at recent days International Football Association (FIFA) He made three visits to the country to get acquainted with the candidate cities to host World Cup 2026 From the United States, Canada and Mexico. Monterrey, Guadalajara and Mexico City These are the proposed stadiums for Mexico and one of them could be a participant in a football competition.
After evaluating the BBVA, Akron and Azteca stadiums, FIFA approved each of the sites it visited and said Be happy with the commitment which are shown by the authorities of each entity. Colin Smith, Director of FIFA’s Tournaments and Events Division, was responsible for showing his appreciation for the stadiums in Mexico.
When they finished their inspection of each of the World Cup cities, Smith spoke of the impression he gets from every sports venue he visits. Through a press release, FIFA shared the impression made by the members of the Committee after a tour of 22 possible places for him World Cup 2026.
Among the last stadiums visited by the International Football Association Giant Santa Ursula, last week, so he did not miss the opportunity to highlight the reception he received.
“We are very satisfied with the commitment and enthusiasm shown by all the host cities,” he said.
Without forgetting the local area between the three countries, FIFA recognized this United States, Canada and Mexico They are clear on how to take advantage of the opportunity to be the stadiums for the World Cup, which is in line with the goal of the International Federation.
We must remember that Mexico City and the Aztec Stadium Already experienced in the World Cup, where the country has already hosted World Cup 1970 and in 1986, so it positions it as a possible venue for the 2026 edition.
“All of them are clear on how to make the most of the experience world Cup From FIFA, we see the competition as a unique opportunity to welcome the entire world and leave a lasting legacy, which coincides with FIFA’s goal of being a world standard in the organization of sports competitions,” the statement read.
The first place in the country suggested that FIFA should visit was Fall Planned From Monterrey, they later traveled to Guadalajara, Jalisco to visit Chivas Stadium. Finally it was the home of America and Cruz Azul.
The places that participated in the FIFA assessments that will be considered an official World Cup venue are:
United States: Boston, Atlanta, Nashville, Orlando, Washington, DC, Baltimore, New York – New Jersey, Philadelphia, Miami, Kansas City, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Houston, San Francisco and Seattle.
Mexico: Monterrey, Guadalajara, Mexico City.
Canada: Edmonton, Toronto.
By 2022, the stadiums and official venues that will be the venues for the 2026 World Cup will be known.
The task of the Mexican Federation before it has a headquarters in the World Cup
Within international football, there is a special song from Mexico that has brought various problems to FMF About An anti-gay cry. The Mexican national team was punished for using the phrase inciting discrimination and homophobia.
If a country gets a stadium for the 2026 World Cup, it has the obligation to correct then Gianni Infantino, President of FIFA, gave his opinion on the matter And they refused to use chants in sports stadiums. He considered that the FA and other authorities should take measures to create an environment of respect for the ultimate football event.