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Asia’s pathway to the 2026 FIFA World Cup and 2027 AFC Asian Cup confirmed!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Executive Committee has approved the qualification format for Asia’s Road to the 2026 FIFA World Cup as well as the 2027 AFC Asian Cup in preparation of the eight direct spots and single Intercontinental Playoff slot allocated to the AFC by FIFA following the expansion …

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FIFA unveils stellar line-up of 2026 FIFA World Cup Host Cities!

A significant milestone on the road to the 2026 FIFA World Cup was reached last night as the 16 Host Cities that are due to stage matches at the first edition of football’s showpiece to feature 48 teams were unveiled by FIFA. The highly anticipated announcement was made on a …

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Update on 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host city process!

While the selection process for the cities that will host the 2026 FIFA World Cup – the first edition to feature 48 teams and to be held across three countries: Canada, Mexico and the United States – is ongoing, FIFA can today announce two important updates in relation to the …

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FIFA to conclude inspection tour of 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host cities!

After visiting 17 cities in September and October, FIFA will carry out the third round of its inspection tour of the 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host cities from November 17 to 22 as a delegation led by Concacaf President and FIFA Vice-President Victor Montagliani visits Edmonton, Mexico City, Guadalajara, …

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FIFA continues venue visits to 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host cities!

Following the first venue visits that took place in September, FIFA is due to start the second leg of its inspection tour of the 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host cities. Between October 21 and November 1, a delegation led by CONCACAF president and FIFA vice-president Victor Montagliani will visit …

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Candidate host cities look forward to game-changing 2026 FIFA World Cup!

Today, FIFA concluded the first venue visits to the 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host cities, with a delegation led by FIFA Vice-President and CONCACAF President Victor Montagliani, completing a tour of Boston, Nashville, Atlanta, Orlando, Washington DC, Baltimore, New York/New Jersey, Philadelphia and Miami. During every visit, the FIFA …

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FIFA kicks off venue visits to 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host cities!

Following various virtual sessions and continued exchange on a wide range of technical matters, FIFA will launch the first venue visits to the 2026 FIFA World Cup candidate host cities on September 15. The initial tour will last nine days, with visits to the following US cities: Boston, Nashville, Atlanta, …

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Montreal withdraws from the venue selection process for 2026 FIFA World Cup!

FIFA has been informed by Canada Soccer of the decision taken by the City of Montreal to withdraw from the venue selection process for the 2026 FIFA World Cup. FIFA would like to thank Montreal for its participation and all local stakeholders involved for their efforts. FIFA continues to work …

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FIFA confirms timeline for 2026 FIFA World Cup venue selection process!

As part of the next stage of the venue selection process, FIFA has provided further information to the 23 candidate host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup in Canada, Mexico and the United States regarding the timeline with deadlines set for 2021, subject to any restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic. …

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2026 FIFA World Cup media rights awarded in the Nordic territories!

FIFA has awarded the exclusive rights to the 2026 FIFA World Cup to broadcasters in each of the Nordic territories: DR and TV2 in Denmark, YLE and MTV in Finland, TV2 and NRK in Norway, and SVT and TV4 in Sweden. The deals complete FIFA’s current sales cycle in the …

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