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1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.
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Originally posted by willmcc83 willmcc83 wrote:

1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.

Colombia couldn’t afford it - the country was broke.

Qatar are in a completely different boat.

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Originally posted by willmcc83 willmcc83 wrote:

1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.

Taken off them in early 1983. So had 3 years preparation 
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Originally posted by Denis Irwin Denis Irwin wrote:

Originally posted by willmcc83 willmcc83 wrote:

1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.

Taken off them in early 1983. So had 3 years preparation 

Id imagine less red tape as well back then 
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Originally posted by Charlton's Child Charlton's Child wrote:

Originally posted by Denis Irwin Denis Irwin wrote:

Originally posted by willmcc83 willmcc83 wrote:

1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.

Taken off them in early 1983. So had 3 years preparation 

Id imagine less red tape as well back then 

And a lot more Shenanigans as well. Canada and the US put in separate bids 



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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Shedite Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 19 Dec 2018 at 3:43pm
Originally posted by Denis Irwin Denis Irwin wrote:

Originally posted by Charlton's Child Charlton's Child wrote:

Originally posted by Denis Irwin Denis Irwin wrote:

Originally posted by willmcc83 willmcc83 wrote:

1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.

Taken off them in early 1983. So had 3 years preparation 

Id imagine less red tape as well back then 

And a lot more Shenanigans as well. Canada and the US put in separate bids 



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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote pre Madonna Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 19 Dec 2018 at 3:47pm
Originally posted by Shedite Shedite wrote:

Originally posted by Denis Irwin Denis Irwin wrote:

Originally posted by Charlton's Child Charlton's Child wrote:

Originally posted by Denis Irwin Denis Irwin wrote:

Originally posted by willmcc83 willmcc83 wrote:

1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.

Taken off them in early 1983. So had 3 years preparation 

Id imagine less red tape as well back then 

And a lot more Shenanigans as well. Canada and the US put in separate bids 



Never knew Fergie was Scotland manager for WC86
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Originally posted by Zinedine Kilbane 110 Zinedine Kilbane 110 wrote:

Originally posted by willmcc83 willmcc83 wrote:

1986 World Cup was take off Colombia in 1985 and given to Mexico so there is a precedent for this.

Colombia couldn’t afford it - the country was broke.

Qatar are in a completely different boat.
 
Yeah, not suggesting it's going to happen or situation is comparable. Just pointing out it has been switched previously.
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