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In the Football World Cup News category we inform you about the current news on the participating teams, the players, ... and we write about the latest football results at the World Cup 2018 in Russia.

Prince Ali Al-Hussein even money favourite to win FIFA election
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Prince Ali Al-Hussein is all the rage now in the Next FIFA President election betting. The Jordanian has moved into even money favourite with Skybet, helped out perhaps with the investigation into a payment Michel Platini’s received from Sepp Blatter. Platini, who had had the full support of UEFA and the AFC in his bid […]

[ Read more] 28th October 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Platinti to face challenge from Prince Ali for FIFA Presidency
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The two expected candidates to duke it out for the role of FIFA President have been confirmed to be standing in the elections. With UEFA President Michel Platini having already put his name into the hat for the top job at the world football’s governing body, he has been joined by Jordan’s Prince Ali bin […]

[ Read more] 10th September 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Will there still be venue changes for 2018 and 2022 World Cups?
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There is still a small risk that the 2018 FIFA World Cup could yet change venue. Although time is running out to initiate a change, both Russia and Qatar could still get stripped of their duties of hosting the 2018 and 2022 World Cups respectively. FIFA have hired a law firm to do an internal […]

[ Read more] 18th August 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Three England Lionesses make World Cup All Stars Squad
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Hats off to three of England’s Lionesses who performed so well at the 2015 Women’s World Cup. Keeper Karen Bardsley, along with defenders Steph Houghton and Lucy Bronze have all been picked in the World Cup All Stars squad. All three of the Manchester City players were among the 23 players picked by a FIFA […]

[ Read more] 18th August 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Platini stands as favourite for FIFA Presidency
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February 26th, 2016 will see polling start to see who replaces Sepp Blatter as head of the world football’s governing body. Blatter has been in position since 1998 and has largely been unopposed in his re-election runs. But he has called time on the position himself, announcing that he is stepping down, all of this […]

[ Read more] 29th July 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Canada 4/1 favourites to host World Cup 2026
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Even though there has been no official word about who will be running for FIFA Presidency next, it appears that it will eventually all boil down to a two-horse race between Prince Ali Al-Hussein who is 11/8 at Bet365 and Michel Platini who is 7/4. FIFA will hold an extraordinary congress meeting on February 26th, […]

[ Read more] 20th July 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Platini and Ali-Hussein emerge as favourites to be next Fifa President
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Prince bin Ali-Hussein is now 5/4 favourite at online betting site Ladbrokes to become the next Fifa President. This is light of the incumbent Sepp Blatter dropping the news that most football fans and associations have wanted, that he is stepping down from his role of President, the announcement coming just a few days after […]

[ Read more] 2nd June 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |

Depth of squad huge boost for USA Women in World Cup 2015 challenge
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The 2015 Women’s World Cup fills up the summer as the tournament comes from Canada, where it all kicks off on June 6th. The USA women are running as 3/1 favourites and the number two ranked side in the world look to be holding all the aces up their sleeve this time to get their […]

[ Read more] 29th May 2015 | World Cup Betting Category: Football World Cup News |