SAFF President reaffirms commitment to meeting FIFA requirements for 2034 World Cup
Riyadh, November 01, 2023, Yasser Al-Misehal, the President of the Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF), has reaffirmed the federation's unwavering commitment to fulfill all FIFA requirements in their pursuit of hosting the prestigious 2034 FIFA World Cup.
Al-Misehal expressed his deep gratitude to more than 125 football federations from across the globe for their tremendous support of Saudi Arabia's bid to host the 2034 World Cup. He underscored the immense confidence placed in Saudi Arabia's hosting proposal by various nations, which has bolstered the Kingdom's ambition to hold a unique edition of the tournament in eleven years.
This bid represents Saudi Arabia's fervent passion for football and its aspiration to advance the global football landscape, according to Al-Misehal. He stressed that every member of the Saudi football community is dedicated to realizing the dream of witnessing the World Cup hosted in the Kingdom for the very first time.
In a broader context, Al-Misehal extended an open invitation to people worldwide to explore Saudi Arabia's rich cultural heritage and to savor an unparalleled experience in various regions of the country. He emphasized his belief in football's profound ability to inspire future generations and looked forward to the 2034 FIFA World Cup contributing to the advancement of football on a global scale.