Coca-Cola sends first batch of Maldives football fans for World Cup

Coca-Cola has send off the first batch out of 30 lucky winners to witness the 2018 FIFA World Cup at Russia.

The first 10 individuals who won a lucky-promo initiated by Coca-Cola flew on Wednesday to witness a FIFA World Cup game at this year's host country.

During the promotion customers had to send unique codes found under the cap of Coca-Cola bottles via SMS to designated numbers in order to win the chance to see a World Cup game.

The second batch of Coca-Cola World Cup promo winners, which includes the remaining 20 individuals will leave for Moscow on June 30.

The tickets, accommodation and meals are provided to the promo winners by the fizzy drink corporation during the length of their stay.