Tag: World Cup


Ukraine jump on FIFA 2030 show bid bandwagon

Ukraine added to Spanish-Portuguese WC bid

Spain and Portugal this week added Ukraine to their bid for the 2030 World Cup. It will likely be up against bids from South America and a Saudi Arabia-led bid that could feature Egypt and Greece. ‘Forbes’ stated that the most “compact” World Cup ever might be happening in Qatar later this... » Read more


Online jam in Qatar 2022 latest ticket sales

Fans buy over 800,000 tickets for Qatar 2022 in first sales round

Huge online queues built up on April 5th for the latest sale of tickets for the World Cup in Qatar. The ‘NEWS 18’ stated that fans around the world reported waiting more than an hour to get a place on the FIFA website to make an application for tickets which it says will be allocated in a... » Read more


FIFA plans on 2026 spectacle host cities

US World Cup 2026 host cities selection

The world governing body for soccer – FIFA – has announced that it will select the host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ by the end of the year. The 23 candidate host cities for the flagship event – which is being co-hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico – are... » 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


Qatar’s 2022 World Cup training sites on track

2022 World Cup training sites

The training sites for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ are on track for completion by the end of 2019, the Supreme Committee (SC) for Delivery and Legacy announced. The Committee which is responsible for delivering the infrastructure requirement for the tournament is monitoring the development of... » Read more


UnitedBid wins race to host 2026 World Cup

UnitedBid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup™

The joint UnitedBid 2026 by the US, Mexico and Canada was declared winner of the bid to host the 2026 World Cup on Wednesday, receiving 134 of the 203 votes to defeat the underdogs Morocco which polled 65 in the ballot at a FIFA Congress held in Moscow on the eve of this year’s World Cup. The... » Read more