John McCain Says US, FIFA Should Reconsider Russian World Cup

The Arizona senator says he'd like to see the US and others reconsider the location of the 2018 World Cup.
1:23 | 07/30/14

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John McCain says the US has international allies should use the next World Cup as leverage in the on -- like for Ukraine. Russians were awarded 28 interment -- -- that's the world soccer governing body. McCain broke it down on the ABC ESPN podcast capital gains. I think -- absolutely should be reconsidered but I would patent adds that. A unilateral decision by in the United States. Would not. Bode well I'd like to see the United States and others. Saying the British. Perhaps another country should raise the issue in the room and ordinary meeting -- periodic meeting should they ever -- we need. To discuss this issue they -- appropriate. To have this being used in Russia at this particular time man aren't there are other countries that do would be far less controversial deal. And McCain who is floating the idea along with democratic colleague Chris Murphy might have some of the back from overseas. British deputy prime minister Nick -- -- the UK's Sunday Times that that it would be quote unthinkable. To a prudent to preside over the biggest event -- sports now as for the -- will make the final call they have been steadfast in denying there is any chance. Thinking so it moved. Basically attention focused on Russia -- of the term it will help achieve quote positive change.

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