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ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

FIFA president Gianni Infantino not worried about World Cup violence

Gab Marcotti joins Alison Bender to discuss if the future of the Confederations Cup is in jeopardy.

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has said he is "not concerned" about the possibility of violence at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Infantino was speaking during a visit to 2022 tournament hosts Qatar, during which he also said the 2026 World Cup could be co-hosted by three or four countries using four or five grounds each.

He was asked about the threat of violence after flashpoints involving Russian supporters, including one in which England fans were injured in clashes in Marseille, marred Euro...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Gianni Infantino wants 2026 World Cup co-hosted by 'three or four' nations

Gianni Infantino says a co-hosted tournament would fit in with FIFA policy.

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has said the 2026 World Cup could be co-hosted by three or four countries using four or five grounds each.

Speaking during a visit to 2022 hosts Qatar, he said the move would be "in line with our sustainability and legacy policies."

"We will encourage co-hosting for the World Cup because we need FIFA to show we are reasonable and we have to think about sustainability long-term," he added.

"It is perfectly in line with our sustainability and legacy [policies] to maybe...

Nioclas Anelka: I will name 2010 World Cup mole behind France insult claim

Nicolas Anelka denied insulting Raymond Domenech in the way L'Equipe alleged.

Nicolas Anelka has told Onze Mondial that he will reveal the identity of the dressing room mole whose revelations led to him being sent home from the 2010 World Cup.

A front-page report in L'Equipe that summer said Anelka had allegedly aimed a crude insult at the then national team coach Raymond Domenech at half-time of France's group stage game against Mexico.

The revelation -- which led to the squad going on strike -- was purportedly leaked by a person within the France setup.

Former Real...

Russian hooligans warn England fans over 2018 World Cup violence

Gab Marcotti joins Alison Bender to discuss if the future of the Confederations Cup is in jeopardy.

Russian hooligans have warned England fans that they are "100 percent guaranteed'' to be targeted at the 2018 World Cup.

There were scenes of violence at Euro 2016 as supporters of the two countries clashed, with two England fans left in a critical condition after three days of violence in Marseille while a group of Russian fans charged at England supporters inside the Stade Velodrome.

Speaking to a BBC documentary, Russia's Hooligan Army, a hooligan known as "Vasily the Killer" was quoted in the...

Public get first look at St. Petersburg World Cup venue Zenit Arena

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The Russian public got a first glimpse of the futuristic looking new Zenit Arena, a venue for the 2018 World Cup in St. Petersburg.

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia -- A Russian stadium built for the 2018 World Cup and dogged by problems has opened to the public with mixed reviews.

The 68,000-capacity stadium in St. Petersburg hosted 10,000 locals for a free extreme sports show designed to test the arena's "security system, logistics and other systems," according to deputy city governor Igor Albin.

The stadium has been almost a decade in construction and experienced repeated problems including worker deaths, soaring costs, fraud investigations...