The prospect of heavyweight political support emerged after David Beckham lent his customary charm to England's stand at a "bidders' expo" for Fifa delegates, where he found himself in competition with Roman Abramovich, who was present to support major rivals Russia.
England and Russia are increasingly focusing on each other as the main contenders for the 2018 bid, but Beckham and the Chelsea owner defused any tension with a demonstration of diplomatic respect.
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