Many Americans rooting for Brazil and Mexico for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Many Americans rooting for Brazil and Mexico for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Many Americans rooting for Brazil and Mexico for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Canada will host men's World Cup matches for the first time, while Mexico gets its first taste of the event since 1986.

Three is the new magic number for hosting a World Cup. The latter only managed 65 votes with the former getting 134 votes.

Football has been a major area of focus for the Chinese government, which aims to improve football skills within the country, in a bid to help its plans to host and ultimately win a Fifa World Cup within the next 15 years.

Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, arrived in Moscow on Thursday to attend the opening of World Cup 2018.

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.

Even though it is a joint bid, the United States will enjoy the bulk of the action: 60 of the tournament's 80 matches will be played on U.S. soil, including every game from the quarter-finals onwards.

"The US has put together a STRONG bid w/ Canada & Mexico for the 2026 World Cup", Trump tweeted.

"FIFA's decision recognizes the three countries and, of course, is a vote of confidence for the ability to organize, the quality of infrastructure and the services that Mexico offers", current Mexico president Enrique Pena Nieto said in a statement Wednesday morning.

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The North American victory suggests current Federation Internationale de Football Association leaders don't hold grudges against a country whose government has jailed corrupt sports leaders. "Between the three countries, they would put on an awesome World Cup".

UEFA will push strongly for the 2030 World Cup, keeping the modern rate of every third edition hosted in Europe.

The only real stumbling block on the campaign for the North Americans was concern about the impact of Trump's push for immigration restrictions and a leaked White House outburst about African nations.

"Thank you for entrusting us with the privilege of hosting the World Cup in 2026".

On social media, Moroccans expressed dissatifaction about voting of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait and Lebanon for the joint bid.

Canada's venues will located be in Edmonton, Montreal and Toronto, while the Mexican potential host cities are Guadalajara, Mexico City and Monterrey.

Cordeiro said uniting North America's soccer officials "sent a message" at times of testy political relations between their leaders.

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