God The FIFA board approved on Friday to hold the World Cup of Qatar 2022 with 48 teams, With the addition of at least one other country in the Persian Gulf to rise the matches in the tournament.
FIFA president Giorgio Infantino is eager for the tournament to grow from 32 to 48 selections, Which a feasibility study showed that it requires at least one other state out of the five identified.
FIFA will have to work with Qatar to present a proposal to the next council and congressional meetings, to be held in Paris next month, but the only proposal on this issue implies that the next World Cup will be more states.
Before that, it has been given a green light for the World Cup of 48 teams since 2026, when the appointment will be The United States, Canada and Mexico as joint hosts.
FIFA's sustainable stadium states that Qatar should not be forced to share matches with Bahrain, Saudi Arabia or the United Arab Emirates, unless these countries reestablish diplomatic relations and develop airspace with a repulsive.
Given its neutrality in the situation, Kuwait and Oman were cited as the best alternatives for defining adjustments in 2022, But the infrastructure of its stadium received a concise description in the FIFA report.
When it is officially confirmed that the World Cup will be with 48 countries, South America can increase its quotas to six and a half, unlike today four direct and one returns, Which increases the possibilities of chatting.