Tag: host cities


FIFA 2026 show hit-and-miss Host Cities

FIFA host cities for 2026 World Cup announced

A significant milestone on the road to the FIFA World Cup 2026™ was reached on June 16th 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 ‘FIFA’ stated that the highly anticipated announcement was... » Read more


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


FIFA second leg tour of 2026 Host Cities

FIFA 2nd round visit to US stadiums

Following the first venue visits that took place in September, FIFA is due to start the second leg of its inspection tour of the FIFA World Cup 2026™ candidate Host Cities from October 21st. The ‘FIFA’ stated that between October 21st and November 1st, a delegation led by the Confederation of... » 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The City of Montréal (Canada) has withdrawn from the pool of possible Canadian Host Cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™.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


Deadline looms over 4 Euro 2020 host Cities

EURO 2020 more time for 4 host cities

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has handed down the remaining four host cities of Euro 2020 – Munich (Germany), Rome (Italy), Bilbao (Spain), and Dublin (Ireland) – a deadline of April 19th to provide additional information on their plans as regarding giving fans... » Read more


FIFA women soccer spectacle venues declared

FIFA Womens World Cup 2023 stadiums announced

The first-ever FIFA Women’s World Cup™ to be held in the southern hemisphere feels a step closer following the announcement of the Host City and stadia that will welcome the world in 2023. ‘FIFA.com’ stated that 10 stadia across nine cities were revealed early on April 2nd as Australia and... » Read more


UEFA Euro 2020 host Cities sing Čeferin tune

EURO 2021 update April 2021

Pursuant to UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin recently asking all Euro 2020 host Cities to “allow fans into grounds or risk being dropped”, all 12 host cities at Euro 2020 indicated to UEFA on April 5th, 2021 that they will accommodate at least some fans at the tournament in the summer, ahead... » Read more


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