The next FIFA World Cup is set to be held in December 2015 and will be the event’s 12th edition. The host country for this and the next three editions will be selected by the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) in September 2014.
The six continental football confederations’ continental champion clubs will play against each other and the host country’s champion club.
Four countries have submitted their candidacies as competition hosts; the selection process kicked off in February 2014, with the names of host countries for the 2015 to 2018 editions revealed in September.
Candidate countries are: