'Trump effect' hurting US World Cup bid: FIFA officials are reportedly hesitant to vote in favor of the U.S. bid to host the 2026 World Cup due to President Trump’s rhetoric on African countries.

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TheHill—FIFA officials are reportedly hesitant to vote in favor of the U.S. bid to host the 2026 World Cup due to President Trump’s rhetoric on African countries.

US soccer's joint bid goes up against Morocco as FIFA votes Wednesday on 2026 World Cup host. The U.S. men's national team won’t be competing in the World Cup in Russia this summer, but American soccer could get a big win on Wednesday when FIFA votes on the 2026 World Cup host. Mexico and Canada join the United States in a three-nation joint bid, called the United Bid. The vote in Wednesday’s...