The decision by the international football governing body FIFA to expand the World Cup to 48 teams has not been well met by the Danish football association DBU.
DBU chairman Jesper Møller and head coach Åge Hareide both voiced their concern at the expansion plans, which will involve 16 groups of three teams each at the 2026 World Cup. Furthermore, Møller said he found it worrying that a decision of this magnitude was being made so quickly.
“A tournament with 40 or 48 teams puts further pressure on host nations and infrastructure, so the question is whether the expansion excludes too many …read more
Source: The Copenhagen Post