World Cup 2018

Russian PM Putin to snub vote

December 1, 2010
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Russia's hopes of winning the right to host the 2018 World Cup finals have been hit by Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's decision not to travel for the vote because he does not want to be involved in "unfair competition".

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