The ‘United Bid’ saw off Morocco in the final stage of voting – the FIFTH time the African nation has been overlooked
Canada, Mexico and the United States have won their combined bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
The ‘United Bid’ saw off Morocco in the final stage of voting on Wednesday.
It’s the first time three nations will co-host the tournament.
It is also the FIFTH time Morocco have been overlooked as a World Cup host.
The United States and Mexico have both already hosted World Cups – Mexico twice in 1970 and 1986, and USA in 1994 – while Canada staged the Women’s World Cup in 2015.
Their bid featured 16 host cities, with ten in the US, three in Mexico and three in Canada.
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