World Cup bid on Brown´s agenda

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FIFA president Sepp Blatter will meet Prime Minister Gordon Brown on Wednesday with a potential bid by England for the 2018 World Cup top of the agenda.

Blatter is attending the 150th anniversary celebrations of Sheffield FC, the world´s oldest football club, and will stop off in London first for talks at Downing Street.

Richard Caborn, Brown´s World Cup ambassador, said: "This will underline the Government´s commitment to supporting the Football Association on any bid they may make for 2018, should FIFA allow that to happen."

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