SportsWatch: Nafta partners U.S., Canada and Mexico celebrate FIFA nod to jointly host World Cup

Courtesy of Fox Soccer, here’s a video clip of the moment the united bid submitted by Canada, Mexico and the United States to jointly host the 2026 World Cup was accepted by the world soccer governing body FIFA:

Here’s the moment the USA-Mexico-Canada united bid was awarded the 2026 FIFA World Cup. 🌎🏆 pic.twitter.com/Ip7lQAi5d2

— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) June 13, 2018

Morocco was the united bid’s final rival for the host selection. Morocco received 65 host votes to the 134 cast for the tripartite North American bid.

The podcast Men in Blazers, a longtime, and vehement, critic of FIFA, particularly under former president Sepp Blatter, had this all-caps reaction:

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