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World Cup Heading To North America

North American bid bests Morocco

Ryan Witkowski
June 13, 2018 - 6:07 am

The combined bid of the United States, Mexico, and Canada has won the hosting rights for the 2026 World Cup. The North American bid defeated Morocco by a vote of 134-65.

This will be the first time the World Cup has been on US soil since 1994. 


Kathy Nelson, the President of the KC Sports Commission, joined Fescoe in the Morning to discuss the next steps: 

06/13 - Kathy Nelson

Here is MORE from the KC Sports Commission's press conference:

0613 World Cup Q & A Presser.mp3

0613 David Alvey Presser.mp3

0613 Jake Reid Presser.mp3

0613 Sly James Presser.mp3

0613 Mark Donavan Preser.mp3


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