David Hill Joins World Cup Bid BOD

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Fox Sports chairman David Hill has joined the board of directors for the USA Bid Committee attempting to lure soccer's World Cup back to the United States in 2018 or 2022.

The committee already includes names like ESPN executive vice president for content John Skipper, The Walt Disney Co. president and CEO Robert Iger, MLS founding investor Philip Anschutz and Univision CEO Joe Uva. Former President Bill Clinton is its honorary chairman.

The United States, which hosted the event in 1994, is considered a strong candidate, with many observers expecting the 2018 event to go to England and the 2022 event to land back in the U.S.

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