Infantino’s crusade – who really wants or needs it?

WHAT exactly is FIFA up to with regards to the World Cup? Is it hell-bent on destruction of what is supposed to be the premier football event on the planet? Only this week in Dubai, FIFA President Gianni Infantino claimed the FIFA federations are all in favour of expanding the World Cup to 48 teams. Doubtless they have been won over – especially in the developing football worlds – by the promise of greater representation at the big event. Infantino justifies his pursuit of self-induced obesity by citing the encouraging example of Costa Rica in 2014, but this is more … Continue reading Infantino’s crusade – who really wants or needs it?