The Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) has officially announced its application to host the 2027 Asian Cup. The request was submitted after the Asian Football Confederation announced the bidding to host the largest sporting competition in the Asian continent.
SAFF is expected to submit an integrated proposal that covers all requirements and highlights all international sporting events that have been held in Saudi Arabia over the past two years.
These events received positive feedback and international interest since they had significant success and witnessed a spectacular crowd from all over the world.
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— الاتحاد السعودي لكرة القدم (@saudiFF) February 4, 2020
Yasser Al-Mishal, President of the Football Federation said: Applying for hosting the 2027 Asian Cup came with a desire to succeed in hosting one of the most important continental championships with the support of the General Sports Authority
— مشاريع السعودية (@SaudiProject) February 4, 2020