President Xi Jinping meets Fifa President Gianni Infantino in Beijing in June, 2017. Photo: AFP President Xi Jinping meets Fifa President Gianni Infantino in Beijing in June, 2017. Photo: AFP
President Xi Jinping meets Fifa President Gianni Infantino in Beijing in June, 2017. Photo: AFP
Fifa

China’s quest to host Fifa World Cup receives state backing, says mainland media, with 2034 the most likely target

  • ‘Football News’ says it is the first time the government has given clear support for the bid

Topic |   Fifa
President Xi Jinping meets Fifa President Gianni Infantino in Beijing in June, 2017. Photo: AFP President Xi Jinping meets Fifa President Gianni Infantino in Beijing in June, 2017. Photo: AFP
President Xi Jinping meets Fifa President Gianni Infantino in Beijing in June, 2017. Photo: AFP
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