2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
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14hPA Sport

Ethics breach claim 'ridiculous' - FIFA's Samoura

According to reports, Samoura has been reported to FIFA's ethics committee for not mentioning that she is related to El Hadji Diouf.

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6dAssociated Press

FIFA questions Morocco stadium quality

FIFA's inspection of Morocco's 2026 World Cup plans ended with questions about the quality of stadiums and a demand for more details from the bid.

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10dAssociated Press

Morocco World Cup bid masks anti-gay law

A FIFA task force arrived in Morocco on Monday to inspect a World Cup bid that obscures one potential impediment to hosting the 2026 showpiece.

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10dAssociated Press

South Africa to back Morocco World Cup bid

On Monday, the South African federation said Danny Jordaan had assured a visiting Morocco bid delegation that he would lobby African officials.

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15dAdriana Garcia

Morocco, Munir in World Cup appeal to CAS

Spanish-born Munir, whose father was born in Morocco, made an appearance for Spain in a Euro 2016 qualifying match in September 2014.

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20dPA Sport

FIFA to evaluate U.S.-led WC bid April 9-13

FIFA has announced the schedule for the bid evaluation visits in the increasingly tense race to stage the 2026 World Cup.

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22dIan Holyman

France to vote Morocco over U.S. in 2026

France will vote for Morocco to stage the 2026 World Cup and not the North American bid, according to the French Football Federation president.

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22dESPN staff

FIFA warns Morocco over World Cup stadiums

Morocco wrote to FIFA president Gianni Infantino to question its demands for technical criteria as part of the bidding process.

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23dKweséESPN Reporter

Morocco's Renard shuts down exit rumours

Morocco's Herve Renard has moved to shut down rumours linking him with a move away from the Atlas Lions' post.

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28dMark Ogden

Morocco chief talks World Cup bid strength

The chief executive of the Morocco 2026 bid committee, told Mark Ogden why Morocco is ready to host the World Cup in eight years.

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28dMark Ogden

Morocco's 2026 World Cup bid explained

Can Morocco win their bid to host the 2026 World Cup and become only the second African country to stage the planet's biggest football competition?

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29dAssociated Press

FIFA: Infantino won't meddle in '26 bid contest

FIFA maintained on Wednesday that its president won't meddle in the 2026 World Cup bidding contest and reminded Morocco to abide by the rules.

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30dMatt Stanger

Scouting Spotlight: World Cup breakout stars

Scouting Spotlight has an international feel this week as we look ahead to the 2018 World Cup. Who will be some of the breakout young stars in Russia?

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30dMark Ogden

Morocco urges 'equitable' 2026 WC process

Morocco urged FIFA president Gianni Infantino to ensure a "transparent" and "equitable" contest in the race to stage the 2026 World Cup.

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31dMark Ogden

Morocco WC bid chief: No security fears

FIFA is due to announce the 2026 host following a vote in Moscow on June 13, with Morocco bidding to take the World Cup back to Africa.

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31dAssociated Press

Morocco touts gun safety in World Cup bid

Morocco touted its limited threat from gun crime in a 2026 World Cup bidding proposal to take on the United States-led rival for the game's showpiece.

Predicting how African teams will perform in the WC (1:57)

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