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South Korea’s president suggests 2030 World Cup bid with North Korea

Russian President Putin meets with FIFA President Infantino at the FC Krasnodar Stadium in the southern city of Krasnodar

South Korea’s president, Moon Jae-in, has suggested North Korea could be part of a bid to co-host the 2030 World Cup. In a meeting with the Fifa president, Gianni Infantino, Moon said that several countries in north-east Asia – including the isolated North Korea – could form a bloc to share hosting duties for the tournament.

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TPG Capital hired Sanghoon Lee from Morgan Stanley as a partner to find and manage investments in South Korea, more than eight years after the private equity firm’s last major deal in the nation.

Spain are the favourites for Euro 2016, claims Vicente del Bosque

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Vicente del Bosque has claimed Spain are favourites to win a third successive European Championship after seeing his side beat South Korea 6-1. Alvaro Morata and Nolito each scored twice as the champions from 2008 and 2012 warmed up for their defence in style. Manchester City’s David Silva and Cesc Fàbregas of Chelsea were also on target in Salzburg.

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Russian President Putin meets with FIFA President Infantino at the FC Krasnodar Stadium in the southern city of Krasnodar

South Korea’s president suggests 2030 World Cup bid with North Korea

South Korea’s president, Moon Jae-in, has suggested North Korea could be part of a bid to co-host the 2030 World Cup. In a meeting with the Fifa president, Gianni Infantino, Moon said that several countries in north-east Asia – including the isolated North Korea – could form a bloc to share hosting duties for the tournament.