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Sounders announce executive committee tasked with bringing 2026 FIFA World Cup to Seattle

Fresh off the Seahawk’s win in San Francisco against the 49ers, quarterback Russell Wilson lifts the MLS Cup trophy alongside his wife Ciara during the celebratory Seattle Sounders parade in Seattle on November 12, 2019. 212095

Headlined by power couple Ciara and Russell Wilson, the committee is helping to shape a vision for what the World Cup soccer experience would be in Seattle. FIFA's delegation will visit eight potential host cities, including Seattle, in the coming weeks.

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