The recent favourites to win the 2018 world cup bid, England seem to be in jepordy. So in a startling move Mars has entered the contest. They claim that there bid is watertight as they have no links with any earth football association so the accusations that blew a hole in the England bid will not affect their claim.
Richard Branson who is supporting the bid after signing an exclusive travel package that will see Virgin Space Travel take all players, officals and fans to Mars says that this bid would be out of this world. "They have an unique atmosphere and it is definitly virgin terriotry for ourselves.
In a countermove an English sweet manufacture is to challenge the sponsor tie in. "It should be us as our slogan says "A Mars a day helps you work rest and play!"
Beckham, when asked about this idea questioned the state of the pitches and as host world would the advantage be unfair. "I do play in the USA which has a different outlook to football, but this is taking it to another level." He explained. He has currently ruled himself out due to injury. England Colleague Wayne Rooney is said to be over the moon about the bid.