The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. The Official Book is the most authoritative and comprehensive preview of football's greatest tournament. Licensed by world football's governing body, it is packed with stunning photography and expert analysis of each team, its star players and its prospects in the finals. Essential reading for football fans everywhere, it also features a guide to all 12 stadiums and 11 host cities, a history of the FIFA World Cup and a tournament progress chart for the reader to complete as the competition progresses. Whether you are watching the games live in Russia, in front of a television at home, with friends at a club, bar or FIFA World Cup Fan Zone, this official FIFA book is the ultimate tournament preview.