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FIFA Affirms 9 slots For Africa

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FIFA Affirms 9 slots For Africa

Wed May 10, 2017 11:59 pm

World football governing body, FIFA, has approved the decision to give Africa nine automatic places when the world cup expands to 48 teams in the year 2026.

The move was confirmed on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in Bahrain which has five spots at the championship.

In January 2017, FIFA members voted that the world up should be expanded from 32 teams to 48 starting with the 2026 fiesta.
Allocation:

Asia: 8 direct slots - increased from 4.5 (currently 46 members)

Africa: 9 direct slots - increased from 5 (currently 54 members)

North and central America: 6 direct slots - increased from 3.5 (currently 34 members)

South America: 6 direct slots - increased from 4.5 (currently 10 members)

Oceania: 1 direct slot - increased from 0.5 (currently 11 members)

Europe: 16 direct slots - increased from 13 (currently 55 members)
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Re: FIFA Affirms 9 slots For Africa

Thu May 11, 2017 7:34 pm

Good one but I don't understand the slots for Asian, how many countries there are really worth the space?
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Re: FIFA Affirms 9 slots For Africa

Fri May 12, 2017 7:24 am

I don't understand how this people gives slot. Europe 16 With 55 member countries and Africa 9 slot with 54 member countries.... Who are they cheating...
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Re: FIFA Affirms 9 slots For Africa

Fri May 12, 2017 7:25 am

I don't understand how this people gives slot. Europe 16 With 55 member countries and Africa 9 slot with 54 member countries.... Who are they cheating...

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