mexican world cup?

Mexico to bid for 2018 or 2022 World Cups

January 31, 2009
Mexico is to join the race to host the 2018 or 2022 World Cups, its soccer association said on Friday.

"We have sent our application to enter the process," Mexican Football Federation (FMF) general secretary Decio de Maria told a news conference.

"Mexico has raised its hand (and offered) to host a third World Cup."

The Mexicans staged the tournament in 1970 and 1986, stepping in 23 years ago when Colombia pulled out.

The tournaments were regarded as two ...

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