My tribe

Australia have FIFA edge on England in World Cup bidding

Australia have an edge on England and other rivals in the World Cup bidding, it has been revealed. The Daily Mail says December's vote on the 2018 World Cup venue will tell whether the FA made the biggest blunder of their topsy-turvy campaign by ditching expert football strategist Peter Hargitay, now working for Australia, after he had devised the bid blueprint.

Hargitay's relationship with FIFA is so good that Chelsea employed him as part of the team that overturned the transfer ban relating to their signing of Gael Kakuta from Lens.

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?