Statement on New York New Jersey Selection as Host For The FIFA World Cup 26™ Final


“Hosting The FIFA World Cup 26™ Final will be a historic moment for New York City and our host partners in New Jersey as we bring the world’s largest sporting event to the world’s biggest stage. We are excited to create an unrivaled experience for fans that embraces our region’s love for the game while showcasing the rich diversity, vibrancy, and excitement of the five boroughs as the ultimate destination in the summer of 2026.” - Fred Dixon, President and CEO, New York City Tourism + Conventions