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Dow Constantine


Executive Constantine encourages United Bid Committee to select Seattle as a host city for the 2026 World Cup

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King County Executive Dow Constantine today issued the following statement after Seattle was selected as a potential host city for the 2026 World Cup by the United Bid Committee, a group representing the United States, Mexico, and Canada.

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King County is well suited to host the world’s game in 2026 and we strongly encourage FIFA and the United Bid Committee to recognize our unique, welcoming, soccer-frenzied culture. Our metropolitan region is home to a passionate soccer community, woven together by generations of homegrown fans and enthusiasts from across the globe, all eager for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

 

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Chad Lewis, Executive Office, 206-263-125

King County Executive
Dow Constantine
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