United States Rugband was badly affected by the pandemic and went into bankruptcy. That is why since World Rugby was urged to run as a possible venue for the World Cup 2027.
World Rugby CEO Brett Gosper strongly urged U.S. rugby leaders to prepare a bid for the 2027 or 2031 tournaments, allowing a sport beset by financial concerns amid a pandemic a better chance. of entering a largely untapped market in North America.
“There is no commercial market like the United States,” Gosper said in a video call. “That doesn’t mean it’s an easy market to enter, but it seems like it needs the force of something as substantial as a Rugby World Cup to really realize its potential.”
The United States is recovering from the economic crisis suffered by the pandemic and that is why the WR leader assured: “They are definitely recovering well in terms of their government structures,” said Gosper, “and they certainly have ambition in that area. of the Rugby World Cup.
We will have to wait to see what the reaction and response of the United States is, which received a strong wink from the highest institution of world rugby.