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A third era of American soccer is on the horizon

9 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Wednesday's announcement that the U.S., Canada and Mexico will host the 2026 World Cup will be a seminal moment in the sport's growth.
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2026 World Cup is awarded to North America

9 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

The United States, Mexico and Canada easily beat out Morocco for the rights to host the global event, marking its return to the continent after a three-decade drought.
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Estadio Azteca: The only stadium to have three World Cups now Mexico will co-host 2026

9 days ago   |   By ESPN

The United States, Mexico and Canada earned a 134-65 vote win over Morocco to earn the right to host the 2026 World Cup.
MEXICO - A legendary football stadium, symbol of pride for Mexican fans, a gathering ground every fortnight for all walks of life: this is Estadio Azteca. A behemoth that will play host to an unprecedented third World Cup in 2026. Over the past 50 years it has been home to some of the greatest national and global sporting events.
EARLY BEGINNINGS
Designed by architects Pedro Ramirez Vazquez and Rafael Mijares, the stadium was brought to life on communal land in the...
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Twitter Reaction: Biggest day in Canadian soccer history

9 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

With the “United Bid” of Canada, U.S. and Mexico winning the right to host the 2026 World Cup, soccer fans around the globe reacted to what was a historic vote by FIFA in Moscow on Wednesday morning.
Here's a look at some of the reaction across social media.
This is the moment the US, Canada and Mexico found out they'd be hosting the 2026 World Cup pic.twitter.com/xSrgsmtqXK
- CNN June 13, 2018
CONFIRMED 134 votes for United2026 65 votes for Morocco2026 EN 1 vote for ‘None of the bids' 2026 FIFAWorldCup will be hosted by united2026 pic.twitter.com/FB2mkmcj29
- FIFA Media June 13, 2018
ONLY...
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2026 World Cup bid won by U.S, Mexico and Canada: Which venues could host games?

9 days ago   |   By ESPN

The United States, Mexico and Canada earned a 134-65 vote win over Morocco to earn the right to host the 2026 World Cup.
With the United Bid of Canada, Mexico and the U.S. having emerged victorious in its quest to secure the hosting rights for the 2026 World Cup, attention can now shift - in part - to the host cities that will be selected.
The likes of Chicago, which hosted the opening match at the 1994 World Cup, as well as Vancouver, the site of the 2015 Women's World Cup final, opted not to be part of the bid. That said, there are still 23 other potential cities spread out among the...
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USA, Mexico, Canada To Host 2026 World Cup After Joint Bid Beats Morocco

USA, Mexico, Canada To Host 2026 World Cup After Joint Bid Beats Morocco

9 days ago   |   By NESN

Team USA won't be participating in the 2018 World Cup, but it still earned one win this summer.
The United States, Mexico and Canada will host the 2026 World Cup after FIFA voted Wednesday to award soccer's biggest tournament to a “United Bid” of the three North American countries.
The U.S./Mexico/Canada bid received 134 votes from FIFA's delegation, easily beating out its sole competitor, Morocco, which received just 65 votes, and bringing the World Cup to North America for the first time since 1994.
CONFIRMED 134 votes for United2026 65 votes for Morocco2026 EN 1 vote for ‘None of the...
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U.S. Soccer gets the win it desperately needed in Russia with 2026 World Cup decision

U.S. Soccer gets the win it desperately needed in Russia with 2026 World Cup decision

9 days ago   |   By Sporting News

After failing to qualify for 2018, the U.S. federation got exactly the win it needed with the United Bid winning the hosting rights for 2026
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US, Canada & Mexico to host 2026 World Cup

US, Canada & Mexico to host 2026 World Cup

9 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The three nations will share hosting duties, and secure qualification for each nation, meaning Canada will compete in their second ever tournament
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United States, Mexico and Canada bid wins 2026 World Cup vote, will host tournament in eight years

9 days ago   |   By CBSSports

It's massive news for the three countries, with Mexico and USA getting the cup for a second time
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World Cup 2026: What are the hosts cities in USA, Mexico and Canada going to be?

9 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Here are the cities set to host games
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World Cup 2026 to be hosted by USA, Canada and Mexico

9 days ago   |   By The Irish Times

Morocco has now bid and lost out on five occasions, this time to ‘United 2026' bid
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United States, Canada and Mexico awarded the 2026 FIFA World Cup

9 days ago   |   By USA Today

USA TODAY Sports' Martin Rogers discusses the victory for the United States who will host the 2026 FIFA World Cup along with Canada and Mexico.
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United Bid wins convincingly to host 2026 World Cup

9 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

The United States, Mexico and Canada earned a 134-66 vote win over Morocco to earn the right to host the 2026 World Cup.
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U.S., Mexico, Canada to co-host 2026 World Cup

9 days ago   |   By ESPN

The World Cup is coming to North America as the United States, Mexico and Canada are confirmed as hosts of the 2026 tournament.
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