Miami, Toronto, Mexico City named among 2026 World Cup co-hosts | WorldCup

Miami, Toronto, Mexico City named among 2026 World Cup co-hosts |  WorldCup

FIFA unveils list of 16 cities in United States, Canada, and Mexico that will host matches in 2026 World Cup. FIFA has unveiled the 16 cities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico that will host matches during the 2026 World Cup — the first time in history that three nations will co-host the international … Read more

Toronto named a Canadian host city for FIFA World Cup 2026

Toronto named a Canadian host city for FIFA World Cup 2026

Nothing like a Friday morning to-do list to suddenly make things feel real. The cities of Toronto and Vancouver got the parties started on Thursday evening and were dead right to. Being confirmed as host venues for the world’s biggest sporting event is more than enough reason to pop a few corks. But now the … Read more

Heartbreak for Peru as ‘ecstatic’ Australia qualify for World Cup | Qatar 2022 News

Heartbreak for Peru as ‘ecstatic’ Australia qualify for World Cup |  Qatar 2022 News

Doha, Qatar – Peru’s football fans were left in tears after their team missed out on World Cup 2022 qualification following a 5-4 loss on penalty kicks to Australia. Substitute goalkeeper Andrew Redmayne saved the final penalty from Alex Valera to send Peru packing, much to the disappointment of the vocal 10,000-strong support in the … Read more

Ukraine loses 1-0 to Wales in World Cup qualifying match | World Cup News

Ukraine loses 1-0 to Wales in World Cup qualifying match |  World Cup News

It was an agonizing end to Ukraine’s mission to qualify for Qatar while remaining under invasion by Russia. Ukraine missed out on qualifying for the World Cup after the war-disrupted team was beaten 1-0 by Wales in the European playoff final for the FIFA football showpiece. Andriy Yarmolenko inadvertently headed the ball into his own … Read more

Chile files legal challenge over Ecuador’s World Cup place

Chile files legal challenge over Ecuador’s World Cup place

ZURICH (AP) — A World Cup legal dispute flared Thursday with Chile challenging Ecuador’s place at the finals tournament over an alleged ineligible player. The Chilean soccer federation asked FIFA to investigate its claim that Ecuador player Byron Castillo is actually Colombian and not entitled to have played in qualifying games. The complaint comes more … Read more

Vancouver back in the running to host games in 2026 men’s FIFA World Cup

Vancouver back in the running to host games in 2026 men’s FIFA World Cup

Vancouver is getting another kick at the can. Nearly four years after the province told FIFA they were offside with their demands, the city is getting another shot at hosting one of the premier sporting events in the world. The international governing body for soccer announced on Thursday morning BC Place is being considered as … Read more

Qatar 2022 World Cup draw: Live | Qatar 2022 News

Qatar 2022 World Cup draw: Live |  Qatar 2022 News

blinking-dotLive updateslive updates, The draw takes place in Qatar’s capital Doha. Twenty-nine of the 32 teams have already qualified. Draw takes place at 7pm (16:00 GMT) on Friday Twenty-nine of the 32 teams confirmed Three remaining slots to be confirmed by June World Cup to take place from November 21 to December 18 1 min … Read more

Live from BMO Field: Canada v. Jamaica

Live from BMO Field: Canada v.  Jamaica

This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about permissions/licensing, please go to: www.TorontoStarReprints.com The Star covered the atmosphere, the game, and the partying afterwards in this live blog from BMO Field. By star staff Sun., March … Read more