North America wins bid for World Cup 2026 — could Bay Area host games?

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SFGate—The 2026 World Cup will be held in North America, officials announced Wednesday, raising the possibility that some games could be held in the Bay Area should the beautiful game come to California. Canada, Mexico and the United States were tapped to host the international tournament that occurs every four years and draws at least 3.43 million viewers. Despite the U.S. team's absence from this year's tournament, the decision to come to North America was based on...

North America wins 2026 bid to host World Cup after lobbying from Trump. The United States, Mexico and Canada won a joint bid early Wednesday morning to host the 2026 World Cup soccer tournament in North America.North America defeated Morocco's bid to host the game...