FIFA World Cup Venues

Football is the world’s game and no other tournament captures global attention with such passion and intensity like the FIFA World Cup. Through our extensive experience in designing football venues around the world as well as our expertise in event overlay design and bidding for large global events, Populous is uniquely positioned to provide a holistic response to the hosting of the World Cup.

Populous has taken part in 14 FIFA World Cups from consultant or designer of four stadiums for Russia 2018 to the winning bid for Canada/USA/Mexico 2026, as well as an involvement in event overlays for seven World Cups.

  • 14
    World Cups
  • 6
    Stadiums
  • 4
    Host Bids
Soccer City
Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic & Paralympic Games