Bidding for FIFA’s Other World Cups

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While the FIFA World Cup™ is undoubtedly the most watched and popular sporting event in the world, with many countries dedicating significant resources to both bidding for and hosting the event, FIFA recognises that not all countries have the capacity or hosting capabilities for an event of this scale.

Bidding process
FIFA has simplified its process for bidding for its Other World Cups and has developed a Bidding Manual to help guide member associations (MAs) in com...
    Benefits of bidding for and hosting FIFA’s other World Cup events
    FIFA is committed to ensuring that its member associations maximise the benefits of bidding for and hosting its Other World Cups, both for the continu...



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