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Soccer - 24 Jun 2013 - Events
Istanbul, Turkey; 22 June 2013: One of Istanbul's key proposed venues for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games – the Seyrantepe Stadium – last night played host to the opening match at the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2013 – a competition which adds to Turkey's already impressive record of staging major sports events.
Soccer - 26 Mar 2012 - Bidding
Baku, 26 March 2012 – UEFA’s selection of Baku to host the UEFA European Under-17 Championship for men in 2016 is another key milestone in the development of ‘Event Azerbaijan’, a new government department tasked with bringing sports and non-sport events to the country.
Soccer - 19 Nov 2010 - RaceFor 2018/2022
A free, updated 21-page PDF from Sportcal summarising each of the nine bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups is now available for download.
Soccer - 06 Oct 2010 - Federations & NOCs
London, 5 October 2010 – The Qatar 2022 Bid Committee today announced the sponsorship and support of leading international branding agency Lambie-Nairn at a signing ceremony held in London. Lambie-Nairn is now the Official Supplier and Official Brand Agency of the Qatar 2022 Bid. Lambie-Nairn has been working with the Qatar 2022 Bid since November 2009.<BR>
Soccer - 17 Sep 2010 - Bidding
Qatar 2022, the organisation bidding to bring the FIFA World Cup to the Middle East for the first time, today unveiled the 12 stadiums it plans to use if awarded the right to stage the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Soccer - 16 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Qatar 2022 Bid Committee today unveiled legendary French footballer Zinedine Zidane as the latest bid ambassador, capping a week in which a delegation from FIFA was in Qatar examining the country’s bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Soccer - 16 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee is delighted to announce that Japan Airlines has signed up as an Official Bid Partner. This brings the total number of Official Bid Partners to nineteen.
Soccer - 14 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee today named Patrick Mboma a Bid Ambassador.
Soccer - 14 Sep 2010 - Bidding
A decade ago Australia hosted the 'best Olympic Games ever' and it was thanks to the enduring volunteer culture in Australia, highlighted by the 50,000+ workforce who set the new international standards at the Sydney 2000 Olympics that helped to make this possible - now, Australia is bidding to bring the FIFA World Cup™ to Australia in 2022 and is putting the call out to all who maybe interested in volunteering. <BR>
Soccer - 13 Sep 2010 - Bidding
It was dubbed by officials as the 'best Olympic Games ever' and now a decade later, our nation will celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games on Wednesday 15 September. This comes as we continue our bid to bring the FIFA World Cup™ to Australia in 2022. <BR>
Soccer - 09 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee is pleased to announce that UNIQLO (FAST RETAILING CO., LTD.) has signed on as an Official Bid Partner. This brings the total number of Official Bid Partners to eighteen.
Soccer - 03 Sep 2010 - Bidding
“The Iberian Bid has many chances of being elected to organise the Football World Cup 2018/2002, and our report is going to be very positive because we have observed that they have a great sport, hotel and transport infrastructure, as well as a strong support from their political and sports authorities”, assured in his good-bye Mr. Harold Mayne-Nicolls from Chile, head of the FIFA inspectors’ delegation that has spent the last few days in Spain and Portugal.
Soccer - 03 Sep 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee has appointed Alberto Zaccheroni, the new head coach of the Japan National Team, to be a Bid Ambassador.
Soccer - 02 Sep 2010 - Bidding
Third working day for the group of FIFA inspectors during which they visited Barcelona and Oporto. The Iberian Bid continues showing the ambassadors of the highest body of world football the cities and stadiums that would host the organisation of the World Cup 2018/2022, if Spain and Portugal’s joint bid is elected on December 2nd.<br>
Soccer - 31 Aug 2010 - Events
27 August 2010 – London – Digital imaging company, Crystal CG International today announced its creative direction and production of a three minute animation to support Russia’s bid to stage the FIFA World Cup for the first time. The animation, designed to illustrate Russia’s architectural and practical vision for the 2018/2022 World Cup, was presented as part of the nation’s bid to FIFA last week.
Soccer - 31 Aug 2010 - Bidding
<span style="font-size: 11pt; line-height: 150%; font-family: Arial;" lang="EN-US">Qatar National Bank (QNB) has been named the Official Bank of the Qatar 2022 bid tohost the FIFA World Cup. </span>
Soccer - 19 Aug 2010 - Bidding
A FIFA World Cup™ in Russia would offer vast potential for legacy of the world’s biggest single sports event.
Soccer - 19 Aug 2010 - Bidding
The Black Sea resort of Sochi, which will host the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, was the fourth and last Host City visited by the FIFA Inspection delegation during their tour to assess Russia’s bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 19 Aug 2010 - Bidding
Kazan, home to current league champions Rubin, treated the FIFA Inspection Delegation to several highlights on their tour to assess Russia’s bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 18 Aug 2010 - Bidding
Russia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin welcomed the FIFA Inspection Delegation today at his residence near Moscow, reaffirming his country’s readiness to host the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™. Subsequently the delegation visited various facilities in the Russian capital.
Soccer - 18 Aug 2010 - Bidding
In a meeting today with the FIFA Inspection Delegation, Russia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin reiterated his country’s commitment to host the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™ and said that Russia was ready to introduce a visa-free regime for fans attending World Cup matches.<BR>
Soccer - 17 Aug 2010 - Events
Saint Petersburg, 16 August 2010 – The City of Saint Petersburg, founded by Tsar Peter the Great, put its best foot forward as it welcomed the FIFA Inspection Delegation on the first day of their visit to assess the Russian Bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 17 Aug 2010 - Events
The FIFA Inspection Delegation to assess the Russian Bid for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™ has today arrived in Saint Petersburg for their four-day tour of Russia.
Soccer - 13 Aug 2010 - Bidding
Schedule of inspection visit and media arrangements.
Soccer - 10 Aug 2010 - Bidding
The HollandBelgium Bid, the joint Belgian and Dutch bid for the 2018 or 2022 FIFA World Cup™, has today received the FIFA Inspection Tour group in Brussels.
Soccer - 29 Jul 2010 - Events
Vitaly Mutko, Russia’s Minister for Sport, Tourism and Youth, Russian Football Union President, Sergei Fursenko and Alexey Sorokin, CEO of Russia’s Bid Committee for the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup™, will be presenting the latest status of Russia’s bidding activities for FIFA’s flagship competition at the Annual International Sport Forum “Russia – Country of Sports”.<BR>
Soccer - 29 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Football Federation Australia (FFA) today welcomes Optus on board as the Official Telecommunications Partner of FFA's bid to host the 2022 FIFA World CupT. The partnership builds on Optus' longstanding commitment to football in Australia and highlights the important role of cutting edge technology in the bid process. <BR>
Soccer - 28 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Australia farewelled a delegation of FIFA inspectors last night as they prepared to leave the country after examining the credentials of Australia’s Bid to win the right to host the FIFA World Cup™ in 2022.
Soccer - 28 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The FIFA delegation visiting Australia to inspect its credentials to hold a FIFA World Cup™ in 2022 got to see all of the ten host cities and twelve stadiums in one go today.
Soccer - 27 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The Melbourne Cricket Ground pitch was a sea of colour as almost 500 children joined new Hyundai A-League club Melbourne Heart players to put on an exhibition of Optus small-sided football for the visiting FIFA inspectiondelegation this afternoon.<BR>
Soccer - 27 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Hyundai A-League players took on the role of FIFA World Cup™ ambassadors as the FIFA inspection delegation arrived in Brisbane today as part of its tour to examine the credentials of Australia’s Bid to win the right to host the FIFA World Cup™ in 2022.<BR>
Soccer - 26 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The HollandBelgium Bid, the joint Belgian and Dutch bid for the 2018 or 2022 FIFA World Cup™, welcomes the FIFA inspection team from 9 August to 12 August.
Soccer - 26 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Olympic 400m champion Cathy Freeman and former Socceroo John Aloisi joined a delegation of FIFA inspectors today as they examined the credentials of Australia’s Bid to win the right to host the FIFA World Cup™ in 2022.
Soccer - 26 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Australia welcomed a delegation of FIFA inspectors this morning as they arrived in the country to examine the credentials of Australia’s Bid to win the right to host the FIFA World Cup™ in 2022.
Soccer - 25 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Australia welcomes a delegation of FIFA inspectors tomorrow as the bid to bring the FIFA World Cup™ to Australia in 2022 gains momentum.
Soccer - 23 Jul 2010 - Events
Australia welcomes a delegation of FIFA inspectors next week as the bid to bring the greatest show on earth, the FIFA World CupT, to Australia in 2022 gains momentum.
Soccer - 23 Jul 2010 - Events
FIFA has cleared Football Federation Australia (FFA) of any wrongdoing around its conduct in bidding for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Soccer - 22 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The chairman of the Bidding Committee for the 2022 World Cup Korea, Han Sung-Joo, and the president of the Korea Football Association, Cho Chung Yun, will welcome a FIFA inspection delegation to Korea on July 22, 2010.
Soccer - 22 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The FIFA Inspection Delegation left Osaka for the Tokyo area. First stop on their itinerary was Saitama Stadium 2002, a 63,700-seater stadium that hosted four matches in the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan™, including the Brazil-Turkey semifinal, and is now the home ground of the Urawa Red Diamonds.<BR>
Soccer - 20 Jul 2010 - Bidding
Day 1 of FIFA’s inspection of 2022 candidate host nation Japan kicked off today with a full morning of presentations and discussions at an Osaka hotel. At a lunchtime press briefing, key figures from the Japanese bid team summed up their views for the media.<BR>
Soccer - 19 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The FIFA Inspection Delegation arrived at Kansai Airport in the west of Japan this afternoon. The delegation will stay in the country until the afternoon of 22 July (Thursday) in order to evaluate Japan’s bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup™. <BR>
Soccer - 13 Jul 2010 - Bidding
The Japan 2022 Bid Committee has appointed Hiroaki Morishima, who played in the 1998 and 2002 FIFA World Cup™ (scoring against Tunisia in 2002), as an Official Bid Ambassador.
Soccer - 12 Jul 2010 - Events
Tokyo, 10 July 2010 – Japan’s Bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ is pleased to announce the appointment of Keisuke Honda as a Bid Ambassador.
Soccer - 12 Jul 2010 - Events
Qatar 2022's Fan Zone has proven to be the venue of choice for Doha residents to watch the events unfold at the current FIFA World Cup in South Africa. Thousands of people have visited the Fan Zone since the grand opening on June 11 when hosts South Africa held Mexico to a 1-&shy;‐1 draw.
Soccer - 05 Jul 2010 - Events
Moscow, 5 July 2010 – The IFD Kapital Group of Companies, one of the major diversified<BR>holdings in Russia, has joined the country’s bidding efforts to be awarded the right to host<BR>either the 2018 or the 2022 FIFA World Cup™.
Soccer - 30 Jun 2010 - Bidding
With their first official match the All Star Team of The HollandBelgium Bid today showed the world the full scope of their slogan Together for Great Goals.
Soccer - 30 Jun 2010 - Bidding
Football Federation Australia has acted in accordance with FIFA guidelines in respect to its bid for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, CEO Ben Buckley said today.
Soccer - 18 Jun 2010 - Events
The Mayor of London Boris Johnson today (Thursday 17 June) visited a community project in Cape Town, which uses football to promote social cohesion and educate young people.
Soccer - 11 Jun 2010 - Bidding
Moscow / Johannesburg, 10 June 2010 – Russia presented today its bid to host either the<BR>2018 or 2022 FIFA World Cup™ to the worldwide football family gathered at the 60th Ordinary<BR>FIFA Congress in Johannesburg.
Soccer - 11 Jun 2010 - Events
England 2018 Vice-President, David Beckham and Ambassador and former South Africa and Leeds Utd captain, Lucas Radebe, today joined a bid delegation including Chief Executive, Andy Anson and International President, David Dein at the FIFA Bidders Expo in Johannesburg.
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