His Majesty King Mohammed VI, may Allah assist Him, received, on October 5 at the Royal Palace in Rabat, the Minister Delegate in charge of the Budget and President of the Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF), Fouzi Lekjaa, whom the Sovereign has appointed Chairman of the 2030 World Cup Committee in Morocco.
This appointment follows the unanimous selection of the Morocco, Spain, and Portugal bid by the FIFA Council as the sole candidate to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup.
On this occasion, His Majesty the King, may Allah preserve Him, expressed his wishes that the global competition be organized in a spirit of strong ambition, supported by a project that could make this edition a great success.
On October 4, His Majesty King Mohammed VI, may Allah assist Him, announced to the Moroccan people that the FIFA Council has just unanimously selected the Morocco-Spain-Portugal bid as the sole candidate to host the 2030 FIFA World Cup.
According to a statement by the Royal Cabinet, this decision by the Council of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) honors and recognizes Morocco’s position in the world of great nations.
“On this occasion, His Majesty the King extends his congratulations to the Kingdom of Spain and the Republic of Portugal, while reiterating the Kingdom’s commitment to working in perfect synergy with the authorities in charge of the bid in each of the host countries,” concluded the statement.