And perhaps most persuasive, the North American bid promised Federation Internationale de Football Association a record $11 billion in profit, almost double the $6.6 billion that governing body expects to earn in the 2022 event in Qatar and more than double the US$5 billion estimated by Morocco.
The public vote took place in Moscow, where the 2018 soccer championship begins on Thursday.
City host the first of the 2018/19 clashes, welcoming United to the Etihad Stadium on 10 November and our visit to Old Trafford takes place on 16 March.
Russian Federation coach Stansilav Cherchesov was spot-on with his substitutions in the opening match of their home World Cup on Thursday as Denis Cheryshev scored a brace and Artem Dzyuba also found the net off the bench in a stunning 5-0 triumph over Saudi Arabia.
Nashville was included in the 23 cities involved in the bid, meaning a World Cup game could be played in Music City.
"They have good squads but good squads do not always make good teams", he said. Morocco would have needed to build nine stadiums and renovate five others. Mexico last held the event in 1986, while the USA held the World Cup in 1994.
Russian Federation was among those to switch from backing Morocco to the North American effort at the last minute.
World Cup odds and matchups for opening week of action Make sure to select the "Fubo Premier" bundle that includes all four of the World Cup soccer TV channels in most markets. Dallas's AT&T Stadium and Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium were floated as possible semi-final venues.
Canada, Mexico, and the United States will now jointly manage preparations for the massive events until Federation Internationale de Football Association establishes their operations to manage the competition. "It is a nice message".
Bin Salman appeared to be more light-hearted about the game, stating that any result would actually contribute to relations between the two countries.
The bribery scandal put the governing body on the brink, Infantino told the congress ahead of Wednesday's vote.
"We were tighter, more disciplined, more mature", he said.
The North America bid also had to overcome concerns about the impact of policies from the Trump administration, including attempts to implement a ban on travel by residents of six majority-Muslim countries.
In response, CBS stated that "when reached Wednesday evening, both (Sanders and Shah) declined to comment on the record". White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders won't be the latest to leave President Donald Trump's administration.
In this handout photograph provided by The Strait Times, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , left, is pictured with U.S. In 2009, the Nobel Peace Prize award to newly-elected US President Barack Obama was widely criticized as premature.
Fortnite is now on the Nintendo Switch as well, so players can start enjoying perks and more add-ons like these in the future. "This " Fortnite " account is associated with a platform which does not allow it to operate on Switch", the game said.
Daemon X Machina , a new title in the vein of the Armored Core series, has been unveiled by Nintendo with a new teaser trailer. The game sees players take their customisable mech suit on a variety of missions to thwart an enemy threat.
The final release of Office 2019 for Mac will ship alongside Office 2019 for Windows in the second half of 2018. That subscription qualification is important: only Office 365 subscribers will get this new interface.
Across the state , Colorado's largest fire has burned about 43 square miles (111 square kilometers) over almost two weeks. The Forest Service also advised all dispersed campers near the fire area relocate to other areas of the forest.
On top of that, there are some interesting new war mechanics, such as your troops engaging in battle apart from your main units. The game takes place on Fódlan, where the Church of Seiros exercises great power over the land and its people.
Cristiano Ronaldo vs Lionel Messi
If I knew Poland would get to the semi-final, I'd say Robert Lewandowski is great value at at 33/1, but they are in a hard group. CBS Sports will have you covered for each game, all the important news and more, as well as profiles of all of the teams.
Pressure grows on Merkel to tighten refugee policies
But Merkel is under domestic pressure to pursue a more restrictive immigration policy, including from within her own government. The last parliamentary election in Germany took place in September 2017. "We won't give in!" he told Bild newspaper.
IHOP changes name to promote burgers
Burger King is taking a shot at " IHOP " for temporarily changing its name to "IHOB " to promote the debut of its new burgers. Burger King pulled a similar stunt, renaming the company "Pancake King" on Twitter and changing their logo to reflect that.