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What They're Saying
July 8th, 2013 12:02AM

TAGS:  fifa, world cup 2022


“It comes down to sports politics. I'll be very frank and very open with you that whoever the next president of FIFA becomes, for any support to come from Concacaf, that must be one of the overarching objectives and commitments to this confederation, that 2026 will come to Concacaf.”

-- Concacaf president Jeffrey Webb, saying it is important that a Concacaf nation -- the United States, Mexico or Canada -- should host the 2026 World Cup, especially after FIFA abandoned the rotation system that should have awarded the 2018 World Cup to a Concacaf nation and the United States was passed over in its 2022 bid. (

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