Newspaper The Independent has offered a rating of the most attractive cities, hosts and participants of mundialya. Among the selection factors were primarily the preparedness and convenience of the arenas, as well as the development of infrastructure, cultural entertainment and logistics opportunities. The authors called the St. Petersburg arena the most northern of all and making the greatest impression. At the next position was Moscow, closes the top three leaders of Sochi. But Saransk, who took the last place out of 11 possible, seemed unappealing to journalists for leisure. At the same time, the supposedly least attended match between the national teams of Tunisia and Panama will take place there.