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FIFA pledges to fully review WC bidding

January 24, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
FIFA ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia will stick to his intention to focus on allegations of corruption in the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests, football's governing body said on Thursday.

In a statement released by FIFA, Garcia said he "intends to conduct a thorough review of those allegations, including the evidentiary basis for and credibility of any allegations of individual misconduct."

FIFA said he will focus on the allegations of corruption surrounding the controversial ...

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