Special Edition
Wednesday, December 1, 2010
  • No clear favorites in final hours

    [WORLD CUP 2018/22 BIDS] With Zurich's Bauer Au Lac hotel on lockdown and crawling with Secret Service and other security officials, FIFA executive committee ... Read the whole story

  • Case for and against the USA

    [WORLD CUP 2018/22 BIDS] It's down to the home stretch in the race for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. The 2018 race took ... Read the whole story

  • What They're Saying

    "It's important that all the teams who come to any World Cup venue feel that they, too, are playing at home, not just for people watching on television. Maybe America's best claim to this World Cup is that we have the only nation you can put the World Cup that can guarantee no matter who makes the final, we can fill a stadium with home-nation rooters."

    -- Former U.S. President Bill Clinton in his presentation to the FIFA executive committee in support of the USA 2022 bid.

  • The legacy question

    [MY VIEW] American soccer as we know it would not exist if FIFA had not awarded it the 1994 World Cup. No doubt. But ... Read the whole story

  • USA gets perfect grade

    [WORLD CUP 2018/22 BIDS] The United States was only contender for the 2022 World Cup to get a 100 percent rating in the "World ... Read the whole story

  • FSC to air World Cup announcement special

    [TELEVISION GUIDE] The World Cup 2018 and 2022 host announcement will be made on Thursday at around 10 a.m. ET from Zurich, where the ... Read the whole story