2026 World Cup cities Canada: which Canadian cities will be part of the 2026 FIFA Men’s World Cup football? Canada is one of the three host countries of the final round in North America. This host country has two host cities and stadiums: Vancouver (BC Place Stadium) and Toronto (BMO Field) at the FIFA World Cup in 2026. Whereas Mexico has three, out of the sixteen locations in total, and eleven cities will be located in the USA. This has officially been announced on June 16, 2022. Find here the list of the world cup soccer cities which are located in Canada, and read about its characteristics.
The following host cities for the 23rd FIFA Soccer World Cup are located in Canada:
2026 World Cup host Canada
Canada is located in the northern part of North America, bordering the United States on the south side, with a surface area of almost 10,000,000 km² (3.85 million square miles). This makes Canada the second-largest country in the world after Russia. In addition to the (intended) World Cup 2026 host cities, which include Vancouver and Toronto, Canada has other world-class cities, such as the former candidate 2026 WC cities Edmonton and Montreal, as well as Calgary and, of course, its capital, Ottawa. This open, cosmopolitan, welcoming and multicultural country has a population of over 37 million.
FIFA World Cup host cities Canada:
Canada & World Cup soccer
Canada already acquired a great deal of experience when organizing the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2015. The national men’s soccer team of Canada has only qualified for the 1986 World Cup. See also: Canada football. In 2026, Vancouver and Toronto are aiming to write new World Cup Soccer history.
More about Canada
The name Canada comes from ‘kanata’, which is the word for settlement as used by the indigenous people, the St. Lawrence Iroquoi. From the sixteenth century onwards, Canada was mainly populated by French and English people, in addition to its indigenous people, the First Nations and Inuit. French and English are still the official languages today. The country was officially founded in 1867. The federal state of Canada has ten provinces, more than two hundred ethnic groups and many new immigrants. Canada has rugged coastlines, a rainforest, prairies and mountain ranges, as well as several protected nature reserves.
2026 World Cup Stadiums Canada
Want to read about the FIFA Men’s soccer stadiums related to the Canadian cities as described on these pages? See also: 2026 World Cup Stadiums Canada.