Egypt announced on Friday that it was in consultation with Greece and Saudi Arabia to submit a joint bid for the organization of the 2030 World Cup, according to local media.
“The three countries are working hard” and “the file of the organization (of the Mondial-2030) is under study”said the spokesperson for the Ministry of Sports and Youth, Mohammad Fawzion the DMC television channel.
“Egypt will be one of the best host countries” of such a sporting event, he added, pointing out that his country had hosted many world championships in the past three years.
In August, theUruguayI’Argentinathe Chile and the Paraguay formalized their joint candidacy for the organization of the World Cup 2030 which will mark the centenary of the competition, whose first edition was disputed in Montevideo.
L’Spain and the Portugal, serious contenders for 2030, announced their joint candidacy a year ago. FIFA must designate the host country or countries in 2024. From November 21 to December 18, the Qatar organizes the 2022 World Cup.
The UNITED STATESthe Mexico and the Canada will host the 2026 edition, the 23rd World Cup in history.