As part of the bid, which was decided on by more than 200 member nations and announced at the annual FIFA Congress in Moscow on Wednesday, the USA will host 60 games while Canada and Mexico will each host 10. "Football today is the only victor".
The U.S. previously hosted in 1994 and the potential for a highly lucrative tournament, plus the existing stadiums and infrastructure, likely played a major role in swaying voters.
Not to mention the 2026 World Cup will coincide with the 250-year anniversary of the U.S.' independence.
For Morocco, there was only disappointment after previously unsuccessful bids in 1994 - when the North African nation also lost to the U.S. - in 1998, 2006 and 2010. The projects that we have presented in the Bid Book will be realised.
"We are grateful for the chance to bring to life FIFA's new vision for the future of football", said Decio de Maria, President of Mexico Football Federation and Co‐Chair of the United Bid. The final vote ended with 134 to the United States and 65 for Morocco.
Morocco, on the other hand, promised a "European" World Cup in Africa, playing on the north African nation's proximity to Europe.
Good news for New England soccer fans: The World Cup will more than likely be played at Gillette Stadium in 2026.
The United States will host 60 of the 80 games, including all of those in the latter stages, with Mexico and Canada each hosting ten.
The decision marked the first time that showed how each country had voted following accusations of corruption and double-dealing following the award of the 2018 tournament to Russian Federation and the 2022 competition to Qatar.
Of the 23 stadiums that comprised the bid, 17 are already prepared to host a World Cup match and only six would require some kind of renovation before welcoming the world.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino addressing Congress during the voting.
However, Nigeria's relationship with Morocco has improved over the years leading to a first presidential visit by a Nigerian leader to the North African country. He said it was too early to put a price tag on the upgrades.
A former top aide to the committee has been charged with three counts of making false statements to federal authorities. Watkins is suspected of receiving information from Wolfe, who she was in a relationship with for three years.
I want to put players on the pitch next season that want to be in a different league and understand the challenges of that league. Shaqiri's future, though, may not be sorted out imminently as he is heading to the World Cup in Russian Federation next week.
The Fiver Star Movement on the other hand is the party of the south because the voters mainly come from this region. Salvini wants to undo or at least drastically revamp pension reform that raised retirement ages.
He faces a maximum sentence of five years confinement, forfeiture of all pay and dishonourable discharge for his desertion. Hughes, now 66, was charged with desertion and is being held at Travis Air Force Base in California .
The past 13 champions and 18 of the last 22 have been Indian-American, and that trend could easily continue. Third place gets $20,000, fourth gets $10,000, fifth gets $5,000, and sixth will receive $2,500.
The two leaders met on Tuesday, signing a brief declaration on denuclearisation and reducing tensions. The statement made clear that Pyongyang was expecting USA concessions before any moves by the North.
Steel imports from those countries will now be subject to a 25% tariff, and aluminum imports will be subject to a 10% tariff. Trudeau stated that the tariffs would remain in place unless the USA removed its own set of tariffs.
On it, West's addresses his support of Trump and his slavery comments over a mix of live instrumentation and samples. Add Bobby Brown to the list of people who are not happy with " free thinker " Kanye West .
After arriving at the palace, the royals assembled on the Buckingham Palace balcony to watch a fly-by by the Royal Air Force. Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan Duchess of Sussex attend the Trooping the Color ceremony in London, June 9, 2018 .
Until now, doctors didn't know for sure whether to offer chemotherapy to a large percentage of patients with early stage cancer. Patients were randomly assigned to receive chemotherapy followed by hormonal therapy or hormone therapy alone.
This in the second case in less than a month of a protester being run over by a vehicle belonging to the security forcee. The troops also damaged sixty-seven (67) residential houses and disgraced six (6) women during the month.
Cameras captured Johnson's reunion with family members Wednesday night after a van transported her outside the prison. Johnson says she already has plans to work, wants to write plays and catch up where she left off.
He's said that the eviction from his parents' house is in retaliation for his losing visitation and that he was a good father. Local media report he left the house in Camillus, N.Y., just four hours before his high noon deadline to depart.
That hurts the companies and can lead to more expensive consumer prices, economists say. "They're critical for national security". Dissatisfied with the negotiations, Trump lifted the exemptions, in a move likely to provoke counteraction from trade allies.
The Taliban have announced a ceasefire in Afghanistan over the Eid al-Fitr holiday for the first time since 2001. On Thursday, Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani offered a temporary ceasefire with the Taliban for Eid.
Morneau has called the steel and aluminum tariffs "absurd", because Canada is by no means a security risk to the U.S. Barry Zekelman, the CEO of Atlas Tube, says the new tariffs are not necessarily about steel.
The statement said: "We have not, and will not, agree to the House of Commons binding the government's hands in the negotiations". Anti-Brexit MPs had argued that removing the no-deal outcome was necessary for the vote to be a meaningful one.
The Safety Car was deployed in order to clear the wreckage while stewards opted to take no further action against either driver . Bottas finished second for the fourth time in seven races. "I think they've waited long enough for Ferrari to do well here".
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Trudeau's foreign minister responded by condemning "ad hominem attacks", and Germany and France criticised Trump's comments. Trudeau's office, in turn, said what the Canadian leader said on Saturday was nothing new .
The Warriors are on their fourth appearance, and they got better after their second with the addition of Durant. Golden State will now have four chances to wrap up its title starting with Game 4 on Friday night.
In Singapore, a black Kate Spade New York Women's Watson Lane Sam Tote off e-commerce site Lazada costs around $500. It began by selling handbags before expanding to include clothing, jewelry, bedding, legwear and fragrances.
Ross's visit and their Chinese peers haggled over how to get Beijing to purchase more American farm and energy products. Ross is "going there to tread water", the person said, declining to be identified due to the sensitivity of the matter.
Ukrainian authorities had been quick to blame Russia's "totalitarian machine" for his murder, which Moscow denied. He said had been part of a special Ukrainian operation to thwart a Russian attempt on his life.
The beleaguered retailer said it will close 15 Kmart stores and 48 Sears stores will be closing in early September 2018. In the latest period, Sears said roughly two-thirds of its sales decline was tied to store closures.
Johnson's story first caught the reality television star's eye after she saw a short video about the case posted on social media. Johnson's case meets the criteria for clemency, but President Barack Obama passed over her case three times.