Friday, June 5, 2020
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The Soccer World Does Not Want A La Liga Match In...

Major League Baseball is in the middle of its All Star tour of Japan. Recently, National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman said the league has plans to stage 2019 pre-season games in Germany and Switzerland with regular season games in Prague, the Czech Republic and Stockholm, Sweden.

Bradley Returns To US Soccer, But Columbia Wins 4-2 In Tampa

Carlos Bacca, Radamel Falcao and Miguel Borja scored second-half goals to lead Colombia over the United States 4-2 on Thursday night in an exhibition that marked the return of Bradley to the national team following a one-year absence.

FIFA Erases The Word Corruption From Its Ethics Code

If a company is under investigation by authorities in the United States and Switzerland for corruption, it probably is not the smartest thing for that company to update its ethics code and remove the word corruption and add defamation to the document.

Russia Wins Over The Heads Of FIFA And The IOC

That Vladimir Putin must be quite the charmer. The Russian President is back in the good graces of the head of soccer’s governing body, FIFA, and the President of the International Olympic Committee.

Las Vegas Says No To Hosting A 2026 World Cup Match

The NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights franchise will be joined by the NFL’s Mark Davis Raiders in two years, the NBA has a summer development league in town and Major League Baseball might be interested in at least kicking the tires and take a look at the city in the event there is an expansion or relocation opportunity in the future.

Did The Movers And Shakers Behind the 2026 World Cup...

The 2026 World Cup is coming to North America. United 2026 gave into FIFA’s demands. All the North American stadiums that will host the matches must have grass fields.

The Trump Factor And FIFA Voters

Delegates from the governing body of soccer, FIFA, will be handing out the 2026 World Cup to either the United 2026 coalition of the United States, Canada and Mexico or Morocco on Wednesday at a meeting in Moscow, Russia.

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.

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.