ZABIVAKA – Official FIFA World Cup 2018 Mascot
The FIFA World Cup 1966 England was the first major Sport Competition that come up with a mascot named “World Cup Willie”. Since then mascot have become an important element of the World Cup.
A mascot is a thing or a character that is targeted to children & is believed to bring good luck to the event. A mascot is usually a cartoon character that represents a characteristic feature of the host country like flora, fauna, costume, tradition etc.
Official FIFA World Cup 2018 Mascot – Zabivaka
The mascot for the FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia is “Zabivaka”, which means “The Goal Scorer”.