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Xi tells FIFA chief China wants to host World Cup

No response to South Korea's proposal for 4-nation bid

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China's President Xi Jinping (R) meets FIFA President Gianni Infantino at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on June 14.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- Soccer aficionado Xi Jinping, the president of China, told FIFA President Gianni Infantino that his nation would like to play host to the game's biggest tournament.

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