Without knowing the official headquarters of the World 2026, something is already clear in all the high footballing estates: editing 1930 It will be held in Uruguay and Argentina. The reason is simply to celebrate the centenary of the World in the place where they started and incidentally honor the two finalists of the first world championship.
FIFA's own head Joseph Blatter gave its approval to the project made official before the highest world body of football in 2010. Despite being more than 16 years of long-awaited appointment, Hanged for football in which we review the key factors that will Centenary World.
– The final will be at the Estadio Centenario, the image and likeness of what happened in 1930. The biggest stadiums Montevideo (65.000 viewers) It will also be subjected to a profound change provided to rise of a World.
– It will be a World Cup with 40 selections. FIFA takes time to run-run to increase the teams participating in the World Cup and all indications are that this special commemoration will participate to eight selections of current.
– Argentina will have the honor of playing the final and the opening match but change will most venues. It is expected to save the Grand Central Park, Estadio Centenario and to build the new stadium Peñarol, all other stages are Argentine. It is almost certain that the Bombonera, Monumental, the new Estadio Unico de la Plata or the President Perón Avellaneda clinchers host of the second phase.
– The opening will be in the Gran Parque Central, the stadium that opened the competition 1930. Located in Montevideo, It is the site of the National and houses 28.000 viewers, capacity would be increased for the event thanks to a profound renewal that plans to undertake in the near future.
The World 2030 the second will be jointly organized after Korea and Japan and will feature several special more. Argentina will play all their matches in their territory, the same as Uruguay. both teams, only they could face in a hypothetical final, it would obviously on blue ground. There's still a lot, but the World 2030 and revving. And all this, without even knowing where it will be held in 2026.