Opening Asia for Russia

South Korean president proposes hosting 2030 FIFA World Cup with North Korea

12.06.2017 142 просмотров

"If the neighboring countries of Northeast Asia, including South Korea and DPRK, can host the Football World Cup, I think it will help bring peace between South Korea and DPRK, and also  in Northeast Asia, quotes AP the words of Moon Jae-in. — It would be great if the president of the International Football Federation, Gianni Infantino, would have interests in this area.   

Previously, the head of the Korean Football Association, Chun Mun Gu, expressed the opinion that South Korea, the DPRK, China and Japan can jointly host the 2030 World Cup.

In 2002, the World Cup was hosted by South Korea and Japan. It was the first world championship held in Asia.

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