Four LatAm nations bid for 2030 World Cup
|bbc.com 14 Feb 2019 at 18:08|
The tournament will mark 100 years since Uruguay hosted the inaugural World Cup in 1930, which they won for the first of their two titles.
It comes just days after a meeting in which for staging the tournament was discussed.
World Cups from 2026 onwards will be contested by 48 teams.
Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay initially announced their plan for a joint bid in 2017, but Chile s president announced on Thursday his country would join it.
"A few months ago I proposed to the presidents of Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay to incorporate Chile, and jointly, to apply for 2030," Sebastian Pinera said on Twitter .