U.S. soccer president Sunil Gulati is confident that North America's infrastructure will support their World Cup joint bid.
North America has a late challenge from North Africa in the contest to host the 2026 World Cup as Morocco announced it will also bid.
Iran has barred two players from national team duty for life after they faced an Israeli club in the Europa League, a government official said.
FC's Jason Dasey recalls his time working with legendary Aussie soccer commentator Les Murray ahead of his state funeral.
Argentina and Uruguay are going ahead with plans to make a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup despite expected competition from China and others.
Morocco are still intending to launch a bid to host the 2026 World Cup and will meet next month's FIFA deadline, according to Amaju Pinnick.