Will Fifa president Gianni Infantino hand over the 2026 World Cup to China? Photo: AFP
Tim Noonan
Opinion

Opinion

Tim Noonan

Partners in distraction, Fifa needs China as much as the mainland needs it

With president Gianni Infantino proposing an increase in World Cup teams from 32 to 48, underperforming countries may reap rewards they can’t currently earn

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Will Fifa president Gianni Infantino hand over the 2026 World Cup to China? Photo: AFP
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