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Russia: World Cup will ‘impact kids with special needs’ – Philanthropist & supermodel Natalia Vodianova01:25

Russia: World Cup will ‘impact kids with special needs’ – Philanthropist & supermodel Natalia Vodianova

Russian Federation, Moscow
July 9, 2018 at 20:12 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russian supermodel and philanthropist Natalia Vodianova said the FIFA World Cup 2018 will leave a lasting legacy for children with special needs in Russia, speaking at a charity football event in Moscow's Red Square on Monday.

“When it comes to kids with special needs, they are not an exception, they also want to play football. The World Cup is going to have impact on them,” the supermodel said.

Vodianova also discussed the Russian team’s performance in the World Cup, saying they “played fantastic football” and “conquered hearts of the biggest skeptics.”

The charity match was organised by Vodianova’s Naked Heart Foundation in cooperation with FIFA and Coca-Cola and was aimed at gathering funds for children with disabilities.

Russia: World Cup will ‘impact kids with special needs’ – Philanthropist & supermodel Natalia Vodianova01:25
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Russian supermodel and philanthropist Natalia Vodianova said the FIFA World Cup 2018 will leave a lasting legacy for children with special needs in Russia, speaking at a charity football event in Moscow's Red Square on Monday.

“When it comes to kids with special needs, they are not an exception, they also want to play football. The World Cup is going to have impact on them,” the supermodel said.

Vodianova also discussed the Russian team’s performance in the World Cup, saying they “played fantastic football” and “conquered hearts of the biggest skeptics.”

The charity match was organised by Vodianova’s Naked Heart Foundation in cooperation with FIFA and Coca-Cola and was aimed at gathering funds for children with disabilities.

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