24-team Club World Cup to replace Confederations Cup — FIFA


FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Friday confirmed plans to launch an expanded 24-team Club World Cup in 2021 following a meeting in Miami.

The new tournament, which has drawn threats of a boycott from leading European clubs, is to be staged in June-July 2021 instead of the Confederations Cup.

“I am very happy,” Infantino said after confirming plans for the tournament. (AFP)

– Mar. 15, 2019 @ 18:59 GMT |

(Visited 23 times, 1 visits today)