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The 10 key factors that will decide whether the 2018 World Cup will be held in England or Russia

Rivals compete to host showpiece event...

With 73 campaigning days to go before the winner of the race to host the 2018 World Cup is announced, Russia has emerged as England’s closest rival to host the global showpiece event. UK’s chief correspondent, Wayne Veysey, spent a week in Saint Petersburg, Moscow and Kazan asking the country’s politicians, administrators, managers and players their thoughts on Russia’s ambitious bid.

Here he analyses the 10 main factors that could influence the 24-man Fifa executive committee when they vote by secret ballot in Zurich on December 2.

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Maradona2834d ago

It could be interesting to see a wc in Russia. They are good to make big events. So why not World Cup...