PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Soccer fans have had Thursday circled on their calendar for years. It’s the day Philadelphia could learn if it will be a host city for the 2026 World Cup.
The World Cup will be played across the United States, Mexico and Canada. Now we’ll find out exactly where.READ MORE: Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade, Allowing States To Ban Abortion
FIFA is expected to make their big announcement Thursday afternoon.READ MORE: Philadelphia School Of Circus Arts In West Mounty Airy Kicks Off Summer Camp
If Philly is selected, the games would be played at Lincoln Financial Field.MORE NEWS: Roe v. Wade Overturned: Here's What It Means For Residents In Pennsylvania, New Jersey And Delaware
Sixteen different cities are vying for a total of 10 spots.