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2018 FIFA World Cup In Russia Could Be Plagued By Locust Officials Say

An ancient plague that has been mentioned in the Bible, Iliad, and Quran is now threatening the quadrennial international tournament of one of the world’s most popular team sports. According to Russian officials, the upcoming 21st FIFA World Cup may be in danger of being plagued by a swarm of locusts. In a statement to the Associated Press, Russia’s agricultural ministry has revealed that they are now closely monitoring the species of short-horned grasshoppers, but are expecting the worst.
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