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Naples man travels to Russia for World Cup

Posted at 8:26 AM, Jun 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-28 08:44:44-04

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-- People from Southwest Florida are getting in on the FIFA World Cup fun in Russia.

Fox 4 viewer, Fabio Villavicencio and his family, traveled from Naples to Russia, to watch the games. He was rooting for his team, Peru. This was Peru's first time playing in the World Cup in 36 years.

Villvicencio was in Russia for two weeks with his family; they returned to Naples on Thursday, June 28. Although Peru didn't advance, Villavicencio says he still had a lot of fun meeting people from all over the world.

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