By Nik Simon For The Mail On Sunday
Published: 22:30 BST, 21 September 2019 | Updated: 22:37 BST, 21 September 2019
Rugby chiefs want to take the World Cup to the US after receiving a proposal to host the tournament in America in 2027 or 2031.
World Rugby, the sport’s governing body, are desperate to make it big in the States and tap into a commercial goldmine.
CEO Brett Gosper told The Mail on Sunday that there has been an ‘expression of interest’ and games could be staged in NFL stadiums.
Rugby chiefs are keen to bring either the 2027 or 2031 Rugby World Cup to the United States
World Rugby CEO Brett Gosper told The Mail on Sunday there was an 'expression of interest'
This year’s tournament has stepped into uncharted territory in Japan and organisers are keen to branch out even further.
France have been selected to host the 2023 World Cup but World Rugby delegates are set to have a double vote to decide who hosts the two tournaments after that.
‘What’s being considered next time is choosing two World Cups — like we