Fifa World Cup to Expand to 48 Teams
Is a 48-team World Cup a good idea? Is it not only political reasons, and not sport, that are being taken into account here? Well, at least the expansion will lead to more games, which for football fans is no bad thing.
RFI, 10 January 2017
Fifa's ruling council on Tuesday agreed to expand the 2026 World Cup to 48 nations, up from the current 32-team format. The sixteen extra places could see the entry of more African… Read more »
Fifa President Gianni Infantino.