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Officially launch the candidacy for the 2030 World Cup: Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Paraguay

For some time now, first with Argentina and Uruguay as the singing voices, Conmebol has had the idea of ​​hosting the World Cup in 2030, when the 100th anniversary of the first World Cup competition, played precisely on Charrúa land, is completed. And over time, to make this project more profitable, Chile and Paraguay joined. This Tuesday, from the eastern soil, the candidacy of these four countries to receive the contest within eight years.

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D'Onofrio together with other leaders (AFP).

D’Onofrio together with other leaders (AFP).

The event was held at the Centenario stadium in Montevideo. ORn iconic setting, which hosted the very first World Cup (the final was won by the locals 4-2 against Argentina). At the ceremony were different sports and political actors. Alejandro Domínguez from Conmebol, the Uruguayan president Luis Lacalle Pou plus other leaders from different arches of Paraguay and Chile. From Argentina were present Matías Lammens (Minister of Tourism and Sports) and Rodolfo D’Onofrio, Vice President of AFA.

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“We do not have great economic resources, but we are going to resort to history”, was one of the phrases of the act. In addition, the motto “Together 2030” stands out, with the flag of the countries involved in what would be the future organization of the event. Across the Atlantic Ocean Spain and Portugal appear as direct competitors.

The motto for the 2030 World Cup.

The motto for the 2030 World Cup.

“It is the dream of a continent. Of a Uruguayan people, shared by three other peoples. South America understands that soccer has to recognize and not dispute. There are going to be more World Cups, but 100 years are going to be fulfilled for the only time and you have to go home. It is more than enough reason for FIFA to accept that it is a single candidacy. With the passing of the years there will be other possibilities for other continents,” said the aforementioned Domínguez.

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Alejandro Domínguez with Luis Lacalle Pou (AFP).

Alejandro Domínguez with Luis Lacalle Pou (AFP).

After the appointment in Qatar, the World Cup will move to North America in 2026: Canada, the United States and Mexico. Conmebol has not organized a competition of this type since Brazil 2014, where Argentina reached the final and lost to Germany 1-0 with a goal from Mario Gotze.

Messi and Suárez five years ago, at the beginning of this idea.

Messi and Suárez five years ago, at the beginning of this idea.

Throughout history, Uruguay hosted the 1930 tournament, Chile in 1962, Argentina in 1978 and it would be the first time for Paraguay. Will it happen?

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Source: www.ole.com.ar

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