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    FIFA's Gianni Infantino unveils plan for 48-team World Cup with play-in round Raphael Honigstein joins the FC crew to break down the proposed changes to the World Cup by FIFA president Gianni Infantino. FIFA President Gianni Infantino has proposed an expansion to a 48-team format in the World cup, FC's Gab Marcotti breaks it down. FIFA president Gianni Infantino is...

    Scotland assistant Mark McGhee backs plan for 48-team World Cup ESPN FC's Craig Burley starts steaming up after learning that FIFA has plans to possibly expand the World Cup to 48 teams. Scotland assistant manager Mark McGhee feels the Euro 2016 contribution made by the likes of Wales and Iceland proves that expanding the World Cup could be a good...

    FIFA blocks stadium rock concerts ahead of 2018 World Cup FIFA president Gianni Infantino explains the options available to create an expanded World Cup competition. The ESPN FC crew discuss some of the potential pitfalls of an expanded FIFA World Cup. FIFA has blocked rock concerts from being staged in World Cup stadiums in the weeks before the 2018 tournament...

    Dutch union FNV threatens FIFA with legal action over World Cup in Qatar Mustafa Qadri from Amnesty International joins Bob Ley to discuss a new report that suggests working conditions in Qatar have hardly changed. ESPN FC's Stuart Holden and Shaka Hislop discuss the latest decision made by FIFA that will see the first winter World Cup final set for...

    FIFA to study expanding 2026 World Cup to 40 or 48 teams FIFA president Gianni Infantino explains the options available to create an expanded World Cup competition. FIFA President Gianni Infantino has proposed an expansion to a 48-team format in the World cup, FC's Gab Marcotti breaks it down. FIFA is to take a closer look at the options for...

    DFB president Reinhard Grindel cools 2018 World Cup boycott talk Reinhard Grindel is a former member of the German parliament. German Football Association (DFB) president Reinhard Grindel has played down talk of a 2018 World Cup boycott, amid ongoing frictions between Russia and the western world over the conflict in Syria. Tensions have risen over the past week after the United States...

    FIFA council 'rather positive' toward 48-team World Cup - Gianni Infantino Raphael Honigstein joins the FC crew to break down the proposed changes to the World Cup by FIFA president Gianni Infantino. The prospect of an expanded World Cup 40 or 48 teams moved a step closer on Thursday after FIFA president Gianni Infantino revealed that the organisation's highest decision-making...

    Humility needed from English-speaking world to end corruption - FIFA VP FIFA President Gianni Infantino has proposed an expansion to a 48-team format in the World cup, FC's Gab Marcotti breaks it down. LONDON -- Officials in the English-speaking world should try to be humble rather than pompous when they talk about ethics and ending corruption in football, a FIFA...

    World Cup expansion increases CONCACAF's hopes of hosting in 2026 FIFA President Gianni Infantino has proposed an expansion to a 48-team format in the World cup, FC's Gab Marcotti breaks it down. Expanding the World Cup to 48 teams will enhance North America's credentials in the 2026 bidding contest, CONCACAF hopes. FIFA president Gianni Infantino has unveiled plans to increase the number...

    North America emerging as leading candidate to host 2026 World Cup FIFA president Gianni Infantino explains the options available to create an expanded World Cup competition. The ESPN FC crew discuss some of the potential pitfalls of an expanded FIFA World Cup. The FC panel discuss one change they would each make on a global scale in football. ZURICH --...

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