FIFA to Review Proposals for World Cup Expansion
FIFA has consented to study choices for growing the World Cup to 40 or 48 teams for 2026 in greater detail.
FIFA member Michel D’Hooghe says the proposals will be made at the football world governing body’s next meeting on January the 9th, 2017.
Fifa president Gianni Infantino.says the feeling amongst the council is rather positive towards expansion.
The 2026 host has not yet been picked, while the 2018 World Cup will be held in Russia and 2022 in Qatar.