Rabat- President of the Kenyan Football Federation Nick Mwendwa expressed his country’s support for Morocco’s bid to host the 2026 World Cup.
“We will firmly support the Moroccan bid” to organize the football world’s 23rd premier tournament, he told the press in Nairobi. He emphasized that the whole of Africa is backing the Moroccan bid.
Kenya announced its unconditional support following South Africa’s decision to support the Moroccan bid on Monday. The 29th Arab Summit also announced its unanimous support for the Moroccan bid last weekend.
Many countries have already expressed their full support for the Moroccan bid, including Lebanon, Palestine, Nigeria, Qatar, Botswana, France, Luxembourg, Russia, Belgium, Tunisia, Egypt, and Algeria.