World Cup decision day
Battle heats up as decision looms
December 2, 2010
By Andrew Orsatti, Zurich
Inside, it is quite the opposite. The heat is on in a fierce battle to the host the 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cups. Lobbying tactics are dark and sometimes dirty. So much so it almost spoils the view.
What we see in the distance is nothing but a haze. Most of the bidding nations appear lost in the whole process. They ...