How to enjoy the World Cup 2018 draw

It’s a Friday, it’s a major tournament draw day, it’s time to get ready. Emmet Ryan on the way you can best enjoy the draw for the 2018 World Cup in Russia

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
1st December, 2017
FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Russian President Vladimir Putin with the World Cup in Moscow. Pic: Getty

Fortunately, I’m an expert in time management and eating snacks. These are the pivotal skills for any World Cup draw. So let’s go through the basics to get you ready:


The basics all start around 3pm but that should involve an awful lot of wriggle room. Realistically, assume you have at least 15 minutes after that before things get real - but prepare like the first ball is...

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