Lahore (Web Desk): Since Pakistan is not going to participate in the upcoming FIFA World Cup as they failed to qualify, there is a good news for football starving fans of the country. They will have a chance to get a glance of the glittering 2018 FIFA World Cup trophy.

According to details, the trophy will arrive in the county on February 3 for a day, thanks to the official sponsors of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Trophy tour.

“The trophy, after arriving in Lahore, will be taken to two or three different venues of the city,” media reported.

However, Pakistan Football Federation will have no role in trophy tour to Pakistan and the event is purely being conducted by the FIFA and sponsors.

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will be played in Russia this summer. A total of 32 teams will contest to become the football’s world champion.

A formal announcement in this regard will be made on Thursday.