Despite the threats of a boycott from the major European clubs, FIFA has decided and remains on its positions for the new format of the World Cup clubs.To date, the competition has been a total of seven teams participating in the mini-annual tournament.The new schedule includes a different schedule, / July instead of the Confederation Cup, and the growing number of groups: 24.
First shot for 16 teams
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The first edition should occur during the 2021 season, although the format is not safe to apply. Indeed, the New York Times announced today that FIFA could provide a first draft with only 16 teams instead of 24. To find out the final format, clubs should wait for the next edition, scheduled for 2025. Here, the European Club Association (ECA) , Which is currently fighting this competition, may find an agreement to change again an event that has not yet emerged.