“I appreciate and value every day Victoria Lopyreva’s commitment as FIFA World Cup 2018 Ambassador in Russia. Her passion, her dedication and her energy will definitely help raise awareness on HIV and AIDS in and outside Russia. Victoria’s contribution to fighting all forms of discrimination in and off the pitch is something that FIFA can be proud of and I wish her full success in her additional role as UNAIDS Special Ambassador in Russia,” said Fatma Samoura, FIFA Secretary General.
Who is Victoria Lopyreva? She is a Russian glamour model and media personality. Victoria Lopyreva as been appointed for the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be Ambassador for UNAIDS to bring awareness to epidemics around the world using the world cup’s media power.