The United States, Mexico and Canada won the right to host the 2026 World Cup after easily beating Morocco in a vote by FIFA member nations in Moscow.
The North American bid received 134 of the 203 votes, while Morocco polled 65 in the ballot at a FIFA Congress held in Moscow. Football’s showpiece event will return to the North American continent for the first time since 1994 when the United States hosted the tournament.
Source- The Hindu
Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
- Russia is the host country for FIFA World Cup 2018.
- Qatar will host the next FIFA World Cup in 2022.