PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the FIFA meetings ahead of the Women’s World Cup (all times local):
Asian soccer leader Sheikh Salman of Bahrain wants the continent to unite behind a single candidate to host the 2030 World Cup.
That probably means China.
Sheikh Salman, the Asian Football Confederation president, says: “Within a continent, it has to be a unified bid … if we want to succeed.”
His stand echoes UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin, who said having only one European bid go forward will avoid diluting support.
Europe has 55 of the 211 FIFA member federations and Asia has 46.
China is eligible to bid for the 2030 edition. Because Qatar