Morocco bids to host 2026 World Cup

Morocco has lodged its bid to host the 2026 soccer World Cup, the country’s football federation said in a statement on Friday.

The offer to host the expanded 48-team tournament would compete with a joint bid from the United States, Mexico and Canada.

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FIFA publishes report of inquiry into Russia 2018, Qatar 2022 World Cup bids

FIFA has published the Report on the Inquiry into the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup Bidding Process, also known as the “Garcia Report”.

The report, which is downloadable on the FIFA website, was published Tuesday after it was leaked to a German newspaper, Bild.

The new chairpersons of the independent Ethics Committee, Maria Claudia Rojas of the investigatory chamber and Vassilios Skouris of the adjudicatory chamber decided to release the report, FIFA said.

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