Report FIFA Tells US To Prepare Committee To Host 2022 World Cup - RealGM Wiretap
FIFA has informed the United States Soccer Federation to have an organizing committee ready for the 2022 World Cup.
The World Cup was awarded to Qatar nike shox r4 womens all white , but they have had severe issues with working conditions during the building of their stadiums. There have also been reports of bribes in order for Qatar to be awarded the World Cup by FIFA.
FIFA will make a decision on whether to relocate the World Cup to the United States in September or October.
The United States hosted the World Cup in 1994 and already have the infrastructure in place to host matches in existing stadiums that were built for NFL teams. Los Angeles, San Francisco, Detroit, New York, Orlando, Chicago nike shox nz mens , Dallas, Boston and Washington D.C. were the nine areas of the country to host matches, while most of those areas have new facilities that have been built over the past 20 years.
Update: Sam Borden of the New York Times spoke with Sunil Gulati, who flatly denied the report.
"They haven't asked us and I cannot imagine it happening anytime soon," said Gulati.
Homer Bailey Weighing Contract Options - RealGM Wiretap
Pitcher Homer Bailey is one of two Reds players eligible for arbitration, with closer Aroldis Chapman being the other. But Bailey is the one who can be a free agent after the 2014 season.
His agent nike shox nz womens , Casey Close, and Reds GM Walt Jocketty have been engaged in talks about a multi-year deal throughout the winter.
"There is [interest], but it has to be something that works out for both ends," Bailey said on Sunday before a Reds Caravan event at Great American Ball Park.
Ballon DOr Motivates Young Players Now More Than Ever - RealGM Wiretap
Paul Pogba is one of soccer's most promising young players and would like to one day win the Ballon D'Or.
"His objective is the Ballon D'Or," Pogba's personal trainer, Didier Reiss black nike shox womens , said recently. "He will leave no stone unturned to get there."
The quest for individual achievement has been greater than ever with Luis Enrique motivating Lionel Messi last season by mentioning not allowing Cristiano Ronaldo win the Ballon D'Or again.
One industry figure privately told ESPN FC that, when exploring "developing markets" for the game, he found that many people supported players rather than teams.
Player contracts often have Ballon D'Or incentives written into them.
Neymar's Barcelona contract, for example, stipulates that the club will have to pay the Brazilian an extra €425,000 if he ever finishes first in the ballot.
Ultimately nike shox nz mens black , team success continues to be a big factor in who wins the Ballon D'Or. Ronaldo won it in 2014 after Real Madrid won the Champions League, while Messi won this year following Barcelona's win in the tournament.
Adrian Beltre Hits 400th Career Home Run - RealGM Wiretap
Adrian Beltre hit his 400th career home run in the first inning of the Rangers' loss to the Indians.
Beltre sent a 3-0 pitch from left-hander Bruce Chen onto the berm in center field Friday night for his fifth homer this season.