Tag: FIFA World Cup™


‘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The City of Montréal (Canada) has withdrawn from the pool of possible Canadian Host Cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™.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


Camping World Stadium touted as FIFA venue

Orlando meets FIFA

The Greater Orlando 2026 FIFA World Cup™ Pursuit Partners (GO26) – the City of Orlando, Orange County, Orlando City Soccer Club and the Greater Orlando Sports Commission – met with officials from FIFA and U.S. Soccer recently to discuss Camping World Stadium’s (US) infrastructure.... » Read more


Australia, Kiwis land FIFA Women’s World Cup™

FIFA Women World Cup 2023 decision

The 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup™ promises to be eventful at multiple levels. On June 25th it was announced that Australia and New Zealand will stage the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup™. This means that this edition of the Women’s World Cup will be the first in the Southern Hemisphere,... » Read more


Egypt plans to bid for 2030 World Cup, 2032 Olympics

Egypt plans to bid

Even as the dust settles from the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Russia and focus shifts to the 2022 tournament in Qatar, media in Egypt is abuzz with reports that Cairo is planning to bid for the 2030 edition of the biggest football event as well as Olympics 2032. “Our goal is to host the 2030 World... » Read more


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