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FIFA’s 11 Billion Reasons To Select United 2026

FIFA has already been guaranteed an $11 billion profit by the backers of United 2026, a coalition of three countries, the United States, Canada and Mexico.

Geo-Political Concerns Could Trump Money In World Cup Selection

The governing body of global soccer, FIFA is meeting in Hungary with just one pressing topic on the group’s agenda. Have the United 2026 and Morocco 2026 World Cup bids progressed enough that the two bids can be considered on June 13 and that FIFA can award the 2026 World Cup on that date in a meeting in Moscow, Russia.

Over There, Over There: The Yanks Are Coming

You have to wonder if Boston Red Sox customers really want to lose two home chances to see the New York Yankees in 2019. One of baseball’s oldest and most combative rivalries is going across the pond with the Yankees and Red Sox playing two games in London, England during the 2019 season.

It’s Cinco De Mayo For Major League Baseball And Others

It is Cinco de Mayo which for some reason resonates in the United States with celebrations at bars and taverns with revelers having no real knowledge of why it is a holiday in Mexico. On May 5, 1862, an undermanned Mexican army defeated the French at the Battle of Puebla and it was also the last time a European nation attacked a North American country.

Will Trump’s Lobbying Hurt The US-Canada-Mexico World Cup Bid?

In Donald Trump’s world, it would seem that the governing body of soccer’s World Cup and the warning that came from officials of FIFA to not lobby countries for votes for the 2026 World Cup is the least of his problems.
Clint Dempsey

Morocco Trade Deals Raise FIFA Questions

Some trade deals between Morocco and two Caribbean island nations, Dominica and St. Lucia have raised some eyebrows in the FIFA-World Cup orbit. Did the agreements come with a major string attached?

Thomas Bach And The IOC Are On A Roll

It is all about the money.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZaoubynXUI8&feature=youtu.be   It has been a good month for the International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach. He has been to North...

Morocco Says US Gun Laws Are A Problem FIFA Needs To...

Is The Kingdom supporting Parkland students?   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GaCNt_J-dv8&t=8s   Morocco released its final 2026 World Cup bid book earlier this week and it appears the Kingdom Of Morocco...

Will The Joint North American World Cup Bid Be Trumped By...

will Haiti and Africa remember this at the FIFA vote?   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJmIrwZ-n6w   In five months the governing body of soccer, FIFA, awards the 2026 World Cup rights...

The NBA Exploring Mexico City

It's All About The Pesos The National Basketball Association, in a sense, is returning to the league’s roots. Playing games in neutral sites where there...