North American region to push for 2018 World Cup

March 7, 2007
NEW YORK -- Soccer's governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean will push to host the 2018 World Cup.

FIFA's executive committee voted unanimously in August 2000 to rotate the sport's top event among the six continents, and the U.S. Soccer Federation decided last month to proceed with a bid for the 2018 tournament.

"In the cycle, this would be the fifth, would be CONCACAF, and I suspect that will be fulfilled as of 2018," CONCACAF general secretary ...

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