Talk of the 2026 World Cup bid campaign

“It’s a dash to the finish line here. At the end of the day, you can’t forget it’s one country, one vote. No one is more important than anyone else. They’re all important. They all have their own challenges, much like we do.”

-- U.S. Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro, one of three co-chairpersons of the United 2026 bid committee, on meeting with representatives of the 207 federations that are expected to vote on the World Cup 2026 host on June 13. Teams headed by the co-chairpersons have met with 70 percent of the voters and they hope to have met every single one by the start of the FIFA Congress in Moscow. (Yahoo Sports)
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