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Soccer - 09 Jun 2014 - Events
Can FIFA ride the wave of negative publicity and keep football’s financial juggernaut on course?
Soccer - 19 Nov 2010 - RaceFor 2018/2022
A free, updated 21-page PDF from Sportcal summarising each of the nine bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups is now available for download.
Soccer - 17 Sep 2010 - Bidding
Qatar 2022, the organisation bidding to bring the FIFA World Cup to the Middle East for the first time, today unveiled the 12 stadiums it plans to use if awarded the right to stage the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Soccer - 16 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Qatar 2022 Bid Committee today unveiled legendary French footballer Zinedine Zidane as the latest bid ambassador, capping a week in which a delegation from FIFA was in Qatar examining the country’s bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Soccer - 16 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee is delighted to announce that Japan Airlines has signed up as an Official Bid Partner. This brings the total number of Official Bid Partners to nineteen.
Soccer - 14 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee today named Patrick Mboma a Bid Ambassador.
Soccer - 14 Sep 2010 - Bidding
A decade ago Australia hosted the 'best Olympic Games ever' and it was thanks to the enduring volunteer culture in Australia, highlighted by the 50,000+ workforce who set the new international standards at the Sydney 2000 Olympics that helped to make this possible - now, Australia is bidding to bring the FIFA World Cup™ to Australia in 2022 and is putting the call out to all who maybe interested in volunteering. <BR>
Soccer - 13 Sep 2010 - Bidding
It was dubbed by officials as the 'best Olympic Games ever' and now a decade later, our nation will celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games on Wednesday 15 September. This comes as we continue our bid to bring the FIFA World Cup™ to Australia in 2022. <BR>
Soccer - 09 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee is pleased to announce that UNIQLO (FAST RETAILING CO., LTD.) has signed on as an Official Bid Partner. This brings the total number of Official Bid Partners to eighteen.
Soccer - 03 Sep 2010 - Bidding
“The Iberian Bid has many chances of being elected to organise the Football World Cup 2018/2002, and our report is going to be very positive because we have observed that they have a great sport, hotel and transport infrastructure, as well as a strong support from their political and sports authorities”, assured in his good-bye Mr. Harold Mayne-Nicolls from Chile, head of the FIFA inspectors’ delegation that has spent the last few days in Spain and Portugal.
Soccer - 03 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee has appointed Alberto Zaccheroni, the new head coach of the Japan National Team, to be a Bid Ambassador.
Soccer - 02 Sep 2010 - Bidding
Third working day for the group of FIFA inspectors during which they visited Barcelona and Oporto. The Iberian Bid continues showing the ambassadors of the highest body of world football the cities and stadiums that would host the organisation of the World Cup 2018/2022, if Spain and Portugal’s joint bid is elected on December 2nd.<br>
Soccer - 31 Aug 2010 - Bidding
<span style="font-size: 11pt; line-height: 150%; font-family: Arial;" lang="EN-US">Qatar National Bank (QNB) has been named the Official Bank of the Qatar 2022 bid tohost the FIFA World Cup. </span>
Soccer - 19 Aug 2010 - Bidding
A FIFA World Cup™ in Russia would offer vast potential for legacy of the world’s biggest single sports event.
Soccer - 19 Aug 2010 - Bidding
The Black Sea resort of Sochi, which will host the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, was the fourth and last Host City visited by the FIFA Inspection delegation during their tour to assess Russia’s bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 19 Aug 2010 - Bidding
Kazan, home to current league champions Rubin, treated the FIFA Inspection Delegation to several highlights on their tour to assess Russia’s bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 18 Aug 2010 - Bidding
Russia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin welcomed the FIFA Inspection Delegation today at his residence near Moscow, reaffirming his country’s readiness to host the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™. Subsequently the delegation visited various facilities in the Russian capital.
Soccer - 18 Aug 2010 - Bidding
In a meeting today with the FIFA Inspection Delegation, Russia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin reiterated his country’s commitment to host the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™ and said that Russia was ready to introduce a visa-free regime for fans attending World Cup matches.<BR>
Soccer - 17 Aug 2010 - Events
Saint Petersburg, 16 August 2010 – The City of Saint Petersburg, founded by Tsar Peter the Great, put its best foot forward as it welcomed the FIFA Inspection Delegation on the first day of their visit to assess the Russian Bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 17 Aug 2010 - Events
The FIFA Inspection Delegation to assess the Russian Bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™ has today arrived in Saint Petersburg for their four-day tour of Russia.
Soccer - 13 Aug 2010 - Bidding
Schedule of inspection visit and media arrangements.
Soccer - 10 Aug 2010 - Bidding
The HollandBelgium Bid, the joint Belgian and Dutch bid for the 2018 or 2022 FIFA World Cup™, has today received the FIFA Inspection Tour group in Brussels.
Soccer - 29 Jul 2010 - Events
Vitaly Mutko, Russia’s Minister for Sport, Tourism and Youth, Russian Football Union President, Sergei Fursenko and Alexey Sorokin, CEO of Russia’s Bid Committee for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™, will be presenting the latest status of Russia’s bidding activities for FIFA’s flagship competition at the Annual International Sport Forum “Russia – Country of Sports”.<BR>
Soccer - 28 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The FIFA delegation visiting Australia to inspect its credentials to hold a FIFA World Cup™ in 2022 got to see all of the ten host cities and twelve stadiums in one go today.
Soccer - 27 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The Melbourne Cricket Ground pitch was a sea of colour as almost 500 children joined new Hyundai A-League club Melbourne Heart players to put on an exhibition of Optus small-sided football for the visiting FIFA inspectiondelegation this afternoon.<BR>
Soccer - 27 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Hyundai A-League players took on the role of FIFA World Cup™ ambassadors as the FIFA inspection delegation arrived in Brisbane today as part of its tour to examine the credentials of Australia’s Bid to win the right to host the FIFA World Cup™ in 2022.<BR>
Soccer - 26 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The HollandBelgium Bid, the joint Belgian and Dutch bid for the 2018 or 2022 FIFA World Cup™, welcomes the FIFA inspection team from 9 August to 12 August.
Soccer - 23 Jul 2010 - Events
Australia welcomes a delegation of FIFA inspectors next week as the bid to bring the greatest show on earth, the FIFA World CupT, to Australia in 2022 gains momentum.
Soccer - 22 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The chairman of the Bidding Committee for the 2022 World Cup Korea, Han Sung-Joo, and the president of the Korea Football Association, Cho Chung Yun, will welcome a FIFA inspection delegation to Korea on July 22, 2010.
Soccer - 22 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The FIFA Inspection Delegation left Osaka for the Tokyo area. First stop on their itinerary was Saitama Stadium 2002, a 63,700-seater stadium that hosted four matches in the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan™, including the Brazil-Turkey semifinal, and is now the home ground of the Urawa Red Diamonds.<BR>
Soccer - 19 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The FIFA Inspection Delegation arrived at Kansai Airport in the west of Japan this afternoon. The delegation will stay in the country until the afternoon of 22 July (Thursday) in order to evaluate Japan’s bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup™. <BR>
Soccer - 02 Jun 2010 - Bidding
Academy Award-nominated actor Brad Pitt has accepted an invitation to join the Board of Directors for the USA Bid Committee in its quest to bring the FIFA World Cup™ to the United States in 2018 or 2022.
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