Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin speaks during a press conference at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich on December 2, 2010 after Russia was chosen to host the 2018 World Cup. Russia was awarded the... more 
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin speaks during a press conference at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich on December 2, 2010 after Russia was chosen to host the 2018 World Cup. Russia was awarded the 2018 World Cup, and Qatar the 2022 World Cup, after an acrimonious bidding war marred by allegations of corruption and illegal deal-making. AFP PHOTO / SEBASTIAN DERUNGS (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN DERUNGS/AFP/Getty Images) less 
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