India earn top FIFA seat, eye 2026 SWC

2019-04-06 13:14

India set their sights on qualifying for the 2026 SWC as Praful Patel became their first representative on the powerful FIFA Council.

$11bn promise helps USA-Canada-Mexico land SWC 2026

2018-06-17 05:58

Thanks to this week’s groundbreaking events at the 68th FIFA congress in Moscow, international football won’t be the same again.

World Cup 2026 to crown decades of growth in the US

2018-06-13 19:53

The decision to award the 2026 World Cup to North America follows an explosion in football's popularity across the region.

FIFA eyes big crowds, bigger profits at 2026 World Cup

2018-06-13 16:45

The 2026 World Cup hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico promises to take the tournament to a new level, delivering more teams, bigger crowds and bumper profits.

Trump hails US, Mexico, Canada 2026 SWC win - via Twitter

2018-06-13 14:14

US President Donald Trump has expressed joy via Twitter over the three North American countries winning their bid to host the 2026 Soccer World Cup.

FIFA to vote on North America or Morocco for 2026 SWC

2018-06-13 07:09

FIFA members will vote on whether to award the 2026 Soccer World Cup to a slick North American bid or to Morocco.

Beckham backs North America SWC 2026 bid

2018-06-05 13:11

David Beckham has thrown his weight behind North America's bid to host the 2026 Soccer World Cup as the vote looms.

SAFA to make decision on Morocco, USA WC bid

2018-05-04 11:38

SAFA says it is yet to make a decision to back either Morocco or the USA's Soccer World Cup bids after receiving presentations from both delegations.

Trump warns countries that might oppose North American SWC bid

2018-04-27 09:02

US President Donald Trump tweeted support for the North American 2026 Soccer World Cup bid - and hinted nations who oppose it could face political repercussions.

Chicago, Minneapolis drop out of 2026 SWC bid

2018-03-16 09:31

Chicago and Minneapolis dropped out of the North American bid to host the 2026 Soccer World Cup because of burdensome financial demands by FIFA.


Trump welcomes FIFA chief Infantino, gives press red card

2018-08-29 08:40

Donald Trump welcomed FIFA boss Gianni Infantino to the White House, congratulating football's governing body for awarding the 2026 World Cup to North America.

SA voted AGAINST against Morocco for 2026 SWC

2018-06-14 14:00

Eleven African countries, including South Africa, voted for North America to host the 2026 Soccer World Cup.

Moroccans bitter over World Cup 2026 flop

2018-06-13 18:10

The award of the 2026 World Cup to North America was met with bitter disappointment in Morocco, after its fifth failed bid to host the tournament.

Morocco congratulates North America on SWC 2026 win

2018-06-13 14:21

Morocco have congratulated the United States, Canada and Mexico after they defeated the North African kingdom's bid to host the 2026 Soccer World Cup.

North America named 2026 World Cup hosts

2018-06-13 13:52

The United States, Mexico and Canada won the right to host the 2026 Soccer World Cup after easily beating Morocco in a vote by FIFA member nations.

FIFA to choose between North America or Morocco for 2026 SWC

2018-06-12 08:06

FIFA members will decide on Wednesday whether the 2026 World Cup should be played in North America or in Morocco.

World Cup 2026 rivals in last push

2018-05-20 06:06

The guessing game will be over on May 29 as far as the next important step in the 2026 World Cup bid battle is concerned.

Trump threatens countries who don't back US SWC bid

2018-04-27 18:24

US President Donald Trump is threatening to withhold support from nations who don't back the joint bid to host the 2026 SWC.

FIFA committee begins tour of North America 2026 bid

2018-04-10 08:54

A FIFA evaluation committee launched a five-day inspection tour of the United States, Canada and Mexico in the bidding battle for the 2026 World Cup.

Canada announces support for continental 2026 World Cup bid

2018-03-13 20:25

The Canadian government announced its "support-in-principle" for a trilateral bid to host the 2026 World Cup in Canada, Mexico and the United States.

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