Category Archives: FIFA World Cup

Gulati pressuring FIFA to release ethics report regarding 2018, 2022 World Cup

U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati plans to address reports regarding the 2018 and 2022 World Cups in a FIFA executive meeting Thursday. Continue reading »

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Monday Evening Ticker: Qatar official responds to critics; Debuchy out three months; and more

Despite claims to the contrary, Qatar 2022 communications director Nasser Al Khater insists that cooling technology will work as expected. Continue reading »

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Friday Kickoff: 2018, 2022 World Cup decision to come in Spring; Maradona discusses drug regrets; and more

FIFA will conduct a review of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups with a decision to come in the Spring. Continue reading »

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FIFA explores moving 2022 World Cup dates

For the first time in nearly a year, FIFA is openly discussing the possibility of moving the dates of the 2022 FIFA World Cup to the winter months. Continue reading »

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Players threaten legal action over artificial turf at Women’s World Cup

A group of players including superstars Abby Wambach and Alex Morgan are threatening legal action over planned artificial fields at the 2015 World Cup. Continue reading »

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Blatter keen on possible Canada bid for men’s World Cup

Blatter says Canada is ready to host a Men’s World Cup, as the CSA prepares a bid for 2026. Continue reading »

Posted in Featured, FIFA World Cup, International Soccer, Under-20 World Cup | 61 Comments