A joint bid by the USA, Canada and Mexico has been chosen to host the 2026 FIFA World cup.
The joint bid defeated Morocco the only African team contesting against the United bid after vote by the FIFA committee.
134 votes went for the United bid, 65 for the Morocco bid and 1 for none of the bids.
Joint bid by US, Canada and Mexico will see games played in 16 host cities with the final to be held at the MetLife stadium in NeywYork.
The 2026 tournament will be the biggest World Cup ever held with 48 teams to participate in 80 games to be played in total.