Tickets to all FIFA events (World Cup 2018) are usually sold via the FIFA web-site (http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/organisation/ticketing/purchase.html). World Cup 2018 that takes place in Russia is not an exception. There are three sales phases:
You can apply for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Ticket through submitting the ticket application online on the official FIFA website. The applicants are selected randomly throughout the draw sales period.
The first sales phase (1) opened on September 14, 2017 and closed on November 28, 2017. Great demand for World Cup Tickets was recorded. Approximately 3,5 million tickets were requested and a total of 622,117 tickets were successfully obtained by the first lucky ones. Around 43% of all tickets were allocated to fans from US, China, Germany, Brazil, Israel, UK, Finland, Mexico, and France.
The second sales phase (2) will open on December 5, 2017 and will last till January 31, 2018 on a random selection draw. Today, on December 1, 2017 the FIFA 2018 World Cup Draw takes place. Crossing our fingers.
Finally, please keep in mind that per the household restrictions a maximum of 4 tickets can be requested for up to 7 matches. Tickets will be mailed to all fans who are awarded 2018 FIFA tickets free of charge beginning in April or May, 2018.