Japan is set to bid for World Cup 2022, their star players – Keisuke Honda, Makoto Hasebe and Shunsuke Nakamura will join up to be as an ‘ambassador’ for the bid.
A proposed plan for a 83,000 seater stadium in Osaka is planned. Along with that, the well known manga character “Astro Boy” will be their special ambassador as well.
All looks good for Japan as it will focus on various leading technologies such as 3D vision, 8k definition cameras.
Needless to say, they face strong competition with other countries.
On a sidenote, the recent World Cup 2010 have attracted over 250 million visits – approximately 150 million unique users and about seven billion page views to their website.