Fifa's $25bn plan receives fresh criticism from European football leaders
18 May, 2018, 13:47 | Author: Lillian Steele
Infantino, who faces re-election next year, presented the proposal in March for a new summer 24-club World Cup every four years, and a "Global Nations League" with a final eight-country round of matches, also every four years.
One club would also come from the host country with the last side from either South America or Oceania.
Federation Internationale de Football Association has promised a revenue of $25 billion from its proposed new tournaments in a long-term contract with an undisclosed media conglomerate.
The Times reporter Martyn Ziegler claims that UEFA are furious at the proposal as they fear the new tournament could take some of the shine away from the Champions League, the company's main money supplier.
The PFSC consists of elected representatives of the four main stakeholder groups involved in European professional football. Six out of the previous 20 champions lifted the trophy on home soil, while two more hosts made it to the finals, and five more to the semis.
Such a competition could be a game changer for top-level club football in Europe.
Madrid's director of institutional relations, Emilio Butragueno, believes fans would prefer the new tournament over the current seven-team format.
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