2026 World Cup - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2026 World Cup


North America or North Africa – 2026 World Cup host to be revealed June 13

Mar 27, 2018 - 11:52 AM

There are speculations that the evaluation process in unfair on Morocco's part

JOINT BID. The United States, Mexico and Canada announced a joint bid to stage the 2026 World Cup on Monday, aiming to become the first 3-way co-hosts in the history of FIFA's showpiece tournament. Photo by Alfredo Estrella/AFP

U.S., Mexico, Canada issue joint bid for 2026 World Cup

Apr 11, 2017 - 3:39 AM

A bid to become to the first 3 way co hosts in the history of the World Cup is announced in New York

WORLD CUP. Germany's Mario Gotze scores the lone goal of the 2014 World Cup final. Photo by Diego Azubel/EPA

Trump vote won't affect US World Cup bid decision – official

Nov 12, 2016 - 10:36 AM

The US is considered a favorite to host the 2026 World Cup with the bidding process expected to get under way next year

TO BID OR NOT TO BID? The election of Donald Trump as President of the United States will not impact any decision the country may make to bid for the 2026 World Cup. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP