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Which cities would be hosting the 2026 World Cup?

The United 2026 bid, fronted by the USA, Canada and Mexico, has won the bid to become the hosts for the World Cup 2026, beating Morocco at the 68th annual Fifa congress on the eve of the 2018 tournament in Russia.

The United bid countries submitted a 23-city list to FIFA  whittled down from an initial list comprising of 44 and the governing body will pick from 16 cities. Three cities from Canada and three cities from Mexico were also submitted, leaving the United States with the bulk of the hosting duty with 17 cities submitted in the longlist.

United States: Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York/New Jersey, Orlando, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington D.C.

Canada: Edmonton, Montreal, Toronto

Mexico: Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey

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