Australia promises “no worries” World Cup

By Duncan Mackay in Johannesburg

November 30 – Australia will offer to host a “no worries” FIFA World Cup as it goes head to head with its nine rivals for the first time in its bid for the 2018 or 2022 tournaments, it has promised.

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Lineker insists he is not England 2018’s Lord Coe

By Duncan Mackay

November 28 – Gary Lineker (pictured), the man many are trying to persuade to take over from Lord Triesman as the leader of England’s bid to host the 2018 World Cup, tonight insisted that his commitments with the BBC would rule him out from playing a more prominent role.

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