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US, Canada and Mexico to host football World Cup 2026

USA, Canada and Mexico will host football’s World Cup 2026 after it saw off a challenge from Morocco at the FIFA Congress.



The joint bid won 134 votes (67 percent) out of the 203 entitled to vote with Morocco bagging 65 (33 percent) when voting took place in Moscow on Wednesday, a day ahead of the Russia World Cup 2018.

The 2026 World Cup will head to North America for the fourth time and will be the first with 48 teams taking part.