Robbie Williams to perform at World Cup

Robbie Williams will entertain crowds at the World Cup's opening ceremony.

The Stoke singer will take to the stage at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Thursday, 30 minutes before Russia and Saudi Arabia kick off in the first game of the tournament.

Russian soprano Aida Garifullina will also join Robbie for a special, one-off duet during his performance.

Brazil’s two-time FIFA World Cup champion Ronaldo will also take part in the opening ceremony.

Robbie has tweeted that he is 'very excited' to be returning to Russia to perform, and has promised fans 'an unforgettable show.'


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