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Russia: Swiss fans paint Nizhny Novgorod red ahead of Costa Rica clash01:38

Russia: Swiss fans paint Nizhny Novgorod red ahead of Costa Rica clash

Russian Federation, Nizhny Novgorod
June 27, 2018 at 20:05 GMT +00:00 · Published

Nizhny Novgorod was painted red as Swiss fans marched through the city on Wednesday, ahead of their World Cup clash against Costa Rica.

Hundreds of fans chanted and danced wearing the national team jerseys and waving Swiss flags and scarves.

Switzerland, which currently has 4 points is expected to reach the final 16 from Group E, while Costa Rica will leave the FIFA World Cup Russia after the game as they failed to qualify.

Russia: Swiss fans paint Nizhny Novgorod red ahead of Costa Rica clash01:38
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Nizhny Novgorod was painted red as Swiss fans marched through the city on Wednesday, ahead of their World Cup clash against Costa Rica.

Hundreds of fans chanted and danced wearing the national team jerseys and waving Swiss flags and scarves.

Switzerland, which currently has 4 points is expected to reach the final 16 from Group E, while Costa Rica will leave the FIFA World Cup Russia after the game as they failed to qualify.

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