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City loses out on World Cup place

16 Dec 2009 17:29:55

City loses out on World Cup place

Hull's bid to be part of England's 2018 World Cup bid has been rejected.Applications from Derby and Leicester also failed to make it into the FA's list of 12 successful host cities, which include Leeds and Sheffield. Hull City chairman Adam Pearson said he was "extremely disappointed" that the club's KC Stadium was not selected by the England 2018 bid team. He said: "We sat here with very high hopes and I think the work that has gone into the bid was excellent." Staging a World Cup match c.... read more


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