Russian soccer expert James Appell

Russian soccer expert James Appell

Planet Fútbol with Grant Wahl - September 21, 2016 - 45:50

The 2018 World Cup in Russia is less than two years away, and the new episode of the Planet Futbol is all about the host nation. James Appell, an expert in the Russian sporting culture, joins SI Senior Writer Grant Wahl for an insightful look at where Russia is now and where it might be by the time 2018 comes around.

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