Stan Collymore, a former football star and now popular sports blogger, has joined RT as a special host for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia. Liverpool’s former center-forward will travel to the host cities and meet with players and fans.
I'm delighted to be reporting for RT from the Confederations Cup in Russia this summer. It’s a chance for me to see the country, the infrastructure, the fans, and most importantly, before the World Cup, to tell the truth as I see it.
The FIFA Confederations Cup is a major competition in itself and earning a place at the event is actually harder for the national teams than qualifying for the World Cup, football stars Marcel Desailly and Harry Kewell told RT.