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Gulati: More U.S-Based Fans Likely To Attend '14 World Cup Than Any Other Foreign Edition03 / 10 / 14
It is nearly certain that more U.S.-based fans will attend the '14 FIFA World Cup in Brazil than any other foreign edition of the tournament in history, according to U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati. In its most recent ticket distribution report for the event -- released late last month...
The ''99 Women''s World Cup Organizing Committee said yesterday that it has sold 260,000 tickets to the int''l soccer event held this summer in the U.S. and has been averaging over 10,000 ticket sales
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