Fan making trek to World Cup from Germany to Russia via tractor

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Mogilev Region, Belarus (RTV / NBC News Channel) -- One man is making the journey from Germany to Russia for the World Cup on a vintage tractor.

One man is making the journey from Germany to Russia for the World Cup on a vintage tractor. Courtesy: RTV / NBC News Channel

Hubert Wirth's tractor moves at a speed of about 12mph and that's fine by him.

Accompanied by his trusty dog Hexe, he makes headway to Moscow at his own pace.

Wirth plans to reach Moscow in time for Germany's first game in the tournament against Mexico on June 17th.