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FIFA Inspection Delegation visits Dallas and Houston

The FIFA Inspection Delegation and USA Bid Committee were in Dallas this morning and will be in Houston this afternoon before heading back to Europe.

The FIFA Delegation was scheduled to visit the Dallas Convention Center, a proposed FIFA Congress site, at 6:45 am, then move onto Cowboys Stadium at 7:30. The Delegation was to be welcomed by the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders prior to a private meeting with Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.

Scheduled for this afternoon is a 3:40 pm photo opportunity at Reliant Stadium in Houston. Followed by a media event: the official closing press briefing for the FIFA Inspection Visit at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. Harold Mayne-Nicholls, head of FIFA Inspection Delegation, and Sunil Gulati, president of U.S. Soccer and chairman of USA Bid Committee, will be speaking.

You can see pics of the Dallas visit here. Clark Hunt, Jerry Jones, and Sunil Gulati are but a few of the big wigs in the pics.