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FIFA announced 16 host cities for the 2026 World Cup

(www.futbolmundial.com).-FIFA announced 16 host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup today at a live event in New York City, selecting 11 cities in the United States, three cities in Mexico and two cities in Canada.

The 2026 FIFA World Cup will mark the first time that three countries have hosted the competition.

Those are the cities announced by FIFA

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NEW YORK, USA – JUNE 16: FIFA President Gianni Infantino (R) and Host and Telemundo Deportes sportscaster Ana Jurka (L) alongside a screen displaying the host cities during the FIFA World Cup 2026™ Host City Announcement on June 16, 2022 in New York, United States. (Photo by Harold Cunningham – FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

The selected cities in alphabetical order are:

UNITED STATES: Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, New York/New Jersey, Philadelphia, San Francisco Bay Area and Seattle.

MEXICO: Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey

CANADA: Toronto, Vancouver

The 16 cities across the United States, Canada and Mexico will host a total of 48 teams and 80 matches under the new expanded format, marking the largest FIFA World Cup in history.

“It’s a historic day for U.S. Soccer and the entire American soccer community, from every corner of our grassroots all the way to the pros and our National Teams,” said U.S. Soccer President Cindy Parlow Cone.

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