TOKYO, JAPAN - JANUARY 29: Actor Brad Pitt gestures as he attends 'The Curious Case of Benjamin Button' Japan Premiere at Roppongi Hills on January 29, 2009 in Tokyo, Japan. The film will open in Japan on Feburary 7. (Photo by Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Brad Pitt
Bend it like Brad?
Brad Pitt has joined the Board of Directors for the U.S.A. Bid Committee to bring the FIFA World Cup to the U.S. in 2018 or 2022, U.S. Soccer has announced.
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Pitt joins a star-studded group on the Board including Spike Lee, Gavin Rossdale, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Drew Carey, Penn Badgley, Oscar De La Hoya, plus current U.S.A. World Cup star Landon Donovan and Mia Hamm.
Soccer fans can sign the petition to support the bid at GoUSABid.com.
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