You are here: Home » sports » FIFA World Cup 2018 » Multimedia
Business Standard

In pics: Here's how Indians are gearing up for Fifa World Cup 2018

A Kolkata tea seller paints his house with Argentina colours

BS Web Team 

The entire state of West Bengal is divided among its support for Argentina and Brazil
The entire state of West Bengal is divided among its support for Argentina and Brazil
2018 stars from June 14 in Russia. The month long event will witnessed the top teams battle out for the biggest footballing honour. Indians are devout for the game and have geared up for the event. 

Here are some of the photos showing the enthusiasm surrounding the 2018

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on cake
1 / 5
A confectionery shop owner places the flag of the participating nations of 2018 on a cake in Kolkata

 

Can't get any sweeter

Can't get any sweeter
2 / 5
A confectionery shop worker prepares sweets for sale as Fifa fever grips the nation

 

Indians and their love for Argentina

Indians and their love for Argentina
3 / 5
Football enthusiasts wave Argentina's flag in support ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018

 

Enthusiastic soccer fans hang the poster of Argentinian footballer on a roof of a club ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018

Enthusiastic soccer fans hang the poster of Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi on a roof of a club ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018
4 / 5
 

 

Housing a dream

Housing a dream
5 / 5
A tea-seller has painted his house in the colour of Argentina's flag

After he realised his savings of Rs 60,000 will not fetch him a ticket to Russia. He decided to paint his entire three-storied building in Argentina colours


First Published: Tue, June 12 2018. 22:59 IST