Spain-Portugal set to bid for 2030 World Cup
10 June 2019
FIFA Source: Emergence of China spells big problems for England.
Spanish FA announce feasibility study into joint Iberian bid for World Cup 2030.
No mention of African co-hosts.
Spain and Portugal have kickstarted their joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup by ordering a feasibility study into hosting the centennial tournament.
A bid from the two nations has been widely anticipated, although there was no mention of Morocco joining up with them.
The football federations of Spain and Portugal announced on Saturday the beginning of “a deep process of analysis on the possibility of presenting a joint bid to organize the World Cup of 2030”, said the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) in a statement.