Mr Trump tweeted his approval on Wednesday in a rare show of unity with Canada and Mexico.
Since the US first hosted the World Cup in 1994 (Denver wasn't one of the host cities), it has been in France, South Korea and Japan (joint-bid), Germany, South Africa and Brazil, with the RussiaWorld Cup beginning on Thursday.
Anxious that rivals might try to turn the vote into a referendum on Trump, who is deeply unpopular in many parts of the world, organizers of the North American bid took pains to dissociate their efforts from politics. In addition, the United bid projected to bring in $14 billion, double that of Morocco.
They even highlighted restrictions on weapons in Morocco in an apparent dig at gun crime in the United States and Mexico. Canadian officials have said they will push to have games played in all three of their host cities.
The tournament kicks off Friday on Fox. Julen Lopetegui, national coach of one of the hot favourites, Spain, was sacked on Wednesday for agreeing to join Real Madrid without telling his employers. "We feel obliged to take this decision".
Fouzi Lekjaa, president of the Moroccan Royal Football Federation, noted Africa has only ever hosted the World Cup once.
The final North American host cities could be announced as late as 2021, according to the statement. Iran was the only country that did not back either.
The 2026 award is also a victory for many of FIFA's corporate partners, which will have the advantage of more teams and the world's biggest media market.
That includes U.S. Sen.
The FIFA World Cup of soccer is coming to Montreal in 2026 and Olympic Stadium is going to finally get the retractable roof it didn't have for the 1976 Olympics.
The United States also bid for the 2022 World Cup, and had been favorite to host that tournament, but lost out to the tiny Gulf state of Qatar at FIFA's congress in 2010. The United Bid offers FIFA and its 211 Member Associations unity, certainty, and opportunity as they prepare to host the largest FIFA World CupTM in history, which will be expanded to a 48‐team format.
Putin called Infantino a, "fighter" in hard times for FIFA and praised his commitment in fighting politics in football and corruption as well. "But when I was five years old, a country called Canada welcomed us in", he told the Congress.
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A spokeswoman for USA military forces in Korea said they had not received any direction to cease joint military drills. As North Korea's closest ally and largest trading partner, China occupies a significant role in North Korean affairs.
As the clock ticked down to the vote, two rebels stood up to say they were satisfied with what the government had offered them. While the clip may breach parliamentary protocol, Bardell said she was willing to risk it for the sake of democracy.
Amazon announced that Amazon Prime members who order Whole Foods online can expect delivery within two hours - for free. With the expansion, Whole Foods deliveries through Prime Now are available in 14 cities nationwide.
Given that Neymar is only 26, it's not really far-fetched to imagine him reaching Ronaldo's 62 and Pele's 77 to set a record. Under Tite , Brazil have regained the swagger that has been missing from recent World Cup squads.
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The 32-year-old Spaniard is also vying for his 17th major trophy, which would move him within three of Roger Federer . He saved three break points in his first service game but a wayward backhand ensured Nadal took the fourth.
Pires continued. "But I think he's a good player if he wants to join Arsenal , I think it would be good news ". Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was crucial to their deal for former Porto defender Diogo Dalot.
Guy Furay, an American party candidate who filed to run, will appear on November's general election ballot as well. Voters will notice a change to South Carolina's iconic "I Voted" stickers when they leave the polls on Tuesday.
Trump and Kim shook hands and posed for photos before their almost 40-minute one-on-one conversation behind closed doors. But he's taking the high road when it comes to the US president's ongoing trash talk against Canada.