Baghdad, India withdrew Today, Monday, from the race to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup, according to what the Confederation announced, and thus Saudi Arabia is the only candidate to win hosting it on its soil.
A statement by the AFC included, “The AFC has been officially notified by the Indian Confederation of the decision to withdraw its candidacy to host the 2027 Asian Cup. It will be the only Saudi file submitted to the 33rd Congress of the AFC, and it will be the first hosting of Saudi Arabia in the finals that began in 1956.”
Qatar also had the honor of organizing the 2023 AFC Asian Cup instead of China, which apologized for its policy on the Corona virus.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency