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Argentina and Uruguay will formally launch a joint bid to host the 2030 edition of the Fifa World Cup national team football tournament next week, the latter nation’s president, Tabaré Vázquez, has confirmed.

Argentina and Uruguay will press ahead with plans for a joint bid for the 2030 Fifa World Cup in the face of what is expected to be strong competition for the hosting rights, according to the former nation’s Sports Secretary, Carlos Mac Allister.

The Uruguayan city of Punta del Este has been announced as a host destination for the 2017-18 edition of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has confirmed that four bids will battle it out for hosting rights to the 2023 edition of its World Cup national team tournament.

The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has announced that Argentina, Colombia and Uruguay will host the new AmeriCup national team tournament, which debuts later this year.

City Football Group (CFG), the parent company of English Premier League football club Manchester City, has confirmed that it has acquired Uruguayan Segunda Division outfit Club Atletico Torque, while it has also announced a partnership with Venezuelan Primera Division team Atletico Venezuela.

City Football Group (CFG), the parent company of English Premier League football club Manchester City, has added another team to its portfolio through an agreement to take control of Uruguayan Segunda Division outfit Club Atletico Torque.

Argentina has revised its bid for basketball’s 2023 men’s World Cup by bringing in Uruguay as a proposed co-host for the national team showpiece.

Fifa president Gianni Infantino has given his tentative backing to a joint bid from Argentina and Uruguay for the 2030 World Cup, stating he is open to reversing the traditional stance of world football’s governing body in opposing co-hosting of its showpiece national team competition.

Argentina and neighbouring Uruguay have formally committed to launching a bid for the 2030 Fifa World Cup, what will be the centenary edition of the national team football tournament following its inaugural staging in the latter country.

Swiss authorities today (Thursday) approved the extradition of Eugenio Figueredo, a former vice-president of football’s global governing body Fifa, to the US.

Chilean Football Association (ANFP) president Sergio Jadue has stated the country is keen to host the 2030 Fifa World Cup, while Uruguayan counterpart Wilmar Valdez has touted the prospect of a joint bid involving his country, Chile and Argentina.

The AUF, football’s governing body in Uruguay, has insisted that its national team’s participation in the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil is not under threat despite the national association being suspended by Conmebol, the sport’s governing body in Latin America.

The president of the South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) has dismissed suggestions Uruguay could be expelled from the forthcoming 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil following the mass resignation of the country’s national football association board.

Four Argentinian football clubs and one Uruguayan club have been sanctioned by football’s world governing body, Fifa, for breaching transfer regulations.

Argentina and Uruguay’s proposal to co-host the 2030 FIFA World Cup has received heavyweight political backing from the Presidents of the two countries.

The governments of Argentina and Uruguay have confirmed that they will support a joint bid for the 2030 FIFA World Cup.