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The smear campaign allegations could end up being the smoking gun needed to strip Qatar of the World Cup

Now that the wildly successful Russia World Cup is but a happy fading memory, the football world’s attention has gone back to intensely disliking the thought of where the next edition of the greatest show on earth will be hosted.

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Memo FIFA: bin the World Cup vote system

It’s been a long road for Frank Lowy, Ben Buckley and the Australian 2022 World Cup bid team. Two and a half long years of painstaking work preparing a bid to impress FIFA officials enough to cast their vote to bring the biggest spectacle on earth Down Under.

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Australia's 2022 World Cup bid was naive

The Australian World Cup bid was naive at best, and stupid at worst. When I first heard that Qatar won the 2022 World Cup, I was surprised – especially knowing that Qatar has such a small population, none of the stadiums are built, and that it doesn’t have a particularly strong football culture.