NEWS BRIEF: FIFA chiefs checking out Atlanta for 2026 World Cup potential

FIFA has ATL under the microscope

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A sizable delegation from soccer’s global governing body will arrive in Atlanta on Friday to discuss the possibility of the city hosting a match or two during the 2026 World Cup. FIFA bigwigs are expected to focus on technical aspects of the city as a potential host, such as team training facilities and accommodations for thousands of soccer fans, as well as the specs of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. ajc.com