FIFA, football's international governing body, will expand the World Cup to 48 teams, adding 16 extra nations to the 2026 tournament. The FIFA Council voted unanimously for the change at their meeting.. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
FIFA has rubber-stamped plans to expand the World Cup to 48 teams, brushing aside concerns that enlargement could lower standards. Football’s international governing body unanimously approved the.. Source: Euronews English -
Football’s governing body, FIFA, is holding a council meeting at its headquarters in Zurich on Tuesday. The controversial plan to expand the 2026 World Cup and beyond from 32 to 48 teams will be.. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
2011 World Cup at the historic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai had begun with Sri Lanka looking like putting up a fight, with Mahela Jayawardene scoring a fine hundred. India looked like they would be in a.. Source: nnis Sports English -
Former England manager Graham Taylor has died, aged 72. Taylor enjoyed successful spells in charge of Watford and Aston Villa, both of whom he led to second-place finishes in the English top-flight... SoccerNews.com
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Fifa's Council is expected to approve plans to expand the World Cup to a record 48 teams from 2026 when it meets to vote on the issue on Tuesday.
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Eddie Jones is planning to use the loss of several key players to the British and Irish Lions' squad in New Zealand this year as an opportunity to build strength in depth ahead of the 2019 World Cup. SuperSport
India are set to have a new skipper for this month’s limited-overs contests against England after MS Dhoni relinquished his captaincy of the one-day and Twenty20 sides.
Dhoni, 35, resigned after.. City A.M.