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 By PA Sport

FA to meet Moroccan and United bids as 2026 World Cup decision looms

U.S. Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro insists President Trump fully supports the North American joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup.
ICC organizer Charlie Stillitano suggests Morocco's late 2026 World Cup bid is no match for the North American joint bid.
U.S. soccer president Sunil Gulati is confident that North America's infrastructure will support its World Cup joint bid.

The two bids for the 2026 World Cup will try to win England's vote on May 31 when they both make presentations to the Football Association board at its next meeting.

The contest between Morocco and the United bid from Canada, Mexico and the United States is now too close to call, providing the North African country's bid passes the technical assessment and makes it onto the ballot for the vote in Moscow on June 13.

That decision is expected by the end of the month, and it is understood that Morocco...

Christian Pulisic: U.S. not focused in World Cup qualifying loss to Trinidad & Tobago

The FC crew assess Christian Pulisic's Dortmund future after he sat down with ESPN's Jeff Carlisle to talk transfer rumours and the USMNT.
Christian Pulisic speaks from Dortmund, Germany, about his plans to play with the USA in the upcoming match against Bolivia in Pennsylvania.

SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- Christian Pulisic has put part of the United States' failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup down to a lack of focus and said that chemistry wasn't the team's biggest problem.

The 19-year-old U.S. international is in the Los Angeles area with his club side, Borussia Dortmund, ahead of Tuesday's friendly with LAFC. Pulisic will then join up with the U.S. men's national team for a few days prior to a Memorial Day friendly against Bolivia.

If Pulisic sees the field for...

 By Tom Marshall

Santos Laguna's Jorge Villafana: Liga MX title more important than missing money

ESPN FC's Tom Marshall catches up with Jorge Villafana, who helped Santos win the Liga MX title two days after being robbed at gunpoint.

TOLUCA, Mexico - U.S. international and Santos Laguna left-back Jorge Villafana has gone through an emotional rollercoaster these last few days.

On Friday, the 28-year-old and his wife were robbed of $20,000 (USD) at gunpoint in Torreon after exchanging money at a shopping center in a horrifying ordeal.

Two days later, he came off the bench to help Santos to win title number six and become one of a handful of players to win both Liga MX and MLS titles, with the left-back playing a key role for...

Christian Pulisic headlines young U.S. squad to face Bolivia on May 28

Herculez Gomez breaks down how the United States would have lined up in Russia had they not failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.
Christian Pulisic speaks from Dortmund, Germany, about his plans to play with the USA in the upcoming match against Bolivia in Pennsylvania.
American international Matt Miazga scores in the second leg of the Eredivisie's Europa League playoff final to extend Vitesse's lead on Utrecht.

Christian Pulisic's return to the U.S. men's national team headlines the 22-man roster named by interim manager Dave Sarachan that will face Bolivia on May 28.

The match, to be held at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pennsylvania, is the first of three that the U.S. will play over the next few weeks. The Americans will also face Ireland in Dublin on June 2 followed by the finale against France in Lyon on June 9.

As has been his habit during his time in charge, Sarachan has emphasized calling...

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U.S., Santos Laguna's Jorge Villafana robbed of $20,000 at gunpoint

Santos are in control of the Liga MX final, but the FC crew are not ruling out Toluca as they head home for the second leg.

United States international and Santos Laguna defender Jorge Villafana was robbed a day after the first leg of the Liga MX final, according to the authorities of the city of Torreon.

Villafana, who was accompanied by his wife, was intercepted by two men who threatened them with a firearm while they were leaving a currency exchange in a shopping center. The assailants robbed the player of 400,000 pesos ($20,000), according to the report from the Police of Coahuila.

Villafana and his wife escaped...