Marszalek Jozef Pilsudski Stadium, Krakow, Poland – September 27, 2022 Ukraine fan with a flare
Ukraine is set to join Spain and Portugal in their bid to host the 2030 soccer World Cup
Ukraine would host one of the groups in the tournament under the plan which is understood to have been sanctioned by Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zelenskiy and the governments of Spain and Portugal, The Times said.
The new partnership is due to be announced by Spain and Portugal soccer chiefs during a news conference at European governing body UEFA’s headquarters on Wednesday, the report added.
The 2022 World Cup will begin on Nov. 20 in Qatar, while the 2026 edition will be played in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.