Argentina came in fifth, France rank seventh, the 2010 World Champions Spain are eighth whereas England stood to 13th, up from 16th spot last month.
The Australians were thumped 4-1 in Norway, with the Scandinavians jumping eight places to 49, and drew 0-0 with the 16th-ranked Colombians in London, in the Socceroos' final warm up matches before the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.
The Council didn't consider the proposal as it might allow investors to buy FIFA rights to the competition- the global football body has never sold FIFA competitions rights to external investors.
Russian Federation selected 11 host cities to be the venues for the matches of the 2018 World Cup and they are Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod, Yekaterinburg and Samara.Читайте также: Donald Trump cancels South America trip
Hopes of a unifying tournament for the region were eroded when Qatar's neighbors, including Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, cut diplomatic ties a year ago. The last one, hosted by the United Arab Emirates late a year ago, drew an average of just 16,500 spectators to its games.
"We have studied it, we have spoken to the (FIFA decision-making) Council".
Infantino was elected in 2016 following a corruption scandal that hit the organization in 2015. It would also help Infantino deliver on one of the promises he was elected on in 2016, which was to increase revenue. It also would provide a strong platform for Infantino to run for re-election next year.
According to several people with direct knowledge of the meeting, held in Bogotá, Colombia, last month, details of the offer were scant.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.