Spain and Portugal have the idea of hosting the largest football event in 2030, creating fierce competition with South American candidates consisting of Chile, Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay.
The South American candidate for the 2030 World Cup, which will resume in Paraguay on Thursday and has Chile among the organizers, Fierce competition ..
Spain and Portugal have put together the idea of hosting the largest football event in eight years, presenting a document agreeing to have 11 venues on Spanish territory, 3 and 14 venues in Portuguese cities. ..
When it comes to infrastructure requirements, Iberia bids require a stadium with a minimum of 40,000 spectators for group stage matches, a stadium with a minimum of 60,000 spectators for semifinal matches, and a minimum redoubt. The opening match and final attracted 80,000 spectators.
On the other hand, candidates need at least 72 sub-venues. This will be the center of focus for the teams that fall into that World Cup event and will also have training camps.
In the Iberia candidacy project, a total of 54 are expected to be on Spanish territory and only 18 in Portugal.
Please note that the UK candidate, another European who may overturn the Spanish and Portuguese candidates, has withdrawn from the race to qualify for € 2028. Thus, the UEFA has already declared full support for Iberia.
Thus, candidates from Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and Paraguay have strong rivals. In 2030, the 100th anniversary of the World Cup in Uruguay will be celebrated. This is the first time in history, so Commebol believes it is fair to bring the tournament to South America.
Vice President of Paraguay Hugo Velázquez pointed out that South American candidates do not have the financial resources to compete “with the world’s greatest powers” and are planning the World Cup in a rigorous way. In the history of world football that the first World Cup took place in South America, “he said.