FIFA president Gianni Infantino.
The Swiss do not know if a tournament with 48 countries in a small country like Qatar is feasible. A problem is that the golfstaatje a difficult relationship with neighboring countries like Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates. “I don’t know if it is difficult for the world cup in neighbouring countries to work,” said Infantino.
World cup 2022 may be in multiple countries
“Of course, I also follow the news. But football is not politics and sometimes dreams come true. We know that most of the unions in 2022 to 48 participants want. In that case, there is still more countries, a world cup fever and to keep yet more countries views to qualify.”
In the world cup of 2026 in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, all 48 landenploegen participate.
FIFA wants more countries at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022