FIFA Council

MOSCOW | Qataris considering a 48-team option for 2022 World Cup

MOSCOW — Qatari organizers of the 2022 World Cup say they’re open to talks about a 48-team tournament, and can see a format to host it alone. FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s wish to add 16 extra teams in 2022 was seen as pushing Qatar toward letting neighboring states into a co-hosting plan. In Moscow last … Continue reading MOSCOW | Qataris considering a 48-team option for 2022 World Cup

Morocco challenge to stay in 2026 WCup contest vs Americans

/March 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — FIFA struggles to move on from the most tainted chapter in its history, even as it attempts to award another World Cup. With less than three months to go until the host of the 2026 World Cup is decided, FIFA is still assessing allegations of skullduggery around the voting more … Continue reading Morocco challenge to stay in 2026 WCup contest vs Americans