"The requirements will be clear. And then each country can make up their decision, whether they want to bid or not based on the requirements. Nothing to do with the U.S. or not, it's general sporting
criterion. Mr. Trump is the president of the United States of America and as such of course [I have] huge respect for what he does. He's in charge, together with his government, to take the decisions
that are best for his country. That's why he has been elected."
-- FIFA president Gianni Infantino
, indicating President Donald Trump
's travel ban might prevent the USA from
hosting the 2026 World Cup if a team and its players and fans can't enter the host country. (AP