Leiweke voices support

AEG president Leiweke voices England support

October 8, 2009
LONDON -- England's 2018 World Cup bid received the backing Thursday of the CEO of the company that owns the Los Angeles Galaxy, despite the United States being of the one main competitors to host the tournament.

Tim Leiweke, president and chief executive officer of Anschutz Entertainment Group, said England's case to put on soccer's showpiece event for the first time since 1966 was clearly the best.

"I can't imagine a more passionate host," Leiweke said at the Leaders in Football ...

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