Tag: FIFA World Cup™

FIFA major announcement on 2026 extravaganza

FIFA major announcement for 2026 WC

On June 16th, FIFA will make a major and highly anticipated announcement related to the staging of the FIFA World Cup 2026™ across Canada, Mexico and the United States. The ‘FIFA’ stated that 22 candidate Host Cities are currently vying for the right to stage matches for the 48-team... » Read more

Last two Qatar 2022 qualifiers in June

Qatar to host World Cup play-offs

The last two qualifiers for Qatar 2022 will be hosted in Doha (Qatar) in June. The ‘FIFA’ stated that the FIFA World Cup™ intercontinental playoff matches will take place on June 13th and June 14th, 2022 and will kick off at 21:00 local time. The very last chance to book a spot in Qatar will... » Read more

Qatar 2022 ticket prices take a quantum leap

Ticket applications open for Qatar 2022

The cost of attending the World Cup final is up to 46 percent higher in Qatar than the previous tournament in Russia, fans discovered on January 19th as tickets went on sale. The ‘Miami Herald’ stated that the steep rise in the prices for the FIFA showpiece match since 2018 contrasts with the... » Read more

‘Australia must act now to bag FIFA showcase’

Australia to need a co-host for hosting FIFA World Cup

Football Australia Chief Executive James Johnson has acknowledged that Australia must find a suitable co-host if it wants to be successful in any attempt to host a FIFA World Cup™. ‘The Age’ stated that Johnson confirmed the game has renewed its interest in hosting a men’s World Cup, 11... » Read more

Montréal exit FIFA 2026 Host Cities pool

Montreal withdraws as host candidate for 2026

The City of Montréal (Canada) has withdrawn from the pool of possible Canadian Host Cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™. An announcement in this regard was made on July 6th. The ‘MLS’ stated that costs to taxpayers were cited by Québec Government officials as the reason behind Montreal... » Read more

Qatar to jab FIFA 2022 showpiece visitors

Qatar to provide vaccine to all visitors

HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani of Qatar – while speaking at the 2021 virtual Raisina Dialogue – informed that Qatar will provide vaccine to all 2022 FIFA World Cup™ visitors as a precautionary measure against the... » Read more

Levi’s® Stadium hardsell as FIFA 2026 venue

Levi’s Stadium would like to host FIFA WC 2026

The Bay Area (US) Host Committee participated in the Infrastructure Workshop phase of the host city selection process for the FIFA World Cup 2026™ on March 23rd, 2021 with a virtual presentation to a delegation of FIFA and U.S. Soccer representatives. This stage of the Candidate Host Community... » Read more

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