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Canada, US And Mexico Bid To Host FIFA World Cup

Canada, US And Mexico Bid To Host FIFA World Cup

For the first time in the history of organised football, the world may get to watch the FIFA World Cup in three venues simultaneously. This follows the decision of  three countries-Canada, Mexico and the United States of America – to present a joint bid to  FIFA to host the 2026 World Cup. The proposal was made public at the World Trade Center in New York, Monday and was attended by head of soccer federation of

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Why FIFA Council Votes In Favour Of 48-teams

Fifa has voted unanimously in favour of expanding the World Cup from 32 to 48 teams, with the changes set to be introduced at the 2026 tournament after being approved at a Fifa Council meeting in Zurich. The Fifa council confirmed on Tuesday morning that it had unanimously voted in favour of the new format, which will involve 16 groups of three teams that see the top two qualify for a knockout round of 32.