February's Super Bowl LIII  and the 2020 NCAA Men's Final Four will also be played in the city.
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February's Super Bowl LIII and the 2020 NCAA Men's Final Four will also be played in the city.

The city of Atlanta has hosted several major sporting events since the opening of Mercedes-Benz Stadium last year. 

The city could also host the MLS Cup later this month and is being considered as a site for the 2026 FIFA World Cup.

GPB's Rickey Bevington talks with Atlanta Sports Council President Dan Corso about the economic impact of these events and the teams that represent the city.

GPB's Rickey Bevington talks with Atlanta Sports Council President, Dan Corso about the economic impact of sports in Atlanta.