Laying foundations for Russia's World Cup

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Russia will host the 2018 FIFA Wold Cup, and many of the stadiums in the 13 host cities are being built from scratch.

The Kremlin has earmarked $4bn for sports over the next four years, with a further $10bn to be spent on infrastructure.

The World Cup is expected to be a big boost for the Russian economy, but the country still has to overcome problems of bureaucracy and corruption.

Al Jazeera's Neave Barker reports from the town of Saransk.