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Cameron backs World Cup bid


Prime Minister David Cameron has given his support to England's bid to host the 2018 World Cup.

The Football Association has said it can deliver the most lucrative World Cup in the tournament's history, as the bid document is taken to Zurich and preparations are made for David Beckham to hand it over on Friday.

David Bond reports.

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