) receives a replica of the World Cup trophy

President Abdulla Yameen, Youth Minister Iruthisham Adam and FAM president Bassam Adeel Jaleel taking a photograph together, next to the trophy

President Abdulla Yameen lifts up trophy to show it to the audience gathered at the stadium

President Abdulla Yameen lifts up trophy to show it to the audience gathered at the stadium

The trophy arrived in the country on Wednesday, 24th January and was showcased at the Galolhu Stadium

President Abdulla Yameen arriving at the Galolhu Stadium alongside his cabinet ministers and officials of the FAM

President Abdulla Yameen speaking at the event held at the Galolhu Stadium

Child football lovers gathered at the stadium to witness the trophy being showcased