DThis is his third trip to Spain in the US Classic after 2007 and 2010. Barcelona Mayor Ada Colo has confirmed in a video message on his Facebook page that he will be hosting the 37th edition of the 1992 Olympic Metropolis in the fight for the oldest trophy in international sport. “Listen, we have good news for sports and the city’s economy: Barcelona will host the US Cup in 2024,” the politician said in his profile.
While the New Zealand Cup defenders and rights holders are still silently announcing their announcement on March 30, Spanish politicians are already celebrating the coup, which was first reported by the Catalan news agency ACN.
Attempts by the team to find an agreement between New Zealand and the New Zealand and Auckland governments on funding for the title defense at home ground had previously failed. In addition to Barcelona, Malaga in Spain, Cork in Ireland and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia were all vying for hosting rights.
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