The Bahamas to host the FIFA 2014 Beach Soccer World Cup

The Bahamas to host the FIFA 2014 Beach Soccer World Cup The Bahamas Football Association (BFA) was selected by the FIFA Executive Committee at its meeting today in Marrakech, Morocco, as host the 2017 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. This marks an important landmark in the history of the Caribbean as the Bahamas will become the first country in the region to host a senior FIFA tournament.

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The Bahamas to host the FIFA 2014 Beach Soccer World Cup
The Bahamas to host the FIFA 2014 Beach Soccer World Cup The Bahamas Football Association (BFA) was selected by the FIFA Executive Committee at its meeting today in Marrakech, Morocco, as host the 2017 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. This marks an important landmark in the history of the Caribbean as the Bahamas will become the first country in the region to host a senior FIFA tournament.

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Bahamas wins bid to host 2017 Beach Soccer World Cup
Bahamas wins bid to host 2017 Beach Soccer World Cup First time in history the Caribbean region hosts a senior FIFA tournament. The Bahamas and the Bahamas Football Association (BFA) were selected by the FIFA Executive Committee at its meeting today in Marrakech, Morocco, as host the 2017 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup...

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IOC awards Rio 2016 broadcast rights in Cuba
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Junkanoo Legends 2014
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