The 2030 World Cup Host Country Competition! Uruguay's 100-year 'Return of Glory'
The 2030 World Cup is about to celebrate its 100th anniversary. Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, and Paraguay recently applied to FIFA to jointly host the World Cup, making it clear that they would commemorate the 100th anniversary of the World Cup, and Uruguay was the first country to host the World Cup. , is more significant. 2030 World Cup Host Country Qualification Portugal, Spain, and Morocco are the first three countries, and they are also vying to apply for the host country qualification. It will be a tough battle to win the 2030 World Cup host country.
The joint hosting of the World Football Championship has become a trend, and cost reduction is the first consideration
In the 2026 World Cup, the United States, Canada, and Mexico jointly hosted the first World Cup. However, due to the readjustment of the 2026 event, the World Cup in-game match has been increased from the original 32 teams to 48 teams, from the World Cup top 16 single knockout round to the World Football Championship top 32 knockout round, and it is maintained that 7 matches must be played before entering the world. In the cup finals, this move not only increased the length of the event, but also increased the cost budget of the host country; after the outbreak of covid-19, hosting large-scale events has become a hot potato, with greater additional economic expenditure, and even cost recovery. This has become a major problem and has become a major challenge for the host country, so multi-national co-hosting has become a solution to reduce costs.
UK, Ireland reject hosting of World Cup 'expensive and vain'
The United Kingdom (United Kingdom) and Ireland, which were also competing for the qualification of the host country of the World Football Championship, jointly issued a statement this year that they would no longer participate in the application for hosting the 2030 World Football Championship. The reason is that the British government is evaluating the European Cup and the World Cup. On the one hand, research shows that hosting a football World Cup must cost taxpayers a huge sum of £2.8 million. Regarding the UK economy, politics, and football, it is believed that the total cost of hosting the European Cup is lower than that of the World Football Championship, and the recycling benefits may be relatively low. better.
The government of the Republic of Ireland believes that Spain and Portugal will have a better chance of qualifying for the 2030 World Cup on behalf of Europe, and they believe that the convenient transportation between Spain and Portugal is more suitable for the World Cup. After many consultations, the five football associations of England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Ireland jointly stated abstention in February this year.
The 100th anniversary of the World Cup, which can only be celebrated once in a lifetime
The president of the South American Football Federation said at a press conference announcing the host country of the 2030 World Cup: "This is not just a matter of one country, but a dream of the whole of South America."
Uruguay's sports director has stated that the 2030 World Cup will be played around 14 stadiums in four countries, but the budget for the event has not yet been revealed. If Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, and Paraguay successfully grab the World Cup hosting qualifications, according to the current competition operation, there are a total of 6 seats in South America, and the host country will occupy 4 seats. If the powerhouse Brazil successfully takes one seat, The remaining 1 seat is bound to be a battle for battle.
In this 2030 World Cup, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile, and Paraguay also grabbed the first place to jointly announce their joint bid to host the World Cup, and then Morocco applied for the host again after 5 defeats. It will be held again in the African region of the World Football. At present, Portugal and Spain, in the presence of the King of Spain, finally put forward a joint bid to host the World Cup. Although many countries have officially proposed the host country of the 2030 World Cup, most people still support Uruguay to commemorate the 100th World Cup. The anniversary World Cup won the host qualification.
But the final battle for the host country of the World Cup will be voted on by FIFA before the 2022 World Cup kicks off.