BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Officials announced that Baltimore-Maryland 2026 will welcome the FIFA and U.S. Soccer Inspection Delegation on Monday, Sept. 20, with a public banner exchange.

This is part of Baltimore’s bid to become a host city for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.

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Co-Chairs of the Baltimore-Maryland 2026 World Cup Host Committee Lt. Governor Boyd K. Rutherford and Mayor Brandon Scott are expected to be present.

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This article was originally published September 16, 2021.

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CBS Baltimore Staff