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Fifa suspends 2026 World Cup bidding

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 19:39

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Fifa announced on Wednesday it had suspended the bidding process to host the 2026 World Cup amid the furore surrounding corruption probes at the organisation.

[LAUSANNE] Fifa announced on Wednesday it had suspended the bidding process to host the 2026 World Cup amid the furore surrounding corruption probes at the organisation.

"It was decided to place the administrative process on hold for the 2026 Fifa World Cup bidding due to the current situation," a Fifa statement said.

"Further decisions regarding the 2026 Fifa World Cup bidding process will be discussed by the Fifa Executive Committee at a later date."

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