Diego Forlan and Hong Kong’s iconic harbour star in game of keepy-uppy with Vladimir Putin in World Cup countdown video

Best player at South Africa 2010 features with other stars of tournaments past as they show off their skills with Russian president 100 days before first game

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 07 March, 2018, 4:11pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 07 March, 2018, 4:58pm

Former Uruguay international footballer Diego Forlan is among the stars of World Cups past featured in an official Fifa video released to count down 100 days to Russia 2018.

The Kitchee forward shows off his ball juggling in front of Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour as some of the biggest names in the game join Russian president Vladimir Putin and Fifa president Gianni Infantino in a global game of keepy-uppy.

Watch the video to see who else made the cut.

The World Cup kicks off on June 14 when hosts Russia take on Saudi Arabia in the opening game in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. The tournament ends with the final at the same stadium on Sunday, July 15.