Archive for December, 2010

FIFA say no to World Cup England 2018

Posted in England, FIFA, World Cup on December 3, 2010 by Tartan Army Soldier

England won’t be hosting World Cup 2018. FIFA have instead selected Russia to organise this event.

England presented what they believed to be a winning bid to FIFA. Being the ‘home of football’, having all the required stadiums and facilities and a solid financial plan, they were optimistic that the World Cup finals 2018 were destined for English shores. FIFA, however had other plans.