BC-SOC--World Cup 2026 B, 1251
Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
AP Exclusive: Morocco World Cup bid masks homosexuality ban<
AP Photo LLT105-1105161719<
Eds: Adds dropped comma in quote in eighth paragraph, detail on scoring. With AP Photos.<
By ROB HARRIS<
AP Global Soccer Writer<
A FIFA task force arrived in Morocco on Monday to inspect a World Cup bid that obscures one potential impediment to hosting the 2026 soccer showpiece: Homosexuality is a criminal offense in the north African country.
An Associated Press review of 483 pages ...