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Rex Christensen
June 14, 2018

Putin hailed the world soccer governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association for keeping to a motto of "sport without politics". Preparation for the World Cup will not require major construction work because the 16 stadiums where matches will be played already exist.

Rosannie Filato, a Montreal city councillor who is heading up the city's bid, said the estimated cost if the city is picked as a World Cup location is $69 million, but there are $220 million in potential economic benefits, she said.

North America will host the 2026 World Cup after Federation Internationale de Football Association voters overwhelmingly opted Wednesday for the financial and logistical certainty of a United States-led bid over a risky Moroccan proposal for the first 48-team tournament.

"Attempts at a boycott were doomed from the start", Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, a close Putin ally and long-time sports minister, told Izvestiya newspaper.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has named who he expects to reach the World Cup semi-finals stage but rather surprisingly left out the likes of Spain and France.

A total of 23 finalists between the three countries have been selected as possible locations for World Cup games.

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February could prove a crucial month, as we host both London sides at the Etihad Stadium before facing a tricky trip to Everton and completing the month's schedule at home to West Ham.

Before the opening game between hosts Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia, the 80,000 fans in attendance at Luzhniki Stadium were treated to a lively music and dance performance by United Kingdom pop star Robbie Williams.

"Russia in Centre Field", headlined the state-run newspaper Rossiiskaya Gazeta. Under the terms of the bid, Canada and Mexico will each host 10 matches.

"All countries accuse each other of racism, homophobia".

Fifa's president, Gianni Infantino, looked opportunistically quick to immediately put himself forward for re-election next year, and he was followed by United States president Donald Trump with a self-congratulatory tweet. The home team led by coach Stanislav Cherchesov will look to make history.

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