2018 bid team restructured

Ex-Arsenal chief Dein to head up England World Cup bid

February 18, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Former Arsenal vice-chairman David Dein has been appointed international president of the England 2018/22 World Cup bid board.

He will take up the post immediately and play a key role along with the board chairman Lord Triesman, ahead of the announcement in December of which nations will stage the two World Cups.

Triesman said: "David has a huge amount of experience in world football and an excellent network of contacts. We are very pleased that he will be joining the team in ...

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