What They're Saying

"You tell the average guy on the street it's between the U.S. and Qatar, and he'd laugh and say, 'Well of course the U.S. is going to win.' But it's a lot more complicated than that."

-- Alan Rothenberg, Chairman & CEO of the 1994 World Cup in the USA, on the competition to host the 2022 World Cup. (Wall Street Journal)

"You can air condition a stadium, but I don't see how you can air condition an entire country."

-- Chuck Blazer, the lone U.S. member of FIFA's executive committee, whose members' votes will determine the 2022 World Cup host. (Wall Street Journal)

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