The International Football Federation (Fifa) will hold a summit on December 20 to consider its controversial proposal for a World Cup every two years, for which it has been campaigning for several weeks, she announced Wednesday.
The 211 member national federations will meet by videoconference, "
to discuss the future of football after having been informed in detail of the consultation process underway on the subject,
" explains Fifa.
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The governing body of world football, which launched from May 2021 a feasibility study on the holding of the World Cup every two years, "
listens to all opinions in an inclusive and exhaustive consultation process
", assures its president Gianni Infantino , cited in the press release.
The summit will “
aim to reach an agreement
” on the international calendar, and the distribution of international windows and periods when players are available to their clubs, ensures Fifa.