World Cup increase to 48 teams at 2022 finals is 50/50 – FIFA

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - UEFA Nations League - League A - Group 1 - France v Netherlands - Stade de France, Saint-Denis, France - September 9, 2018 France players celebrates with the World Cup trophy during a ceremony after the match REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The chances of FIFA increasing the number of teams at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar from 32 to 48 is 50/50, the president of soccer’s governing body Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday. Infantino, who is in Brazil for a meeting of the South American Football Confederation, told delegates he […]

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