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‘World Cup 2022 vote must be re-run if corruption proved’

LONDON: The vote for the hosting of the 2022 World Cup must be re-run if corruption allegations surrounding Qatar's winning campaign are proved to be accurate, Lord Goldsmith, a member of FIFA's Independent Governance Committee, said on Monday. A British newspaper on Sunday claimed it had evidence that around $5 million (3 million pounds) was paid to officials in return for votes for Qatar's successful bid, allegations organisers have "vehemently" denied. Goldsmith, Britain's former Attorney General, said that if…