I acknowledged earlier that the current set up does not produce the greatest games. The final people want to see is Europe v South America. Now wasn’t this the previous competition. So here we have the team that finished 11th in the second half of the J League one match away from being named the best club side on the world.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has talked about moving the Qq Online Terpercaya competition from December to June and increasing the number of teams to 32. Currently the teams from Europe and South America play two games, the renewed format could possibly mean three more games for them.
He has also hinted that domestic leagues should feature just 18 teams. That is all well and good for the teams that qualify for the FIFA tournament but the majority will lose income.
The fact that Kashima Antlers will earn US$4m for reaching the final is the holy grail clubs look for, and the reason it may happen .
I have no doubt the format will change, with FIFA looking to increase their income at the expense of national associations.
I met Ángel (pronounced Anhel) with a Spanish accent as I checked …